November 4, 2014

By Eddie Pipkin

You’d have to be a hermit in the deepest cave in the most remote mountain range not to have heard a kid belting out the Disney movie Frozen’s signature song: “Let It Go.” The characters and the song are cute enough, but the enormous popularity of the tune (just start playing it at any gathering with any sampling of kids under 10, and they all start singing along at full blast) makes one mindful of how often this phrase pops up in movies, TV, and common conversation. You’re fixated on a bad experience at a restaurant, and your partner says, “Just let it go.” You’re worried about how you’re going to do on an