On one hand, Pete's Dragon and The Fox and the Hound are both awesome Disney movies.
Peter O'Toole was nominated eight times without a win, and he was ten times the actor Leo is. I don't get it.
You can read a fitting obituary here, but I'd like to offer my personal experience with this South Carolina icon.
I got my first job rather late, at the old age of seventeen. That's the age you have to be to work in a movie theater, or at least to clean movie theaters. Heaven help us if a sixteen year old caught sight of a boob while scanning a showing for disruptions. Of course, I took great pride in keeping underage teenagers…
I love it.
On one hand, my wife wants me to be more honest with me about my feelings. On the other hand, the truth is that the depths of my darkness often knows no bounds.
In this past issue, Jeff Sharlet writes a very well-crafted, if heartbreaking article showing the sheer heartlessness of Russia's anti-gay laws. So I want to share it with people. But instead the magazine's site only talks about Super Bowl parties and Katy Perry. Awesome.
I really want to start cutting again.
A year ago, he had a growth excised from beneath his eyelid, and after it was biopsied, he was diagnosed with an aggressive, malignant cancer. The vet gave him months at best. The wife and I cried like babies, holding him tight to us.
Just confirmed what I already knew. Fanfuckingtastic.
I'm sure that 24 hours from now, all of this will seem as foreign as Chinese to me, but right now, I really want to kill myself. There have been some pretty solid moments in the past week that have made me feel like I have hope to actually live a decent, fulfilling life. But the downs always come, and they seem to…