Our friends are hard to shop for. They all go out and buy or make the stuff they really want, and that means that we have to think extra long and hard (heh) about what to get them. So, it's really no surprise when, around this time last year, Amanda decided to buy one of her pals porn. After all, he'd never really seen much porn, and he didn't need much else. Turns out, she … [Read more...] about Porn? For me?
So, a couple of months ago was the 10-year anniversary of Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet. I remember this release very specifically, for several reasons. 1) I was in college (omg I'm so old) and taking all the Shakespeare courses that the university offered. The professor was this amazing woman with a soft voice and hair kind of like Crystal Gayle. I cannot remember whether or … [Read more...] about leo + claire = *sigh*
I'm sure Alanis Morissette would say it's ironic that I would position myself in a comfy chair in Starbucks to transcribe an interview with Chris Seefried, member of the new collaboration Low Stars, a band whose first album was released in collaboration with…Starbucks. Never let it be said that I don't enjoy Ms. Morissette's particular brand of irony, or a caramel … [Read more...] about PG Interview: Low Stars’ Chris Seefried
Chris Lowell joined the third season of Veronica Mars amidst a sea of speculation about his character, Stosh Piznarski. Would Piz be another bump in the road to ultimate bliss for fan-favorites Veronica and Logan? How long would it take before this nice-guy character revealed his true nature -- as nothing more than a plot device designed to slow down true love? Coming off of … [Read more...] about PG Interview: Veronica Mars’ Chris Lowell
My friend Nicole and I will be sitting on my couch come this Friday night, surrounded by my two dogs, one cat, and numerous fleece blankets to keep us warm. Because Nicole and I tend to drag out each season as long as possible -- thank you, Tivo -- it doesn't really feel like it's been gone for THAT long. But it's been months and months since we've swooned over Tommy and … [Read more...] about OMG! New Instant Star!