Daily Archives: January 17, 2014

Disco Sucks Open Thread

I came of age in the middle of the Disco Era. It was a strange period of dancing madness that swept the nation. Don’t tell anyone, but my secret shame is I know how to do the Hustle and more … Continue reading

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A Strange Bird

Among yesterday’s Oscar nominees was this movie, nominated for Best Documentary Feature: ‘The Act of Killing’ relives a murderous era in Indonesia To describe “The Act of Killing” as a riveting documentary about Indonesian death squads that terrorized that country’s … Continue reading

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