When I came back from Boston, I had a pretty big shock. I lost my job. This wasn’t necessarily a bad thing. Lately, I’d discovered I’d been yearning for quitting time and not putting my all into my job, and that’s just not who I am. My big revelation of the amazing opportunity I’m presented […]
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Mental Floss sent me 23 Fun Facts About Firefly today. Now, I want to watch Firefly…and Serenity…again. After a rather hectic few weeks, I think that is just what I’ll do this weekend…or a Hobbit marathon. The Desolation of Smaug released on video this week, a marathon of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug […]
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No, I’m still not tired of this song. Are you? Tonight I’m going to see The Great Budapest Hotel at Circle Cinema. I’ve heard really good things about it. I like Wes Anderson films, and this one has something like 15 Oscar nominees in it. Last weekend I wanted to go see Divergent, but that […]
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I know. I know. It is a bit repetitive, but I can’t stop singing this song! It’s like a Pavlovian response now. I realize it’s Friday, and the song starts playing in my head. What can you do but pass it on? (I also think of the movie Friday. “You ain’t got no job…” Every. Time.) […]
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No, we’re not talking about that movie… Marvel announced today that Daredevil is coming to Netflix. Filming is set to begin in Summer 2014, and the program will primarily be filmed in New York State and produced by Marvel in association with ABC Television Studios. This is Marvel’s biggest leap into live-action television, […]
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Oh, this is just beautiful. Are you a Twin Peaks fan? It’s weird how certain topics come up in conversation over and over again. I’d watched Twin Peaks a bit when it first aired, but I was a bit young (my parents really weren’t all that thrilled about their 13 year old watching it). I hadn’t really thought […]
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Have I mentioned I discovered Netflix? I think I did, but let me say again, I LOVE NETFLIX. Several years ago, I read a handful of books from Jim Butcher’s The Dresden Files. I really liked them. They had a real noir type of feel to them. Harry Dresden, was your stereotypical private eye, except he […]
Read More The Dresden Files…The TV Mini-Series and the Books…Well, Sort of the Books