Watching The Plot Against America on HBO almost a month after an attempted coup and after 4 years of a Trump presidency was a traumatic experience. And I couldn’t look away. David Simon knows how to make some great art.
“It can’t happen here? No, it is happening here!”
Ewan McGregor in episode 7 of Long Way Round, after a couple of Russians killed a black bear, skinned it, and took its gallbladder:
It’s a wild animal living in its own habit, and no one’s got any right to shoot it with a gun. It’s disgusting.
Goddamn right. I love this man.