“Fear: Trump in the White House” Discussion Thread

Bob Woodward’s new book “Fear: Trump in the White House” hits stores September 11, but details have started coming out already. This is your place to discuss the book and its various revelations. Some stories with early details: https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/04/politics/bob-woodward-book-donald-trump-fear/index.html The … Continue reading “Fear: Trump in the White House” Discussion Thread

Building Entertainment: The Animated Films of the Walt Disney Studio. Pixar Edition. WALL-E

Welcome to my weekly discussion of the animated films of the Walt Disney Studio. I’m proceeding mostly chronologically. The title comes from a quote from Walt, “I never called my work an ‘art’ It’s part of show business, the business … Continue reading Building Entertainment: The Animated Films of the Walt Disney Studio. Pixar Edition. WALL-E

The Weekly History Thread Makes the Deadliest Friend

Welcome to this week’s History Thread! This week will discuss unlikely alliances, be they political, military, dynastic, artistic, etc. Events make strange bedfellows, sometimes literally, so let’s celebrate them. Today’s picture: September 4 commemorates two more seminal dates in American … Continue reading The Weekly History Thread Makes the Deadliest Friend