Category: Lifestyle

Feature: What We Talk About When We Talk About Emo

Feature: What We Talk About When We Talk About Emo

[Image Courtesy of Brooklyn Vegan] Feature: What We Talk About When We Talk About Emo by Chad Jewett In some ways, I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised by the reaction to Eric Ducker’s article for NPR on the “Emo Revival.” Ducker, and his interviewee Brad Nelson, who actually offers most of the piece’s concrete thoughts...

Feature: The HALF CLOTH Guide to Thanksgiving

Feature: The HALF CLOTH Guide to Thanksgiving

FEATURE: The HALF CLOTH Guide to Thanksgiving by Chad Jewett Thanksgiving has long been odd-man out when it comes to seasonal entertainments. Halloween pretty much adds a dozen movies to the imaginary shelves of what was once your town’s Blockbuster (R.I.P., 2013) every year, especially since movies are a fundamental part of the holiday; Christmas...

Feature: The HALF CLOTH Guide To Halloween

  FEATURE: THE HALF CLOTH GUIDE TO HALLOWEEN by Chad Jewett Not everyone likes horror movies. More specifically, I don’t like horror movies. There are of course films that are incredibly scary that are also artistically valuable, because they have something to say with their narrative bloodshed; The Shining, The Exorcist, Night of the Living...

Review: ‘Star Wars Volume One: In The Shadow Of Yavin’

Review: ‘Star Wars Volume One: In The Shadow Of Yavin’

[Image courtesy of Dark Horse] by Chad Jewett In light of the announcement by Disney and LucasFilms of a new Star Wars trilogy, set to take place after the events of Return of the Jedi, there has been a lot of discussion about what it is we all want to see in a new Star...