Movie Review: The Triplets of Belleville


The Triplets of Belleville (2003) has it all. It’s an animated feast for the eyes featuring a bicyclist named Champion, his heroic grandmother Madame Souza, his dog Bruno who barks at trains, the mafia, grotesquely fat people, three swingin’ old ladies, and some groovin’ music. And it has hardly any dialog (yet is about 10,000…

Links of the Day (week, actually) for 30 December 2007


Is the Supreme Court going to define “well regulated militia”? by Brooks Jackson (Annenberg Political Fact Check) Subways: The New Urban Status Symbol by Jennifer Fishbein (BusinessWeek, 12/5/07) Society on Steroids: A Bill Moyers Essay (Bill Moyers Journal, 12/20/07) – cheating and cutting corners are endemic in American culture, not just Major League Baseball Best…