About mredlich21

Author of book Don't Call It Bollywood, Indian film obsessive, recently graduated Masters student in film studies, person who bores everyone in her real life with her out there theories and thinking on any and all pop culture topics

Saturday Small Talk: Chat Away While I Enjoy My Last Saturday At Home!

Happy Saturday! I shouldn’t say “last Saturday”, I’m just gonna be out of town next weekend. But still, at home weekends are precious! So this Saturday I’m gonna run two errands, and spend the rest of the time cuddling the dog on the couch.

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DCIB Book Club November 13th: Kipling’s Kim! A Book About India by a Man Who Loved India, and Also the British, 5 Chapters at a Time!

I have been considering doing this book for DCIB Book Club for ages. I’ve avoided it because a) Kipling was a colonist, and b) the book is slightly long for a book club pick. But I’ve decided we are smart enough to deal with the complications of Kipling’s relationship to India, and I’ll just break it into 3 parts.

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Saturday Small Talk: Things to Talk About While I Drive Around!

Hello hello! Happy Saturday! I’m gonna do my volunteer deliveries, then pick up a new work phone from my boss (current phone has stopped accepting incoming calls which is actually kind of AWESOME, but no good things can last), then get gas, then come home. And in the meantime, y’all get to talk amongst yourself.

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The Legend of Maula Jatt Scene By Scene Summary: Whole Last Half! Because My Memory is Fading!

Ugh, I hate this! Stupid movie theater scheduling means I could only see it once and now my memory is rapidly fading in terms of exact details (thank goodness I took notes so I’m not totally at sea). I’m gonna try to finish the whole thing with minimal reveries on the meaning of that one shadow in the corner or whatever.

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Wednesday Watching Post: What Are You Reading and Watching and Thinking and Listening to ONE WEEK BEFORE SRK DAY!!!!

Happy Wednesday! OMG, work has been so nutty. As you can probably tell from my not putting this post up until mid-afternoon. I even took 2 hours off in the middle of the day and ended up spending them sewing and running errands instead of blogging, Bad Margaret!

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Monday Morning Questions: What Do You Want to Ask Me the Last Monday Before Halloween?

Happy Monday! I am WORN OUT. Yesterday I went to a pumpkin patch with my friends and their friends and their friends’ 6 year old. Did you know 6 year olds don’t have an off switch? He just kept going and going and going and finally we left at 7:30 and he was still asking to ride the merry go round one more time and/or go on the jump pillow.

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