Tom Carson On Irritating Indie Auteur Lena Dunham
Understand, to call Tiny Furniture narcissistic and inbred is like breaking the news that Switzerland has good skiing and a banking industry of some note. It’s typical of Dunham’s blinkers that she doesn’t have the wit—not conscience, just wit—to notice how fabulously lucky she, her posh family and her hipster friends are to live the way they do. Yep, folks, the ritzy Tribeca loft that Lena—sorry, “Aura”—keeps on moping around in is Dunham’s real-life home. Her mom owns it. Do you feel sorry for her yet?