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Lots of complaints about spending so much time on Geena Davis in my email box. Sorry, the Corner moves in mysterious ways. I do have one last observation (shared by a few readers). While Geena Davis got her start on Family Ties and in the movie Tootsie, her big break was in that sci-fi flick with Jeff Goldblum.

So, I figured serious Corner obssesives would appreciate the fact that we’ve been chatting about Geena Davis on account of “The Fly.”

Jonah Goldberg, a senior editor of National Review and the author of Suicide of the West, holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute.

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