Martin Scorsese: I Said Marvel Movies Aren’t Cinema. Let Me Explain.

Martin Scorsese: I Said Marvel Movies Aren’t Cinema. Let Me Explain.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/04/opinion/martin-scorsese-marvel.html

My main critique is that they are formulaic, banal and predictable.

Stay Home Deval Patrick

Stay Home Deval Patrick

We do not need you to save the Democratic primaries, we need Joe Biden to go home.

We do not need a Texaco General Counsel, or an Ameriquest executive, or a Bain Capital board member to save the Democratic Party–let alone someone who embodies all three. Take your ego, gather up Joe and Bernie, and go home.

Vitamin E acetate found in all lung fluid samples tested from injured vapers

Vitamin E acetate found in all lung fluid samples tested from injured vapers

https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/11/vitamin-e-acetate-found-in-all-lung-fluid-samples-tested-from-injured-vapers/

Every single sample confirmed vitamin E acetate. No nicotine juice has ever been found to contain this substance. Finally the CDC confirms what state health agencies have been saying.

I assume that keeping it hazy for as long as possibly was a deliberate political ploy to create a manufactured crisis around vaping. How many of the deaths could have been prevented if the CDC had offered clear guidance and not chosen to play political games with peoples lives? All to please the prohibition zealots. Of course we don’t call it murder when it is done under the color of authority.