Tag Archives: Movies

Heartlander of the Week: Eat a Good Breakfast

To the Breakfast Club ensemble, on their thirtieth anniversary. Because, why not? 🙂

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Heartlander of the Week: Bolt Hole

This week’s Heartlander is J.K. Rowling. For throwing in with the Tiny House Movement and building a replica of the Hagrid Hut on her estate as her summer house/ writer’s cottage/ she cave retreat. As someone who has lived in … Continue reading

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Fight Like a Girl

So, this week’s news in feminism is that Emma Watson of Harry Potter fame gave an impassioned speech advocating for gender equality. The response of some internet troll: He plans to post naked pictures of Ms. Watson that he got … Continue reading

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The Fragments of Yesterday

The other day, I was fishing through the drawer in my kitchen that contains my recipe binder, looking for a recipe I thought I had in hard copy. My recipe binder is one of those tony, commercial binders with custom … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Retro-chic

To the Guardians of the Galaxy cast and crew, for bringing back the 70s-80s, in all its varigated colors and shades. For those who might not remember, the 70s and most of the 80s were another extended economic doldrum that … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Painful Losses

This week. Oooh, the cries of, its only Tuesday, please stop. To Robin Williams—I actually looked up his filmography. Following on Mork & Mindy, he was pretty much in at least one major movie a year for the past 30 … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: All Heart

Happy Valentine’s Day, Everyone! Valentine’s  Day—about so many things:  love, lust, romance, weddings, engagements, dinners, candy, flowers, kind words, cards, pretty pictures traded on the interwebs, hugs, kisses. Remember those tiny little valentine’s day cards, the ones that were hardly … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Heartless

To Vladimir Putin, for being an INTJ. Does anyone else remember the string of Nearly Dead Soviet leaders with their steel worker beer guts, warm death styling and 15 month life expectancy?  For those of you who missed or ignored … Continue reading

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Secrets & Lies

So, for some inexplicable reason, Lifetime decided to resurrect the 1980s Pulp Fiction novel, Flowers in the Attic, last weekend.  Without giving it any more airtime or glory, it’s a rather awkward series of novels about a family that one … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned from Time Travel

So, this past 4th of July Holiday, I was watching old Parliament Funkadelic videos, as you do.  I would have watched Independence Day, the contemporary classic by American Patriot and auteur, Roland Emmerich (yes, I realize he is actually German), … Continue reading

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