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I Forgot

I had forgotten to mention the movies we watched while I was down South. I know it doesn't usually get much comment but some of you silent readers may be curious.

First, we watch the Quentin Tarantino-penned True Romance. I had never seen the whole thing before but as we watched I had seen one of the scenes before sometime when we were in a motel with HBO. It was alright but not great.

Next, we watched Supersize Me. My cousin and her husband joked I'd become a vegan after watching it. Guess what? No I haven't. I think the most gruesome part was when they showed how Chicken McNuggets were made and all it really did was make me crave them...Though I'm not the kind of person who enjoys watching surgery, the gastric bypass surgery didn't bother me. I've had worse surgeries done to me. For the most part, the movie was merely common sense. The sad part really is that it's not common sense for so many people but those who read this regularly know I've always thought people were stupid.

Next, we watched the funniest movie I think I've seen in ages: Bubba Ho-Tep. Bruce Campbell does the best Elvis impersonation ever. (Of course, he's one of the few to attempt the "Old Elvis." Ossie Davis was also hilarious. I should note we started watching this after trying the movie Happiness but who really could watch a movie where a father teaches a son how to masturbate...

Finally, the next thing we watched wasn't actually a movie but episodes of a TV show: Fishing with John. In this series, this frankly unknown musician goes fishing with somewhat obscure or just random celebs. This was pretty funny but after seeing Boston Legal the other night, I think a funnier show would be hosted by Bill Shatner and James Spader...


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