CHOKE

CHOKE Chuck Palahniuk Jason calls it like he sees it Here goes my urban hipster literary credibility: Chuck Palahniuk is a one trick pony. He ran out of things to say after writing Fight Club. Since Fight Club, all of his books have been eerily similar, as though he has an outline titled “Palahniuk Novel” […]

CHEMICAL PINK

CHEMICAL PINK Katie Arnoldi A truly sick tale about an aspiring female bodybuilder, Aurora Jeanine Johnson, with all the right stuff and an aging degenerate, Charles Worthington, with a fetish for pumped up women. Set in the 80’s in Venice Beach California, this novel vacillates between technical jargon, including lists of illegal pharmaceuticals, and perverted […]

MY NAME IS EARL

NBC OK Jonny, you requested this review, and having no social life to speak of, I sat down and wrote it. So I just watched the first four episodes of My Name is Earl — again. I have to warn you, this e-mail won’t so much resemble a “Ruthless Review” as it will me giving […]

400 BLOWS

Black Rainbow by 400 Blows is that good.

THE MATRIX REVOLUTION

The Solid-State Entities Have Prevailed I’ll get the plot summary out of the way, because if you are currently alive, you’ve already seen this movie. Main Guy is stuck in a subway station with some South Asian robots. Meanwhile, armies of high-tech black invaders are on their way to attack the low-tech but plucky rebel […]