Friday Five: Lena Dunham’s Version of ‘Oleanna,’ The Best Use of Rihanna And PJ Harvey At The End Credits Of A Show, And The Most Flattering Blouse Of All Time

+ Moonlight won! I know everyone’s talking about that Best Picture Oscar craziness, but I still am so psyched that a small indie microbudget movie about a poor black gay male’s coming-of-age experience won an Academy Award. If you haven’t seen it, please rent it — or see it when

Friday Four: Re-Watching Gossip Girl, A Concise, Non-Overwhelming and Un-Soul-Crushing Way To Keep Up With 45’s Political Horrors, And A Beautiful Story By Elizabeth Barker

What a rough week! Everyone at home has been sick, including little Budgie. He’s usually a good sleeper, but with second-year molar madness happening and this cold, nights are really long now. I just want to lie in bed and read, but that seems impossible, what with work, family, job

Friday Five: A Mini-Review of Amazon Prime Pantry, The Dang Ed Sheeran Song That Haunts Me And When You Wear Headphones As Earmuffs Because It’s So Cold Out

Oh, man, winter doldrums. I’m feeling them pretty hard this year, mostly because I think I’m still feeling a bit of exhaustion from a busy holiday and New Year’s season — and starting all these new duties at my job — and haven’t had much opportunity to really recover. I’m