Nobody tells you how boring a pandemic can be. The movies missed that.
That’s not to say the ongoing COVID crisis lacked awful action. It was all too full of it.
But so much of a pandemic is avoiding doing…anything…to stay safe. In the movies people are always speeding somewhere to fix things. 2020 was more about distracting yourself as time passed.
We occupied ourselves with TV, crafting, making sourdough, mindlessly scrolling TikTok, drinking, cooking, and pretty much anything else we could do away in isolation. But maybe above all else, oh man, we really distracted ourselves with walks. Read more…
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