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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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My New Year’s Wish For Everyone…Milk…For Your Cereal Too

Phil Rosenthal, the creator of “Everybody Loves Raymond”, was quoted once that while working on another hit television show…making its network millions…its staff got a memo saying, “Please do not put milk on your cereal.  The milk is for coffee.  … Continue reading

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In The Bathroom…May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor

This whole “Hunger Games” phenomenon snuck up on me from behind…like a sneaky Tribute. Hadn’t read any of the books.  Hadn’t heard of any of the books. Once the first film based on these best-sellers had been out for all of one week and it … Continue reading

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Whatcha Listening To These Days?

I think we’re at least periodically supposed to reveal and share personal things about ourselves in these blogs we craft, right?  Lighten up on the subject matter once in a while and slightly peel back the onion that…is…us. After being inconsistent on … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVI Advertising – Good, Bad…Why?

One thing I’ve learned after 46 Super Bowls is post-game reactions and emotions regarding the TV ads that aired during the game are fun to discuss. Each person and each advertiser measures effectiveness and success so differently. Some ads are … Continue reading

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Alcatraz – J.J. Abrams Wants To Imprison Us…Will We Get Lost?

Watched the two-hour season premiere of “Alcatraz,” the new Fox drama produced by none other than J.J. Abrams…the man behind some of the more mind-bending television series that have aired over the last few years including “Alias,” “Fringe,” and of course…“Lost.” I … Continue reading

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