There’s a new Amish show coming to televisions near you.
And it’s on the Discovery Channel, so it can’t possibly be exploitative, right? RIGHT?!? Right.
From not the producers of Breaking Amish, the entertainment industry brings you: Amish Mafia.
We are still in mourning for the death of the video rental store. Here we’ll discuss the movies you can’t get from Redbox but need to find and watch/rewatch through any other means necessary.
Recently Polly lent Penny her much beloved copy of My Fair Lady. Penny loved it, which Polly knew would happen.
Polly: I adore this movie despite knowing that I ought to hate it for changing the ending from it’s predecessor, Pygmalion.
Penny: It changes the ending??? BUT but but. She has to end up with the Professor.
(Spoiler Alertz. ((Can you spoil a musical?)) Eliza Doolittle is an uneducated flower vendor and Professor Higgins is a professional master of snark. He makes a bet that he can transform her into a beacon of shining sophistication and pass her off as a duchess at a royal ball. After various twists and turns of fate, she is a success. But they fight a lot. She leaves. It looks like she might marry a puppy. In the end she goes back to him. He can’t find his slippers. The end.)
Polly: I know! That’s why I love it! Because all of the best love stories involve a certain degree of playful loathing. Continue reading