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  • Clicking and Streaming: "Messiah of Evil," "Dark Mountain," and 23 other horror movies you probably haven't seen

    Clicking and Streaming: "Messiah of Evil," "Dark Mountain," and 23 other horror movies you probably haven't seen
    For this Halloween edition of 'Clicking and Streaming' we reviewed two rather slept-on horror flicks that don't exactly play the scary-movie game and offer up a list of 23 others in a similar vein. Here's why we've gone that route: This is Baltimore, the resting place of Edgar Allan Poe, which means we should do horror right, which means less spooky-ooky junk and scary monsters stuff and torture porn and more the hard-to-shake horror that Poe pretty much created—stuff that grabs on in weird and confusing ways, often veering on the absurd and nonsensical, and doesn't let go.
  • Wandering Eye: John Updike's trip to Baltimore, the gross details of the FDA's oral history, and more

    Wandering Eye: John Updike's trip to Baltimore, the gross details of the FDA's oral history, and more
    Jefferson Morley unloads on his former WaPo colleagues in Medium. The first part is about Cuba and so, ya know, yawn. The much longer second part is about the movie about the late reporter Gary Webb, who WaPo investigative reporter Jeff Leen says "was...

    Free Will Astrology

    ARIES (March 21-April 19): Situation No. 1: If you meet resistance or doubt, say this: “Ha! This diversion can’t slow me down, because I am in possession of an invisible magical sword!” And then brandish a few charismatic swipes of...

    Wandering Eye: Edgar Allan Poe in Beantown, an old murder mystery, and boat drones

    Wandering Eye: Edgar Allan Poe in Beantown, an old murder mystery, and boat drones
    Boston has erected sculptor Stefanie Rocknak's life-size bronze statue of Edgar Allan Poe in Boston Common, with his cloak swirling around him, his back turned to the Frog Pond, and his briefcase busting open with paperwork, a giant raven, and a human...

    Tourist Attractions

    Tourist Attractions
    Beware getting too attached to Baltimore, as doing so may ruin your love of anyplace else. It happened famously to the late poet Ogden Nash, who, in explaining why he and his wife cut short their Manhattan residency to return to her hometown, wrote,...