Category: jan2003

Spence D.’s Favorite Flix of 2002

Here’s the list: everything from poignant coming-of-age stories to scenes of gratuitous violence. By Spence D. January 24, 2003 I go see a lotta films every year. It’s one of the perks (and also the major drawback) to being a pop culture journalist. The perk is that you get to peep stuff like Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers weeks before…

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Hack Love #3

Sarah is @#$%-ing LIV-id! OK, not really. Mildly LIV-id, maybe. By Sarah Kuhn January 16, 2003 For the most part, I have no shame when it comes to outlandishly premised reality television. Bachelorettes in Alaska? Why, yes please, I will happily slurp up all six episodes, even though this show is quite obviously and happily ensconced in the Great Third Tier…

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Buffy, “Potential”

Annoying characters are suddenly less so! Plus: Millie from Freaks and Geeks! By Sarah Kuhn January 22, 2003 Yeah, so…what happened to Cute T-Shirt Slayerette? Not only is she MIA, but there doesn’t seem to be any explanation for her absence. Is she off with Giles? Did she get eaten by the Hellmouth? Did she turn diva because her T-shirt was…

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Buffy, “The Killer in Me”

The ‘bot strikes again! By Sarah Kuhn February 05, 2003 Dudes, I have a bone to pick. It’s the same bone I’ve picked a few times before, and yet, it wants more picking (and all this picking talk is sort of gross, so I’ll cut it). It’s about Amy, or more precisely, the bizarre Amy-bot that replaced the real Amy…

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