rewatch notes: the visual gag of kyle using a cellphone in the car at the end, my willingness to put my life on the line to ensure laurie metcalf wins the oscar, the fact i was SUCH a julie in high school, and that the exchange "i was on top! who the fuck is on top their first time?" "do you have any awareness about how many civilians we've killed since invasion in iraq started?" might be one of the funniest things i ever hear in my life
"it's okay. she'll be back. she'll come back."
the reaction that everyone seems to have had to this film didn't hit me until, pretty much, the final five minutes; i was so worried i would fall victim to the ungodly levels of hype around it that when it finally fell into place for me it was painful in its realness to the point i didn't even know what to do with myself (i'm still not quite ready to be articulate…