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Spock

Across the Margin pays tribute to one of the most memorable characters in entertainment history, and to the man who brought him to life…. “Of…

That’s How I Got To Memphis

by: Michael Shields Across the Margin pays tribute to the cream of Newsroom’s crop, the incomparable Charlie Skinner…. Beware: The following article contains spoilers to…

Keating Robin Williams

Keating

by: Michael Shields We celebrate the genius of Robin Williams by remembering one of his most affecting roles….. The impact on my burgeoning spirit at…

I’ll Be Too Busy Looking Good

by: Douglas Grant Remembering Jim Kelly…… A year ago today we lost one of the most influential celebrities to have graced the tennis court, the…

Ramis

With a heavy heart, we take a moment and remember the genius of Harold Ramis…. When I first watched Stripes, Meatballs, Caddyshack, Ghostbusters, and Groundhog Day…

The Loss of Our Everyman

Across the Margin takes a moment to reflect on the passing of one of the greatest and most dynamic talents of a generation… It’s impossible…

Gandolfini

by: Douglas Grant and Michael Shields (respectively) In remembrance of one of this generation’s greatest actors….. ‘You don’t get it. You’re like Mozart.” – David…

Vonnegut, An Interview

by: Michael Shields An “interview” with one of America’s most distinguished authors, which doubles as a “review” of a recent compilation of the author’s letters……..

The Pryce of Success

by: Michael Shields Our second character obituary in as many posts remembers Mad Men’s fussy British accountant, a man will we regretfully venture into Season…

A Stark Winter’s Passing

by: Chris Thompson  The premier of Game of Thrones, Season Three arrives this Sunday! With that in mind we fondly remember Winterfell’s Lord, Eddard Stark……

Ben Gazzara was a Sick Fuck

by: Paul Gutkowski One year ago the world lost a legend, today we pay respect to a true “sick fuck”…. Ben Gazzara was a sick…

Things Worth Mentioning

by: Genevieve Palmieri Remembering Nora Ephron… I knew Nora Ephron briefly. That is to say, I worked for her for a short time.  During those…