New York strip roast with garlic-herb crust and horseradish sauce. Hasselbeck potatoes. Steamed asparagus. Greens with toasted almonds, grape tomatoes, blue cheese. No-knead bread. Fallen chocolate souffle cake.
"'The gory killing of a sitting foreign leader is new territory for a big studio movie,' said Jeanine Basinger, a professor of film studies at Wesleyan University." Has there ever been a big studio movie that shows the gory killing of *any* real person who's still alive?
Totally random question: if someone were explicitly choosing to celebrate their "Jesus year" (i.e., turning 33), what's a punny(?) small gift you could bring to the party? Or something small for the 10-15 people there? I am bad at Jesus and puns.
I thought I was going crazy, but it turns out that there are big, square PA/alarm-type speakers, strung up along the nearby avenue, playing Xmas carols (such that I can hear them faintly in my room). All the time? Maybe all the time.