As our nation turns its lonely eyes to Matt | Chuck's World
Last updated 5/21/2020 at 8:49am
I finally saw "Contagion," which everyone seemed to be watching about six weeks ago. Or maybe it was six months ago. How long has it been? I've already forgotten the days of the week, along with how to tie my shoelaces. I'm now just using star dates (colors for the weekends).
But it felt like people I know were tuning in to see the 2011 Steven Soderbergh film, and I just decided to resist. For one thing, I'd seen it before.
For another, I remembered it as a grim depiction of the world in the midst of a modern pandemic. It just didn't feel like something I wanted to revisit. I understood th...