Between a Rock..


..and a hard place, or in this case, a tree.

A woman was stoned to death on The Leftovers last night, and I’m not sure how I feel about it. It does fit with the story and the general feeling of anger and unrest that’s rippling through Mapleton, but it was very fucking disturbing to watch. I read several reviews today where the author stated they were done with this show. I’m not done, but I’m getting discouraged. It seems like the point of this show is there is NO POINT, which makes it a lot like Lost, a show I came to hate for sucking me in and leaving me hanging.

Speaking of that, what did Father what-his-name do with all that Atlantic City cash? Also, I’m fairly certain the cop slept with his daughter’s friend. They just have that vibe going on.


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Facebook Comments Hurt Your Site


I’ve noticed Facebook comments making a comeback on various blogs and sites, all in the name of civil discourse. While it’s understandable that site owners become fed up dealing with trolly, off-topic political ranting, rampant misogyny, garden-variety asshattery and weapons-grade idiocy, passing off the responsibility of moderation to a third party is misguided at best. Here are some reasons why.

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