The songs are strong but the story is slight
Soderbergh and Clooney knock over Vegas without much to show for it
The bar where nobody knows your name
Pay It Forward shoves its proactive propaganda down our throats until it stays down, but good
7-Elevens, Laundromats, bowling alleys, People magazine, the Discovery Channel, Elvis. Poet Campbell McGrath mines deep into pop culture and hits a vein.