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Not Much Treasure to Gleam From Jaded “Name Game -…”

In response to Simon Miraudo’s 750‑word review of The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug on Quickflix

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In “Name game—The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug review”, author Simon Miraudo comes off as not only pessimistic, but contemptuous in this disgrace of a tome.

It’s one thing to disapprove of how a premise is portrayed, or even the premise itself. But to display such venom and resentment for something so unabashedly, is not only unprofessional but counter-productive. No reader will gleam any value from the inflammatory statements the author makes here, and they would be wise to ignore any of the “evidence” he presents to support his ravings. He is simply beating up on something because he doesn’t understand it, which is bias stereotyping no matter how you look at it.  

The most staggering thing, and one that all but disqualifies Miraudo as worthy to write such trash is that he has next to nil knowledge of the subject he’s writing on. He can barely even recall the main characters that make up the plot, and that is a necessary requirement for any work of this genre. Otherwise, you are little more than a congressman slandering a certain form of music when you’ve never heard one song, much less know anything about the group who wrote it.  

Readers can do much better, and indeed should. Miraudo’s ill-founded diatribe should be avoided like a vengeful necromancer.    

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