The Big Short Stands Tall on Explanations, but Gives No Solution

Recognizing that it’s only January, I can already say with some degree of confidence that The Big Short is the best movie that’s going to be released this year. As a movie, it succeeds on every level. The acting, directing, editing, cinematography, music, pacing, and script are all superb. The movie has an eclectic range of emotional and genre modes as well. Sometimes hilarious, other times tear-jerking, always compelling. But it’s the content and delivery of The Big Short that surprised Read more […]

Today, I Graduate College; Tomorrow, I Am Unemployed

It has taken me a long time, but I have finally realized what life is. Life is an accumulation of small moments: short conversations between friends, a glance that lasts just a second, and a billion minute pieces that, together, make up our decades long experience on this earth. The grand sum of all the parts is one memory that seems longer than it actually is. I graduate from college today, and I am both excited and scared. The “real world” has been knocking at my door, and I finally have to Read more […]