Saw 2 good movies. Both are old-fashioned epics. There Will Be Blood–a story of greed w/out redemption–is from Paul Thomas Anderson, the brilliant director of the classic Boogie Nights. Atonement is a poignant tale of lost love & dreams unrealized.
Surprised there’s a bust? What about the BIG $ banks & speculators MADE during the frenzied boom years? Nothing lasts forever, baby.
With distractions from the primaries & Britney updates, swept under the carpet are these reality sandwiches: Iran & more Iran.
1. Read an incredible op-ed in the NY Times on the Byzantine world of Benazir Bhutto. For me it shines new lite on her. Particularly note her brother’s mysterious murder.After reading this, I think about her young son & husband–who