Ellis, more an overhyped Richard Brautigan than the Kerouac of his era, has always operated at the junction of nihilism and narcissism, by definition an infertile crossroads. In his novel, Than Zero, a group of wealthy, androgynous, bisexual teen brats snort coke, groove to Duran Duran, and shift around to LA hot spots like Spago and Chasen Now, for some infernal reason, Ellis is updating his 1985 cash cow by publishing Bedrooms, at 192 pages as thin and unconvincing as a chapbook of self published poems, and so empty and venal and misogynistic it downright insulting. When the original landscape you created is barren, don expect to reap a bountiful harvest when you start digging around a quarter century later.
So that will still be elite and has a shot to be the best defense in the nation. Poole should be able to step into Muhammad role and can possibly surpass him. Duncan will be significantly upgraded with the forward rotation of Livers, Iggy and Johns.
Now, this is a guy who won the shared the MVP in the National League series. I wouldn’t be surprised if, unlike other managers, Terry Francona and the Indians find a way to exploit this and run wild while Jon Lester is pitching. That is just one thing to look for unless Jon Lester somehow shows an ability to throw to first base..
“First of His Name” was one of those episodes that reminds us why “Game of Thrones” is truly one of, if not the, best shows on television as if we need to be reminded. While most “GoT” episodes tend to open with blood splatters or sexual pleasures, Sunday night’s (May 4) episode held out until the final 10 minutes to throw us a few heavy action packed punches. In “First of His Name” we got one of the biggest reveals of the entire series when Lysa said that she was the one who poisoned her husband, Jon Arryn, the former Hand of the King to the late Robert Baratheon..
John Reszetnik, 57, has been charged with one count of first degree murder in the Monday morning incident at Bloor YongeCBCCritical situation unfolding in Sanikiluaq, NunavutNunavut RCMP are asking residents in Sanikiluaq, Nunavut, to stay away from the 100 block area of the community, as they say there is a “critical situation” unfolding. In a news release issued Tuesday morning, police asked residents to “shelter in place” and remain inside their homesCBCWoman critically injured after slamming into parked excavator off Highway 401A woman was critically injured early Tuesday after crashing hercar into a parked excavator near Highway 401, police and paramedics say. Sgt.