All that BS over formal vs. informal writing (or why the eggplant emoji is my favorite emoji) - Last weekend, I moderated the discussion on *Strunk & White's The Elements of Style* for the book club. Much as I would have liked to focus on the nitty gr...
22 April 2010
Movie Review: Chef's Special
Having been disappointed by Spanish movies lately, I almost didn't pay attention to this movie as it played. However, I liked it. The plot didn't primarily revolve around murder, incest or adolescence. The openly gay chef Maxi is so obsessed about getting a good review in some Restaurant guide that he becomes estranged from his children while his restaurant hots. In the middle of it all, a famous footballer moves in next door. A sweet "chick" flick worth watching a date with your special someone.