Baby Driver – Whatever the Heist, the Biggest Payoff is the Score

John Hamm and Jamie Foxx chew up the scenery in a movie that puts even the sound of a gunshot to work for the real star – the BGM When writing about Baby Driver, giving away spoilers isn’t a major concern. Plot is as important to this movie as it is to a music video. … Continue reading Baby Driver – Whatever the Heist, the Biggest Payoff is the Score

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He Knew Nothing Else

"He knows nothing," Kannadasan said of MSV, launching into an anecdote. The iconic Tamil poet and lyricist loved to hold forth on a variety of subjects, including politics, love and other intoxicants, and his peculiar, inseparable friend, M.S. Viswanathan. "We boarded a plane and he misread Toilet and asked me what the rent was. We … Continue reading He Knew Nothing Else

Gay and Happy

Illustrious gay men and women laud the Pope’s forward views on homosexuality. Anand Venkateswaran reports.  Gay men and women went ‘Yay!’ as Pope Francis, during the course of a single conversation, said homosexual orientation wasn’t a sin, that gay people should not be marginalised, that they should be integrated into society.   Christian or not, alive or not, … Continue reading Gay and Happy