Date night at the abortion movie

Only half the audience laughed

The following comes from a June 20 story by Heather Wilhelm on Real Clear Politics. Earlier this week, I did something terrible: I talked my husband into going to a screening of an “abortion romantic comedy” with me. It was his birthday. To my credit, we went to a manly steak dinner beforehand. Also to my credit, I usually have decent taste in movies. But over the past … [Read more...]

Abortion romantic comedy Obvious Child so cool

The following comes from a Jan. 20 story in the Sundance Review. At last year’s Sundance, Lake Bell’s wonderful In a World stuck to the conventional tenets of a romantic comedy while featuring the feminist theme of a woman trying to make it in the sexist industry of trailer voiceovers. At this year’s Sundance, Gillian Robespierre’s equally winning Obvious Child, an entry in … [Read more...]