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

IMPORTANT FOOD QUESTIONS! Nuts in Brownies, Mustard or Mayo on Sandwiches, Whipped Cream on Milkshakes

We have been avoiding major divisive issues, but I think it is time to take a firm stand and face our differences. Yes, it is another Food Rules post!!!!

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DCIB Book Club: Getting Rid of Bradley in ONE Week, Fantasy, Romance, or Children’s Story in Two Weeks?

Remember! Next Sunday, 5/9, Mother’s Day, we are discussing Getting Rid of Bradley! It is a super fun light happy easy addictive sexy rom-com book. I want as many of you as possible to read it, because it will make you HAPPY. And I just want you to be HAPPY.

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Monday Morning Questions: What Do You Want to Ask Me the Week of Mother’s Day???

Happy Monday! I am up at our family house in Wisconsin, just me and Albie Dog. My apartment is infested with moving boxes and cockroaches, my parents’ apartment is infested with parents, Albie Dog and I just needed a break. So for Mother’s Day Week, I am avoiding my mother.

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Discussion Post: Weddings! Let’s Talk About Our Personal Preference!!!!

I was watching a true crime show which mentioned how this couple couldn’t afford a wedding so they had a big engagement party instead? Which completely confuses me. What’s the difference between a wedding and a big engagement party? Anyway, made me think we should all discuss these Vital Issues.

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RACHEL! I Don’t Care That You Can’t Attend, It’s Your Birthday So You Have to Pick Our Movie This Week!

Was that title clear? Should I make it more creepily personal and specific in a way that makes this blog appear like a college friends email group and not like a Formal Public Film Analysis Site? Anyway, RACHEL!!!! It’s your BIRTHDAY!!!!! So you have to pick the movie even if you don’t attend.

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Fashion Discussion Post: What Is Your Favorite Fashion Era in Period Piece Films?

Ready to be non-Indian and superficial? This is a completely silly post idea, but let us share which historical period clothing is our favorite! In the historical film meaning, not like what they really wore when it was all smelly and stained and stuff. And I will switch to India for the 1960s and 1970s, because those clothes are AWESOME

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DCIB Book Club: In ONE Week, The Marvelous Land of Oz, in TWO Weeks Getting Rid of Bradley

Yaaaaaaay, BOOKS!!!!! This are both such light happy summery reads. Those of you who are stressed and overworked (so, almost all of you), these will be lovely easy distractions. Especially Bradley, believe me, you will get 10 pages in and be addicted.

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Silly Sunday: Help Me Cast An Aging Actress, Beautician, and Housewife for My Hot in Cleveland Remake!!!!

Again, NOT A GOOD SHOW!!!! Do not try watching this show and then go “Margaret, why did you tell me to watch this show?” I didn’t! But I happen to be enjoying it. And more importantly, the central 4 characters are GREAT character types to play with in imaginary casting.

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