Violence against women in movies, spoliers Show more
When you sit down to watch a WWII movie, you don't necessarily expect to see Telly Savalas fetishistically stab a lady. What I'm saying is, trigger warning on The Dirty Dozen.
Oh, and we see a hanging.
Disease, education Show more
As I begin the teach the annual Language and Taboo unit, I start looking for sources about breaking the taboo of discussing breast cancer. I'm finding lot of stuff from the 90s on, but am getting frustrated with not finding anything earlier.
"Why can't I find the accounts of women's experience with breast cancer before1975?" I wonder.
Then I remember I am doing a unit on taboo. Ah. I am not a smart man.
Strong feelings about Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battlr Show more
Fuck this game! Fuck this game! Fuck this game! Fuck this game! Fuck this game! Fuck this game!
After deciding in college that I didn't like Old Fashioneds, I mixed one from Kingsley Amis's book and it was damn tasty! However, after some Googling, I determined that I am probably not drinking an Old Fashioned, but something close to a whiskey sour.
Whatever, my drink tastes good, but I wonder how Amis got so far from the pack on this one.
Teacher. Married. 1 child. He/him.
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