While said to be a true story, the historical accuracy has been questioned. In any case, on the eleventh anniversary of 9/11, Islamic militants attacked the American diplomatic compound and nearby CIA annex in Benghazi, Libya. My mellow weekend got a sudden jolt, for the flick was tense, grimy, dark, noisy and only partially redeeming. Perhaps I should have gone to Ride Along 2, which was #1 this weekend. However, I noted that Rotten Tomatoes reviewers gave it a 14%...14% rating! Yes, Norm of the North got 0% and The Forest 11%, but 14%? And it earned the most money. What's happening to America?
Tropical Cyclone Victor made a right turn and seems to be heading straight for Tonga: