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Darrell Dennis Blog: August 2011 Archives

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Darrell on "Bad Romance"

Unfortunately, with a show like ReVision Quest, we only have half an hour to discuss topics that would take an entire season to make any sense of. The episode "Bad Romance: Us and Them" is a prime example. The problem with the relationship between Natives and the Canadian government has been a problem since before there was a "Canadian" government. So, trying to solve it in the allotted time would be a superhuman feat. Maybe if the CBC gave us a time slot that went year round... just throwing it out there!

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Darrell on Urban Natives

I really enjoyed listening to this episode on city Natives, partly because I hadn't yet heard the completed, edited episode yet but also because Natives living in the city is a pretty common theme in a lot of my writing: screenplays, theatre, comedy, etc.

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Darrell on Water Woes

As I was listening to today's episode on water, I reflected on an article that I read in the LA Times the other day.  Los Angeles is the second largest city in the US and almost since its inception has not had enough water to sustain its population.  Heck, right next door in Nevada, they built cities in the middle of a desert and water flows through that state twenty four hours a day: fountains, golf courses, swimming pools... in a desert! 


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