Rodney Welch (philostrate@hotmail.com)

 
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Election <b>VHS</b> ~ Matthew Broderick
Election VHS ~ Matthew Broderick
5.0 out of 5 stars The Best Film of 1999, Oct. 20 1999
Forget those bloated atrocities "American Beauty" and "Eyes Wide Shut" -- this movie was brainier and ballsier than either. "Election" cuts into American life with the kind of wit and accuracy of Preston Sturges and Elaine May. I know of no higher praise.
The Tunnel: A Novel by William Gass
The Tunnel: A Novel by William Gass
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Somewhere in the early part of this literary octopus, the narrator considers the difficulty of reading. "There are Muses for the several sorts of writing," he says, "but none for any kind of reading. Wouldn't one need divine aid to get through The Making of Americans, Ivanhoe, Moll Flanders or Grace Abounding?
Or this one. This novel, 30 years in the making, is a most bewildering ream of paper: a sprawling mental maze with enough font styles, shifting text margins, bleak sex and all-round aesthetic malarkey to strain the commitment of the most devoted reader.
Here's what I made of it. The narrator, a German History professor named William Frederick Kohler,… Read more
Bringing It All Back Home (Rm) ~ Bob Dylan
5.0 out of 5 stars A must-have, June 22 1999
Of the twelve songs here, half are Dylan classics and half are just terrific gems. Not to be missed.