GET OUT THE POPCORN: HOMICIDAL AND STRAIT-JACKET

I can’t much stomach the violence in Mafia, sci-fi thriller, or drug war movies but I am crazy for women-gone-loony black-and-white sixties flicks: Whatever Happened to Baby Jane; Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlotte; The Nanny… If you have any bent in this direction yourself, check out this insanely over-the-top William Castle double feature. Here’s Joan Crawford in STRAIT-JACKET […]

THE NEW EVANGELIZATION

Recently I read this story about 26-year-old Nick Kleckner who, having discovered that material goods didn’t nourish his soul, decided to walk 2600 miles across America, starting in Jacksonville, Florida, with little more than an ipod and a cell phone, fasting until given food to eat, receiving and giving, communing with the homeless. A kind […]