When the Movie Moguls get the Message

To read most conservative websites you'd have to believe that Hollywood is the holy mecca of liberal hypocrisy, a swarming hive of limousine liberals, and the indulgence capital of the world. And I do happen to believe the truth of that, an assessment arrived at decades ago and acted upon by my absolute absence in movie theaters for those same decades. For conservatives, going to the movies long ago became a form of self-flagellation where one pays exorbitant prices for admission and confections just so you can sit there and have your core philosophical, religious, and political value, (not to mention your intelligence), insulted and demeaned for two hours. Someone writing at this very website recently said something to the effect that, "I keep going back, hoping that this time it will be different; but then it never is." Three simple words of advice: Quit going back. What amazes me is how Hollywood bashing, conservative websites perversely devote so much material to covering...(Read Full Post)