VindicationPosted: February 28, 2011 | |
Did you see Aaron Sorkin’s Oscar acceptance speech last night? Did you hear him mention Paddy Chayefsky and the movie, Network? I certainly did.
The thing is, I wrote this piece about a month or so after seeing The Social Network for the first time. In it I compare the two Network films to each other and Sorkin to Chayefsky and even mention that Sorkin should be nominated.
You see what I’m doing here, right? Yes. I’m gloating. I try to be a humble and modest person when I can, but in this instance, I was right on all accounts. I wasn’t just blowing hot air. I knew what I was talking about and I was right.
OK, I’m done being all self-congratulatory and patting myself on the back for noticing how two things are similar. You can stop groaning and rolling your eyes now and continue on with your life.
I told you so,