The Haunting of Hill House + Bent-Neck Lady Tea

Netflix continues to up its production game with The Haunting of Hill House. If you're looking for a spooky show based in terror, with a strong dramatic narrative, you'll be hard pressed to find a better alternative. Well-developed, broken characters compliment a script that ties up its loose ends, which done well is a rarity … Continue reading The Haunting of Hill House + Bent-Neck Lady Tea

Presidents Day + Fixed Old Fashioned

Franklin D. Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States and one of the few politicians who strove to keep his campaigned agenda. A true social liberal, FDR worked to ensure a tight social safety net and a return to letting people do what they damned well pleased in their own homes as long … Continue reading Presidents Day + Fixed Old Fashioned

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri + 3 Shots of Whiskey

I expected to hate this movie. The trailers made it look like a bland version of a common "scorned woman becomes hard" plot that I wasn't clamoring to see. Even the title, with its meandering pretension (just fucking call it Three Billboards!) turned me off. Luckily, I don't scare off easily because Three Billboards Outside … Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri + 3 Shots of Whiskey