To my surprise, my blog post on Moonrise Kingdom has become quite popular. Maybe infamous is a better word. Regardless, I get numerous hits from Google search terms every day. Even some guy at University of California cited my post.
What didn’t surprise me is that many of those who found their way onto my blog disagreed with my assertion. Some of them quite strongly. So much so I didn’t publish their profanity-filled comments.
So what did they say….
…They basically accused me of projecting my own sexual obsessions or insecurities on to an honest depiction of two innocent kids experiencing the awkward transition into sexual maturity. Yada yada yada.
Really? C’mon on guys! Who are you kidding? How did you find my blog?
I’ll show you how you found the post. Here is a snippet of a week’s worth search terms that lands people on my blog…
You are the ones that connected the dots after watching the film and hopped online to see if anyone else had done the same.
Isn’t that how you got here? Yeah… that is how most of you got here. So spare me. You know what you watched was perverse.
Side-note: People can dissent on my blog. Dissent to your heart’s content but do it respectfully and without blaspheming God.