U2 and Me: How Long to Sing this Song?

I arrived at home this morning nearly 18 hours after I left it, wearing the same clothes, the same contact lenses. My ears still rang, my voice was ragged. I had crossed one national border, ridden the Toronto subway for nearly a dozen stops, been hoodwinked out of $12 dollars by the fare collector, gone … Continue reading U2 and Me: How Long to Sing this Song?

The Pixar Letdown: The Importance of Dangerous Storytelling

I've been thinking a lot lately about why Cars 2 has flopped. I haven't seen the movie, mostly because of the logistical constraints brought on by two toddlers. But I still hope to sneak out one of these days and find a couple hours to digest it, mostly because - as much as I admire … Continue reading The Pixar Letdown: The Importance of Dangerous Storytelling