6. And the Ass Saw the Angel (1989)challenging: The first page introduces our narrator, Euchrid Eucrow, as he’s slowly being sucked into the mud and crows circle overhead waiting for him to die. It only goes downhill from there for poor Euchrid, who, as the town “mute,” is ignored when he’s not being abused; it’s the sort of lurid southern nightmare that would give Flannery O’Connor the heebie-jeebies. The dialect and other eccentricities will alienate some readers, but those who stick with it are rewarded with a complex, rich Old Testament tale, to say nothing of the gratification of spotting the crossovers between Cave’s lyrics and the novel’s prose. … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Introduce Yourself to Nick Cave
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Neither has Apple, for that matter. Consider Apple’s other media businesses that deal in original content. Apple TV+ might be a decent comp, but the state of that service is pretty ambiguous at this point. The last time the service’s user numbers were widely discussed, it was thought to be around 33 million, though researchers suspected the majority of those subs were not paid for but bundled in as part of a broader distribution arrangement. The fact that Apple just further extended Apple TV+ free trials until July 2021 doesn’t inspire much confidence on the user acquisition front. And hits? Outside of Ted Lasso, I can’t really think of a solid breakout, though I did moderately enjoy The Morning Show, and yeah, of course I’ll watch Sofia Coppola’s latest, but the portfolio doesn’t feel like something that can match up against the deep libraries of Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Max or the gravitational pull of Disney+’s preexisting IP … [Read more...] about So, Is Apple Building a Netflix for Podcasts?
The couple met on the set of Step Up and began dating after filming had finished. Two years later in 2008 Channing popped the question in Maui, and in July 2009 the bride and groom married in Malibu, California in the enchanting setting of the Church Estates Vineyards. Everly was born in 2013 in London. … [Read more...] about Jenna Dewan-Tatum shares gorgeous family photo with daughter Everly
"I decided that it'd be a great idea for us to write a book together, because that's the No. 1 question I always get asked," Christina said during an online episode of Christina on The Coast: Unfiltered. "What do you eat in a day? What do you do to workout?" … [Read more...] about Christina Anstead stuns with incredible bikini selfie during trip to the beach
News of Ben and Ana's split came to light on Monday, when People reported that the couple had parted ways after one year of dating. The actress allegedly broke it off as the pair wanted different things; Ana didn't want to be based in Los Angeles while Ben did because of the three children he shares with his ex-wife Jennifer Garner. … [Read more...] about Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas split: the truth about Casey Affleck throwing out actress’ cardboard cutout