Tag Archives: Wizard of Oz

“The plane, the plane!”

The other night I made a post wherein I paraphrased a quote from John Irving’s 1981 novel, The Hotel New Hampshire, and stated: “It’s easy to keep passing the open windows, but it’s getting harder & harder to keep passing … Continue reading

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AFI Can Suck It

At Thistle’s Christmas party, we did not simply cook for 16 hours, we determined to make a list of the great film actresses of sound cinema history. Clearly, any compilation of this kind is clearly a subjective one, and anyone … Continue reading

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There’s no place like…???

I’m second to none in my love for Judy (she’s one third of my personal trinity, after all…) but I must go on record as saying that I do sometimes question her characters’ choices of residence. (Carrie Fisher and any real … Continue reading

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Unexpected Gay Characters in Cinema

The Cowardly Lion: Born to be a sissy, the Cowardly Lion is probably more of a “bear” in today’s gay nomenclature. He’d certainly be at the top of the list for anyone with a furries and/or plushies fetish. Not even Dorothy enjoyed her … Continue reading

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You can always put that award where your heart ought to be, and you shouldn’t look any further than your own front door.

So, today I reminded a friend at work that I was timid and meek like Dorothy Gale and she told me that I obviously had Dorothy Gale confused with Margo Channing! I ask you, really?!

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