Who You Calling a SAG?
What was your favorite part of last night's SAG awards? Daniel Day-Lewis's drippy Heath Ledger speech or Julie Christie's witchy and wanton Alzheimer's joke? Don't answer! Julie wins by a landslide! But since her speech had a rah-rah Writer's Guild bent to it, Jules probably shouldn't have neglected to thank the woman who wrote the short story Away From Her was based on. Her name is Alice Munro and don't you, um, forget it! But wait a minute! I have a whole new favorite moment from the SAG awards! The Weeds clip of drug seller Mary Louise Parker telling Mary-Kate Olsen, "You realize you're doing something illegal!"
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