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Of Youth and Age: 5 Things That Have Changed As I’ve Grown Older

Author’s Note: Let me take this space to thank my lovely wife for helping me generate some of this post’s content. By “generate content,” I mean that she helped me remember things that have changed for me as I’ve gotten older, which, evidently, was too much of a mental struggle for me.   I stole part […]

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Open Heart

We find ourselves in another friday in which I have delayed writing my required weekly post. So in lieu of an attempt at relevant social commentary with more than a healthy amount of sarcasm, I offer you another movie. Open Heart is up for an Oscar for Best Documentary Short Subject. I am guessing you will not […]

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A Place At The Table

I listen to NPR. I listen to NPR a lot. I may have even donated to my local station for two consecutive years. I may or may not also have a Bob Dylan tribute CD because of said donations. That CD may or may not be in the trash right now because Miley Cyrus and […]

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On Torture and Abortion and Art and Moral Responsibility

Over Christmas break, a friend of mine in town from Los Angeles (he works in “the industry,” and he said that without any irony whatsoever) was discussing with me the slate of then-upcoming theatrical releases we were both excited to see. One of us mentioned Zero Dark Thirty and I said that I’d read somewhere […]

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A Look Back at 2012

2012 came to a close a few weeks ago and since we ended the year with our top fifty posts of the year, we never really had the chance to inundate you with other lists that have become as ubiquitous at the end of the year as The Counting Crows. So with that in mind […]

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#7 A Dad’s Ranking of Pixar’s Movies

Administrator’s Note: We here at TTAF are taking a break from blogging for the rest of the year. We feel that it is important that we take some time off to spend with friends and family, and also to relax a bit as the past year has been hectic for all four of us. We […]

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#26 Five Underrated Movies of the 2000s

Administrator’s Note: We here at TTAF are taking a break from blogging for the rest of the year. We feel that it is important that we take some time off to spend with friends and family, and also to relax a bit as the past year has been hectic for all four of us. We […]

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#27 The Dark Knight Rises and the Trouble with Expectations

Administrator’s Note: We here at TTAF are taking a break from blogging for the rest of the year. We feel that it is important that we take some time off to spend with friends and family, and also to relax a bit as the past year has been hectic for all four of us. We […]

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#35 Five Overrated Movies of the 2000s

Administrator’s Note: We here at TTAF are taking a break from blogging for the rest of the year. We feel that it is important that we take some time off to spend with friends and family, and also to relax a bit as the past year has been hectic for all four of us. We […]

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The Winter of Our Discontent: How To Survive The Next Three Months

As Drew mentioned last week, Winter is upon us. This means that the next three months or so, depending upon where you live, could be pretty brutal. So here are some thoughts and tips as to how to make it until Spring again when people will overact to the first day of 45 degree temperatures […]

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