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True Detective barrels into the darkness of new cross-genre territory. TV recap: 'The Secret Fate of All Life,' S1 Ep. 5

Boing Boing - 17 february 2014 - 04:11
Kevin McFarland reviews episode 5 in season 1 of HBO's crime drama "True Detective," starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson. If you're new to the show, start with our introduction here. This post contains spoilers.     [continue]

A masterful long take brings True Detective to its midpoint [Recap: “Who Goes There,” S1 Ep4]

Boing Boing - 10 february 2014 - 04:23
Kevin McFarland reviews the fourth episode of HBO's crime drama "True Detective," starring Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson. Contains spoilers. If you're new to the show, start with our introduction here.     [continue]

Here’s what you’ve been missing on HBO’s True Detective

Boing Boing - 10 february 2014 - 03:47
What separates HBO's crime drama True Detective     [continue]

Horror/sf play by a four-year-old

Boing Boing - 02 march 2013 - 20:23
Rachel Bublitz's four year old Audrey wrote her first play:Characters:Scare People, F, very tall, wears a mask, growls, 18 years old. She goes to scare people school. She is an octopus monster with wings.Audrey, F, 11 years old. Wears monkey pajamas.Synopsis:Audrey tries to get Scare People out of her house.AUDREY SCARE PEOPLE PLAY(Thanks, Ashley!) [continue]

TV anchors quit on-air

Boing Boing - 23 november 2012 - 15:16
Two local ABC news anchors, Cindy Michaels and Tony Consiglio, "shocked viewers and colleagues" by quitting on-air Tuesday. No reasons were given for their sudden departure beyond Consiglio saying "some recent developments have come to our attention, though, and departing together is the best alternative we can take." Their boss, however, was less mysterious: "Sometimes [...] [continue]

Real Interaction- Sleep No More

Influxinsights - 09 october 2012 - 15:12
Most of our live art experiences; concerts, theater, comedy shows, museums, are usually pretty passive in their nature and form; we tend to lean back and take in the experience, rather than seeking it out, exploring and interacting.Punchdrunk is a UK performance group, who for the past couple of years has been staging a version of Macbeth, Sleep No More in New York, to sell out crowds, in 100,000 sq. ft. of former nightclub space.While there’s a stage where some of the action takes place, the... [continue]

Hostage Drama: Five Dead in Karlsruhe Slaying

SPIEGEL ONLINE - International - 04 july 2012 - 15:05
In an act of crime unusual for its scope in Germany, five people died in a hostage drama that unfolded at a Karlsruhe home on Wednesday. The dead include a court bailiff apparently involved in an eviction that had been scheduled to take place at the apartment. [continue]