Random opinionated detritus

DVD review of the week:
Rented “Songcatcher” and it was craptacular.

Quotes from “Last report on the miracles at Little No Horse” by Lousie Erdrich:
“Since the damage was done, she prayed to see her damage again.”
“But it was that spirit who taught me that to laugh or to cry was all the same, and who gave me the strength to spit pain in the face and love the world in joy.”
“I am sure that a number of mystics would have benefited from a regimen of antidepressants, however, we would all be the poorer.”