Apparently, in regards to the Oscars, I missed quite the show:-
“When your haughty New Yorker ‘Seth-MacFarlane-is-a-big-bad-misogynist’ think piece is just a Buzzfeed listicle with more words, you don’t have a think piece. You have a trend piece.” OUCH!
But, um, like a commenter said:- “Sooo hip. You’ve got everyone’s number. Congratulations on being part of the problem. Hope it gets you lots of pageviews.”
Mental Health Notes:
Glad I didn’t post this before Sunday.
The push for awareness seems to be continent-wide:- miss Hunger Games won Best Actress for Silver Linings Playbook, to add to her SAG award.
Apparently the Massachusetts indie band Passion Pit’s frontman, Michael Angelakos, is bipolar. And uses his personal battle with it as grist for the mill that is 2012’s Gossamer. Gonna check him out.
4.48 Psychosis. It’s a play by British playwright Sarah Kane. It premiered… a year after her suicide in 1999. It’s being revived by Vikki Anderson. The title refers to the time in the morning when the play’s central speaker, suffering from depression, has a brief period of clarity and sanity.