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Glee: Real World Consequences

Three episodes have gone by. And we see the kids are still learning to be adults in a a harsher world than they imagined. All choices create consequences. As children, they could hope parents or teachers would help with either … Continue reading

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Glee: Bas-relief

We’ve all seen them. Friezes, steles, decorations, where sculpted figures rise partially from the stone or plaster, trapped forever between two and three dimensions. This last episode of Glee was bas-relief.

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Game of Thrones S4Ep01 – Two Swords

It’s the first episode of the season, so they’re setting the table for the rest of it, as things diverge from the books, and the focus changes from single character point of view to the screen. We begin and end, … Continue reading

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Glee: A Stranger in Toon-town

Glee is a musical. Most precisely, it’s a musical comedy, although one with very dark moments. And one of the earmarks of a musical comedy is that it is often cartoonlike, even surreal. I mean, people burst into song almost … Continue reading

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