"Unhappy is the land that needs a hero."
-- Bertolt Brecht
Monday, November 29, 2010
Joel Coen (November 29, 1954)
The Coen Brothers: Joel Coen (born November 29, 1954) and Ethan Coen (born September 21, 1957) have made some pretty spectacular movies. Ethan at Princeton University wrote a senior thesis entitled: "Two Views of Wittgenstein's Later Philosophy" – but that’s not how they qualify as being models of secular Jewishness.