“If I could choose between principle and logic, I’d take principle every time!” – Downton Abbey 6×06
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“If I could choose between principle and logic, I’d take principle every time!” – Downton Abbey 6×06

Downton Abbey opens its doors to the public for charity. The Downton ladies act as guides to the visitors, and they don’t know anything about the history of their own home. The hospital merger issue has finally been resolved, but the board wants Lady Cora to take over from Lady Violet. Drama ensues. Barrow is sinking … Continue reading

“Does it ever get cold on the moral high ground?” – Downton Abbey 6×01
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“Does it ever get cold on the moral high ground?” – Downton Abbey 6×01

I am still in denial about this being Downton’s last season. Whyyy? Hearing that opening theme after a long time felt like a homecoming. Unlike last year, this season’s premiere felt very satisfactory. It was the perfect opening – it touched on all the storylines that we’re following and will soon see to closure (Whyyy), … Continue reading

Thoughts on the Oscars
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Thoughts on the Oscars

NPH Opening: Veerrry nice. Entertaining. I love the effects of blending NPH into famous scenes, and the shadows and silhouettes, especially that shoutout to Singin’ in the Rain. Jack Black made the number incredibly cool. Anna Kendrick, not so much. I would say that this just met expectations, because we all know NPH is awesome. … Continue reading

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2015 Aussie Open Roundup

The Monday after a Grand Slam always brings me a huge letdown. It’s like for two weeks my schedule becomes pretty set around the match schedules, and then after two weeks of non-stop action, it’s suddenly, “now what?” This year’s Australian Open was surprisingly exciting for me. Surprising, because even after Nadal was eliminated (shocker! … Continue reading