Knot To Be

Today we got a preview of summer movies from the New York Times' Jodi Kantor. She told us that about 500 movies will get cinematic release this summer, more than twice the normal crop of 200. Her tip: if you see just one Harry Potter flick, make it 2004's Prisoner of Azkaban (dir. Alfonso Cuaron).

The New York Times' 2004 Summer Movie Guide

Coming up Monday: conservative ex-New Republic Editor Andrew Sullivan, who has been sounding increasingly frustrated with the Bush Administration over gay marriage, the conduct of the war in Iraq, and a whole host of other issues. Monday is also the first day gay and lesbian couples will be allowed to marry in Massachusetts.