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richard-goodman's picture
Dec.10.2013
A recent article in the New York Times about John Waters reminded me how much I dig this guy. John Waters has always been himself. He doesn't give a good goddam what you think about what he does or says or what kind of movies he makes. He's not aggressive about it. He just is. There are really...
jo-maeder's picture
Aug.31.2011
I’ve just finished John Water’s latest funhouse of memories and musings, Role Models. There’s a spray of pink slips of paper sprouting from the top of it now – markers of captivating passages. I know, I know. With an e-reader you can highlight, search for keywords and deodorize a room at the...
alan-n-shapiro's picture
Mar.20.2010
 Desperate Living: John Waters' Science Fiction Dystopia  Alan N. Shapiro  Maybe it was the mono sound of my budget-priced video recorder, which the salesperson at Saturn Hansa had dubbed the 'Trabant' (der Trabi, das Symbol eines verschwundenen Landes, the symbol of a disappeared country, hat...
geri-spieler's picture
Aug.11.2009
It seems it is the season for paroling women who attempt to assassinate our presidents and those who commit heinous crimes. Sara Jane Moore, the middle aged woman and a mother who shot at Pres. Ford in 1975 was released from prison December 2007. Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, the...