Roland Emmerich, who must have been recently released from some sort of sanitorium, has opted to beat movie going audiences to a mindless pulp - yet again - with an unnecessary sequel to 1996's Independence Day. Who asked for this? And who asked for it be used to launch a new "cinematic universe" filled with sequels and spinoffs? Jeff Goldblum? Is that who asked for it? Judd Hirsch? Is it his fault? Since when does Judd Hirsch have this sort of pull?