30 October 2013

Red Sox Win the World Series 2013

Great, the #RedSox won the #WorldSeries. As if those fans weren't insufferable enough already. Happy for the city of #Boston though. #MLB

Allen Iverson Retires

You Know You're Too Old When: Allen #Iverson retires. Man, did I love seeing him play in Philly, and man, do I feel really old now.

29 October 2013

Lions Love and Lies

Lions Love and Lies: Eccentric, funny and, like Varda herself, way ahead of its time in its proto-reality TV/meta-Kaufman-esque look at LA.

28 October 2013

RIP Marcia Wallace

Belated RIP Marcia Wallace. Loved her as Edna Krabappel on the Simpsons I'm also old enough to remember her as Carol on the Bob Newhart Show

27 October 2013

RIP Lou Reed

RIP Lou Reed. It may have taken a bunch of cover songs to finally get into his music, but once I started it was amazing.

25 October 2013

RIP Manna Dey

RIP Manna Dey. One of my grandfather's favorite singers. Met him on a plane once, he was gracious to all of us.

24 October 2013

Celeb Sighting: Skip Lievsay

2nd-Greatest Celeb Sighting, Ever!: Skip Lievsay, mixer on #Gravity. I think my fanboy drooling may have freaked him out! :-)

22 October 2013

NY Times Story About Narendra Dabholkar

Sad story about a courageous man battling superstition in #India: Narendra #Dabholkar via @nytimes http://t.co/5KR90VrJuM

20 October 2013

Steelers Beat the Ravens (Finally!)

Well TBH never stopped believin'! Great gutty, bl**dy win for the #Steelers against the irritating #Ravens. Thank G*d for #Suisham! #NFL

Steelers and Ravens Aren't CBS Game of the Week

How the mighty have fallen! The #Texans & #Chiefs (Andy Reid whatevs) are the #CBS game of the week over the #Steelers and #Ravens Sad #NFL

18 October 2013

Ship of Theseus

Ship of Theseus: Bl**dy hell! A landmark in Indian cinema! Slightly overwritten (young director!), but stunningly put together. Brilliant!

Celeb Sighting: Michael Ovitz

2nd-Best Celeb Sighting, Ever!: Michael Ovitz, skulking around the streets of Beverly Hills, talking to himself (or his bluetooth headset:-)

17 October 2013

Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel Trailer

I wanna hate it, but can't help but love #WesAnderson's #GrandBudapestHotel trailer starring TBH's fave Ralph Fiennes http://t.co/njR9GWZf9t

16 October 2013

India Beat Australia & Dodgers Beat Cardinals

First #India pull off a stunning win against #Australia (#Shikhar! #Dhawan!). Then #Dodgers thump #Cardinals. #Cricket/#Baseball heaven!

15 October 2013

Dravid and Tendulkar CLT20 Finals

Umm, so yeah, two of our biggest superstars shuffled off into the sunset (again?!) Once again #Dravid played second fiddle to #Sachin #CLT20

14 October 2013

Shubho Bijoya

Shubho #Bijoya to all my fellow Bengalis and the world in general. Doesn't the New Year seem to come quicker every year? :-)

12 October 2013

Dodgers Lose to Beltran

Great, just bl**dy great! Can't believe #Beltran decided to redeem himself for his infamous called strike... against the #Dodgers! #NLCS

11 October 2013

RIP Kumar Pallana

RIP Kumar Pallana. Gentle screen presence courtesy of Wes Anderson, his own life story reads like an Anderson film.

09 October 2013

Celeb Sighting: Emeril Lagasse

3rd-Greatest Celeb Sighting, Ever!: #Emeril Lagasse in WeHo looking for a place to eat. Bam!

08 October 2013

Gravity (3rd Time!)

#Gravity: 3rd time in 4 days may be too much But man it's right up there with Turrell's Perceptual Cell as an incredible sensory experience!

06 October 2013


#Rush: Howard's back! You whipper-snapper directors out there: This is how you make a big entertaining movie! Bruhl steals the whole film!

05 October 2013

Gravity (Second Viewing)

#Gravity: 2nd time you forget plot & behold its chilly genius. The tiny human dot against the infinite starfield will haunt my eternal sleep


#Gravity: Incredible DP work by the great Lubezki. Amazing music by Price. A giant bl**dy leap for filmkind by genius Cuaron! @wbpictures


#Gravity: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

04 October 2013

Alfonso Cuaron Day!

What day is it? #Alfonso #Cuaron day of course! Can't wait for #Gravity tonight! We know it's going to be the Best Movie, Ever! @wbpictures

02 October 2013

RIP Tom Clancy

RIP Tom Clancy. Not sure if his books were great works of literature but they were terrifically exciting and I actually read them.

01 October 2013

Mariano, Pettitte, Helton Retire

You Know You're Too Old When: #Mariano #Rivera, #Pettitte, #Helton retire. All in my own #HOF (Pettitte Aw-Shucks > PEDs). #Yankees #Rockies