Stieg Larsson

I just whizzed through both The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson. So sad that he’s passed away – what a phenomenal storyteller. Lisbeth Salander is at once the most sympathetic and interesting character I have read in a long, long time. I highly recommend either […]

Summer Treasure

New books, new movies – I can hardly stand it! How long has it been since Pat Conroy released a novel?  Here are the books I can’t wait to read: Movies I can’t wait for: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince New Moon G.I. Joe Transformers 2 What are you looking forward to this […]

Camp Rock

Well, I just finished watching the “world premiere” of Camp Rock on the Disney Channel. Pretty good – not High School Musical (one, not two), but good. My favorite part about these movies are the following: New interest in singing and dancing. Who ever thought that musicals would be cool again? I’ve been waiting for […]

bourne ultimatum

We’re watching the Bourne Ultimatum right now. Talk about action packed…so that’s what waterboarding looks like! Pretty frightning – watching a secret arm of the government track phone calls, people movements second by second, order hits with no judge, jury, trial. What’s the point of even having a debate about the death penalty in this […]