Laura Dern is a genius.
Man, she’s giving the performance of a lifetime on Enlightened. I would marry Mike White. And, this is kind of a backhanded compliment, but Jonathan Demme’s direction is the best work he has done in 20 years or so. This show is made for me. I love it I love it I love it.
I know everybody and their blogger sister has chimed in about Girls and, honestly, not that I would ever ask people to stop talking but people wear their hatred/love of the show as a sort of badge that honestly really resembles whatever they hate about the show/what the show makes fun of…. Not sure that came out right. Like, I’m not sure the show is making fun of anything, though I do...
Breaking Bad Thoughts
Who names one of their daughters Skyler and the other one…Marie? Sorry. I have a problem with that. Does not compute.
More about Breaking Brad
Also about Breaking Bad
I’m in Season 3 right now. Have they mentioned how Marie is like totes crazy about violet? I mean, I know they’ve touched on her OCD tendencies, so I’m chalking it up to that, but Skyler, or however the eff you spell her name, was stunned by her stealing and has grown up with her and…I just think maybe she would also notice that her sister is super obsessed with purple.
A moment about Breaking Bad
I’ve read a few things recently about how Aaron Paul’s casting in Breaking Bad was a problem for the producers because they thought he was too good-looking (which has happened to me exactly once and was the single most gratifying experience of 1994) and I thought that was a little stupid because he’s, while obviously very cute- he’s skinny and small and that would play with...