23 January 2017

Nadia Petrova Retires

You Know You're Too Old When: #NadiaPetrova Retires. Stylish, attacking player with loads of talent. Could've won more but had a good career

22 January 2017

Steelers Lose to Patriots 2017 AFC Championship

#Steelers never had a shot given the 3am wake-up, refs' ridiculous (non) calls, #Blount's non-karmic awfulness, #Belichick/#Brady shadiness.

Federer Comeback Win Over Nishikori 2017 Aus Open

#AusOpen! #Federer's #GOAT win vs #Nishikori! (Poor) Sir #AndyMurray out to (other) #Zverev! #Kerber upset by flamethrower #Coco #Vandeweghe

21 January 2017

Celeb Sighting: Chivo!

(2nd) Greatest Celeb Sighting, Ever: #Chivo!!! As in #EmmanuelLubezki!!!! As in Greatest DP, Ever! Marching in DTLA!! OMG!!!! 🐐

20 January 2017

Federer Beats Berdych 2017 Aus Open

C'mon #Federer, that vintage-#GOAT beatdown of #Berdych just gets our #AusOpen  hopes up..way too high! What a performance! PS Poor #JackSock

President Obama Leaves Office

You Know You're Too Old When: President #BarackObama "Retires." No matter what, we can all agree he was a true gentleman throughout his time

19 January 2017

RIP Miguel Ferrer

RIP #MiguelFerrer. One of my alltime favorite character actors/bad guys. Always the effortlessly cool bad-a**. Died too young Loved that guy

18 January 2017

Patriots Day

#PatriotsDay: Yes it isnt nuanced but so what? Very well made, affecting, terrific supporting cast & a you-are-*there* jaw-dropping shootout

Federer Beats Noah Rubin 2017 Aus Open

Kudos to young #NoahRubin on fighting hard. Distressingly tough for #Maestro this early in #AusOpen. #Federer v #Berdych - I'm not nervous 😳

17 January 2017

Hidden Figures

#HiddenFigures: Simply wonderful! Well-made, mid-budget mainstream story about recognizable humans-the kind of movie Hollywood used to make!

16 January 2017

Federer Beats Melzer 2017 Aus Open

Un-pretty but good win against old pal #Melzer (who had to get through qualies?!) for #Federer. #GOAT retirement tour in full swing #AusOpen 

15 January 2017

Steelers Squeak By Chiefs

What a bl**dy match! Thank G*d for the #Steelers #KillerBs: #Bell, um, #Boswell(?!)...&, uh, Defense! #HereWeGo  #LeVeon!

14 January 2017

Serena Williams Oral History Article











Fantastic story on #Serena by @ESPN_Alyssa in celebration of the #AusOpen (wait, it's starting already?!). http://es.pn/2jaUyeX




13 January 2017

The Lobster

#TheLobster: Un-nerving/settling/comfortable/compromising…& all the other uns, especially unforgettable! Weisz, Farrell & cast are great!

12 January 2017

Why Him?

#WhyHim?: The question is Why (inflect this pain on) Us? Cranston, Mullally, Key do what they can, but...

11 January 2017

MS Dhoni Article











#MSDhoni - most under/over-rated cricketer (#Jeter of cricket ;-). @AndyBullatGNM looks beyond captaincy criticisms: http://ow.ly/8Kqw307V4oK




09 January 2017

Alabama Loses National Championship

You know, once in a (long) while, justice manages to get served. #NickSatan (/#Alabama) loses to #Clemson! Thank you #DeshaunWatson! #karma

La La Land

#LaLaLand: D*mn you Damien #Chazelle for making me leave the theatre with (allergy) tears in my eyes a smile on my lips a song in my heart!

08 January 2017

Steelers Beat Dolphins in the Playoffs

Thank G*d for the Defense and running the ball...sound familiar? Great stuff from #LeVeon/#AB/#BigBen/#JamesHarrison! #Steelers #HereWeGo

07 January 2017

Matt Bonner Retires











You Know You're Too Old When: #MattBonner Retires. #RedRocket/#RedMamba has a future in twee indie hipster comedies! http://ow.ly/6FBn307Ms4F




06 January 2017

A Monster Calls

#AMonsterCalls: That sound you hear is the sobbing coming from hipster Millennials. Strikingly dark & emotional "kids" film by young Bayona.

RIP Om Puri

RIP #OmPuri. Glad he got that second wind in Hollywood; the world found out what we in India had known all along - he could do everything!

05 January 2017

Elle

#Elle: Yikes! Most polarising movie of the year?! It's as if Haneke & Almodovar had a Verhoeven baby! Huppert is deserving of *every* award!

04 January 2017

Passengers

#Passengers: Always nice to see kids make something of themselves. (Perpetual Future Super) stars #JLaw & Pratt justify their huge paydays.

Future Islands at Coachella

To all #Millennials attending @coachella: You chaps are in for a treat w/ @futureislands! Guaranteed Best Show Ever! 










http://ow.ly/poWz307EGn3




03 January 2017

Fences

#Fences: Don't listen to the sneering critics. Tremendous effort from Denzel &, um, attention must be paid. Viola - give her the Oscar now!

02 January 2017

USC Wins the Rose Bowl

Yes! What a great #RoseBowl win for #USC thanks to #Adoree' & unflappable #Darnold! #PSU kids #Saquon & #McSorley did well #Trojans #FightOn

Federer Comeback Begins

He's baaaack! Great to see #Federer return in a sparkling win over #DanEvans. Maybe too early to say #GOAT-form is imminent but we can hope!

01 January 2017

Happy New Year 2017

#HappyNewYear  World! Let's hope 2017>2016! "Hang on to your hope. And wind the clock, for tomorrow is another day." - E. B. White

31 December 2016

Liverpool Beats Manchester...City

Maybe they won't win the #EPL but at least #Liverpool won the #SterlingCup right? 😂 Beautiful ball by #Lallana helps #LFC beat #MCFC. 2017!

30 December 2016

Ana Ivanovic Retires

You Know You're #TooOld When: #Ana #Ivanovic Retires (29?!). Entertaining mercurial shotmaker. Prob should've had more wins but always fun.

Moana

#Moana: Delightful! Proof that (a) Disney Animation's surpassed Pixar (b) The Rock can do anything (c) Jemaine steals everything he's in!

29 December 2016

RIP Debbie Reynolds

RIP #DebbieReynolds. An absolute legend in my house growing up thanks to Singin', Tammy, etc. Hollywood's Golden Age is all but gone Sigh...

Paterson

#Paterson: So Jarmusch-ianly deadpan that when its fierce beating heart catches up with you, what an impact! Lovely, elegant, funny, & sad.

28 December 2016

Toni Erdmann

#ToniErdmann: Fantastic deadpan existential German comedy (is there any other kind?) One of the year's very best! That Birthday Party..woah!

27 December 2016

25 December 2016

RIP George Michael

RIP #GeorgeMichael?! What?! Talk about the soundtrack of my life...his music was always there. Gawd, 2016 had to sneak another one in there.

Cavaliers Beat Warriors 2016 Xmas

A Christmas Miracle(-ous) non-call at the end! It doesn't mean anything but great win for #LeBron & #Cavs (i.e. #Kyrie?!) against #Warriors.

Merry Christmas / Happy Holidays 2016

#MerryChristmas World...I mean #HappyHolidays! :-)

23 December 2016

20th Century Women

#20thCenturyWomen: Just wonderful! More than just a showcase for the peerless Bening. First-rate ensemble but kid Zumann steals the show.

22 December 2016

Roger Federer NYT Interview











Dude @christophclarey you gave me a heart attack with that headline: "...The End"?! Excellent #Federer interview! http://ow.ly/EKml307j2pq