“Friendless Child” – BOARDWALK EMPIRE Season 5, Episode 7
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“Friendless Child” – BOARDWALK EMPIRE Season 5, Episode 7

“I told myself, ‘If he’s doing OK, it was worth it.’” The war between Luciano and Nucky is yet another victim of BOARDWALK’s abbreviated final season, and the main thrust of this episode revolves around the mutual kidnapping of Bugsy (at the time, “Benny”) Siegel and Willie Thompson. After the extended montage that opens the … Continue reading

On Playing Kim Kardashian’s New iPhone Game until She Made Me Stop
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On Playing Kim Kardashian’s New iPhone Game until She Made Me Stop

You guys!!!! Kim Kardashian is the new Candy Crush!!!!!   But really. Sitting at #5 on the Apple Store Top Free list, her new game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, is a “free” Sims-esque iPhone game in which you – [Insert Name Here] or, accept game-created name (mine is Nevaeh) – meet Kim, befriend Kim, and slowly but … Continue reading

2013 In Reuview: Tube Top Ten Words of the Year
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2013 In Reuview: Tube Top Ten Words of the Year

This is a list of the most relevant words or phrases from 2013, measured by a few different components. The first criterion would be “twitteriness,” i.e. how much you’d see it hashtagged now relative to prior years. Other qualities include “knee-jerkiness,” which includes terms that people like to throw out in a very reactionary way, … Continue reading

The Bling Ring + META Pop Culture + Really though, I just wanna rob…
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The Bling Ring + META Pop Culture + Really though, I just wanna rob…

Despite its not-so-stellar reviews, I saw The Bling Ring last weekend because I’m obsessed with Emma Watson and also think pretty people/things are cool and nice. I don’t love Sophia Coppola. I wasn’t expecting anything Oscar-worthy. I went into the movie with low expectations, and wasn’t too disappointed when I left the theater. HOWEVER: Having … Continue reading

Book Review: Everything Is Perfect When You’re A Liar
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Book Review: Everything Is Perfect When You’re A Liar

Kelly Oxford is a web-celeb/blogger/mommy/troublemaker who has pretty much always wanted to be a writer and never given up on it. That’s hot, no? She’s hot too. Despite her deepest concerns that three babies have ruined her “stomach skin” – “more than 50 percent fat. Skinniest fat ever.” – she has been doing Tracy Anderson … Continue reading