Tag Archives: Supreme Court

Romero. Night. 50.

When we lost George Romero back in July it only helped to underline this year’s 50th anniversary celebration for the writer/director’s masterpiece, Night of the Living Dead. It’s still two months until Halloween, but I keep feeling like I want to jump-start the creepy cinema season. I’ll be seeing the IT preview this week so [...]

Posted in Cinema | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Flynt V Falwell

Looking back three decades to 1987, this is the perfect time to remember that Supreme Court case that saw televangelist conman Jerry Falwell clashing with that sleaze slinging champion of the First Amendment, Larry Flynt. This case wasn’t really about obscenity, it was about libel laws, and the protections afforded to parody. In the age [...]

Posted in Counter Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
© 2020 Joe Nolan's Insomnia. All Rights Reserved.
Built by Paper Lion. #teamwork