Recurring Decimals…..

Everything here is irrelevant

Hannah and Her Sisters

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You see the whole culture. Nazis, deodorant salesmen, wrestlers, beauty contests, a talk show. Can you imagine the level of a mind that watches wrestling? But the worst are the fundamentalist preachers. Third grade con men telling the poor suckers that watch them that they speak with Jesus, and to please send in money. Money, money, money! If Jesus came back and saw what’s going on in his name, he’d never stop throwing up.

From one of my favorite films. Am watching it again for the n-th time. This bit of dialogue stuck out for the contemporary relevance of it (hopefully not much longer). Here is the clip:

The film is full of great one-liners and memorable exchanges. Here is another sequence full of them:

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Written by BongoP'o'ndit

November 8, 2008 at 8:44 am

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  1. Konigsberg AND Micklewhite. Does it get much better?

    But you should watch the typos. “Favotie”?

    J.A.P.

    J. Alfred Prufrock

    November 8, 2008 at 2:06 pm

  2. @JAP: No it doesn’t get better. I forgot to mention in the post, the music in the film is wonderful as well.

    Corrected the typos, remind me to be extra-careful next time blogging while piss drunk.

    BongoP'o'ndit

    November 8, 2008 at 7:36 pm

  3. That quote at the top is one of my favourite bits in the movie. The last line never fails to make me laugh out loud.

    Christopher Banks

    November 9, 2008 at 4:21 pm


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