Friday, March 16th, 2012 March 17, 2012

from Natural Home Remedies· ·

Been awhile since a good, old-fashioned nerd out happened with Mike Russell, but boy do we get our geek on today. It starts with an extended riff on the daily wars we all wage in the world of Words with Friends, and Mike's newest battlefield, Draw Something. And then it shifts into a pretty deep discussion into film criticism, and whether people really use it they way we all think they do; what compels people to go to the movies, and why people even bother reading film writing in the first place. A discussion of smaller films that have been …



Been awhile since a good, old-fashioned nerd out happened with Mike Russell, but boy do we get our geek on today. It starts with an extended riff on the daily wars we all wage in the world of Words with Friends, and Mike's newest battlefield, Draw Something. And then it shifts into a pretty deep discussion into film criticism, and whether people really use it they way we all think they do; what compels people to go to the movies, and why people even bother reading film writing in the first place. A discussion of smaller films that have been saved by passionate writers getting the word out then leads into a tag-team review of 21 Jump Street, a film that has absolutely no business being as great as it is. This one's for you movie nerds. Enjoy your weekend.

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