Category Archives: Entertainment

Movies Need Supported Not Awarded

(Image Credit FreeDesignFile.com) According to my trustworthy daily Peanuts desk calendar January 19th is National Popcorn Day. That’s appropriate for this post for a couple reasons. One, popcorn’s association with movie going is well-known and two, everyone has their individual … Continue reading

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The Challenge Of Tweaking Twitter

It is my belief the fundamental charm of Twitter is as much its brevity as its immediacy. Writing in 140 characters or less has become an art form for users. A skill. The national news, entertainment, weather and sports media … Continue reading

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The Concept Of Last Christmas

The seed may admittedly been planted for this post by a combination of factors, most notably being the cashier at our local movie theater suddenly starting to give me a Senior discount in the last few weeks without my asking … Continue reading

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Supernatural – TV Worth Riding With

(Image Credit YouTube.com) If you follow the television industry behind the scenes in addition to watching scenes you may have heard back in August the CEO of the FX Network, John Landgraf, stated he believes there are simply too many … Continue reading

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The Peanuts Movie – Good Grief You’re In 3-D Charlie Brown – A Review

(Image Credit Mashable.com) I know we hard-core fans of the comic strip “Peanuts” were shocked and dismayed when we learned Hollywood couldn’t help itself from sucking in even more revenue by scooping up and sending off our innocent, timeless beloved characters … Continue reading

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Weather Channel To Cover (More) Weather

For the last few years the Weather Channel has – even during live, severe weather events you’d think would warrant coverage and actually garner them more viewership – run reality shows and documentaries. According to a story in Variety that’s about … Continue reading

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Mr. Robot Season Finale – The Intersection Of Entertainment And Reality

USA Network postponed last evening’s scheduled season finale of their drama series “Mr. Robot” for one week because the episode reportedly contains a scene with similarities to the real-life horror that occurred on live television yesterday morning in Virginia. So … Continue reading

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Tim Tebow And TV Show – Quickly Promoted, Quickly Fired?

I recently read CBS essentially “swapped” time slots for their brand-new show “How To Be A Gentleman” and veteran returnee “Rules Of Engagement.” Considering “Rules” was about to debut on Saturday evenings, shunned long ago by the major networks as … Continue reading

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Moneyball Worth The Investment

Eight years in development and on its third director. I never thought the best-selling book it was based on would translate to the big screen. Neither did the book’s author. But Brad Pitt did.  And at this point in his … Continue reading

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The Office – Before The Desk Job Phyllis Was A Cheerleader…And More

My television “before-they-became famous” lesson for the week was learned courtesy of a post from a great sports blog, Joe Montana’s Right Arm. (love that name…) Turns out Phyllis Smith, who plays Phyllis on “The Office” and has a role in the new Cameron … Continue reading

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