Kings of Democracy

2020 Preemptive Retrospective and Also Gerry Has MRSA

December 28, 2020 Andrew Merklinghaus Season 1 Episode 53
Kings of Democracy
2020 Preemptive Retrospective and Also Gerry Has MRSA
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Kings of Democracy
2020 Preemptive Retrospective and Also Gerry Has MRSA
Dec 28, 2020 Season 1 Episode 53
Andrew Merklinghaus

 every wonder why there's no movies about 9/11? because we all remember how we felt and any movie that tries to tell us anything would seem so stupid and fake and corny and tacky that we'd never go see it.  the only made westerns after all the cowboys were dead and they never cast vets in actual war movies.  becuase they'd make it so real it would be ugly and we never let ourselves be truly ugly in our own memory.  you will let yourself forget this year and you will forget that you forgot.  

Show Notes

 every wonder why there's no movies about 9/11? because we all remember how we felt and any movie that tries to tell us anything would seem so stupid and fake and corny and tacky that we'd never go see it.  the only made westerns after all the cowboys were dead and they never cast vets in actual war movies.  becuase they'd make it so real it would be ugly and we never let ourselves be truly ugly in our own memory.  you will let yourself forget this year and you will forget that you forgot.