The way the trailer is cut gives us a sense of how the media sees him. There's the smile by his wife's "Missing" picture, the panties shot, and then the shot of him being violent. The song "She" playing throughout along with only the most attractive shots of Amy to make her sympathetic. I'd love to know how the uninitiated … » 4/16/14 6:39pm Wednesday 6:39pm

Being a preschool teacher, this issue strikes me right where it hurts and makes the following comments slightly biased. I think we need to define exactly where the money goes. Does it go to schools that regularly achieve based on current standards? That's a system that's doomed to fail our children and teachers by… » 4/15/14 11:30pm Tuesday 11:30pm

I grew up in a town with on-ramps but no merging lanes. Suddenly we were just dumped into 60mph traffic after navigating a downhill curve. Try looking ahead? Nope. The curve turned to the right and there were lots of trees blocking the view in case you felt like breaking your neck to look behind you. They've fixed it… » 4/08/14 3:55pm 4/08/14 3:55pm

My parents used to be Christian puppeteers in the 70s. Yup, they were hippies in a van. My sister was born in one state, I was born in another, and we grew up in a third. My mom has some amazing stories of people helping them out and of getting food and money just when they needed it most. To this day I love roadtrips… » 3/24/14 9:03pm 3/24/14 9:03pm

Have you ever heard of the website TVTropes? It's a site that breaks down tons of books, games, and movies by plot point so you can see exactly what's in them (Continuum is a Jigsaw Plot set in a Dystopian Future, for example) If you like spoilers, there are TONS. For people like me that don't like spoilers, most… » 3/17/14 1:42pm 3/17/14 1:42pm