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What does WO stand for?

WO stands for Wilfully Obscure

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A gory, but wilfully obscure, socio-political/family grief allegory from Mexico.
Some commentary would have been welcome on what almost everyone agrees to be the serious decline in Mamet's work in recent years; but although Nadel is clear-headed on the formal difficulties with, say, Wilson (2000) or Faustus (2004), he does not really explore why Mamet would spend so much energy on works that on the face of it are wilfully obscure and infuriating.
Willsdon is particularly good on the movement between private and public, open and enclosed spaces in city and country, and on Renoir, for example, whose images of Parisian squares such as the Place de la Trinite wilfully obscure the issue.
This wilfully obscure, madly overlong nightmare of confused identity, madness and murder seems almost like a self-parodying compendium of all Lynch's notorious trademarks.