For all intents and purposes this blog is essentially dead for the time being
you can find me over here in the meantime. I’ll be coming back on here periodically to collect more people to follow. You can speed up the process simply by finding me over there.
"It always bothers me to see people writing ‘RIP’ when a person dies. It just feels so insincere and like a cop-out. To me, ‘RIP’ is the microwave dinner of posthumous honours"
Good bye it is then.
Des McGrath: ‘Yuppie scum’? In college, before dropping out, I took a course in the propaganda uses of language; one objective is to deny other people’s humanity, or even right to exist.
Jimmy: In the men’s lounge someone scrawled ‘kill yuppie scum’.
Des McGrath: Do yuppies even exist? No one says, “I am a yuppie,” it’s always the other guy who’s a yuppie. I think for a group to exist, somebody has to admit to be part of it.
from The Last Days of Disco (1998) Director: Whit Stillman