Monthly Archives: November 2018

My Fair Lady

I worked all day in the office and didn’t get very much done.  I gave a decent lecture, I thought.  I headed home and watched “My Fair Lady” on Blu-ray.  You can think about the movie that was never made, … Continue reading

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The African Queen

I did my laundry, but with threatening skies overhead, I stayed inside and watched “The African Queen” before I went to work.  I thought it was still an enjoyable movie, even if the acting seemed obvious at several moments and … Continue reading

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Bridesmaids

I sat in the office all afternoon grading papers and gave two lectures and handed out two quizzes. It took a long time for me to get back home. I watched “Bridesmaids” again. I thought Kristen Wiig was hilarious in … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors 116, Orlando Magic 110

I heard about the death of Bernardo Bertolucci. He was one of the biggest film directors in the world in the 1970s, with “The Conformist,” “Last Tango in Paris,” and “1900.” This comes soon after the death of Nicolas Roeg. … Continue reading

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Can You Ever Forgive Me?

My cough subsided.  I watched CBS Sunday Morning and took interest in the segment about John Prine.  I watched a little bit of the Raiders game in Baltimore before I went to the theatre to see “Can You Ever Forgive … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors 117, Sacramento Kings 116

I had to go to work on a Saturday morning. My cough bothered me, and I had second thoughts about going to a basketball game afterwards. I stopped to buy cold medicine and cough drops, but it didn’t help me … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors 125, Portland Trail Blazers 97

I went out to Best Buy to buy a few more videos, and I managed to find a copy of a Nintendo Switch game for $20.  I took the bus out to Big 5 and bought a pair of shoes … Continue reading

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