Daily Archive: Monday, April 3, 2017

‘Big Little Lies’ finale: Yes, the series was better than the book

HBO’s seven-episode limited series based on the book ended Sunday night, and it was an unexpectedly emotional experience. Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern and Zoe Kravitz all helped make the show terrific. (Spoiler alert: This post discusses the final episode of HBO’s “Big Little Lies.” If you haven’t seen it yet, run

Why New York City’s ‘participatory democracy’ is a sham

Over the weekend, New Yorkers finished voting in “participatory budgeting,” a way to invite residents to decide each year how to spend $1 million or so of their taxpayer money. “Fake democracy” might be a better term, though. The process creates the illusion of good government rather than the reality of good government. It started

LuLaRoe Gets Slammed With Lawsuit for Faulty Leggings [Video]

Jeff: I hope the Israelis fear. Serves them right. What goes around, comes around, and even if it takes 70 years, it will eventually come around. I imagine that back in 1947, the Palestinians feared a radical Zionist Jew crescent, with these elements: Land thievery, ethnic cleansing, colonization of other peoples’ land, terrorism, occupation, genocide,