3D Movies: A Rant

Maybe it’s just me, but ENOUGH WITH 3D ALREADY! The following is a brief rant as to why I hate 3D movies broken up into three parts: The Pain, The Product, and The Price. The Pain: I wear glass. I

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Overdrive: Cowboy Ending – A Must Read

“Cowboy?  Pffft, that’s about as far away from my interests as you can get!” – is probably what I would have said had I passed this title in a bookstore.  You know that old adage?  “Don’t judge a book by it’s

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: My Oldest Fandom

This is it.  This is where my path to nerdom started.  Back in the late 1980s, I saw the first five episode story arc for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and I was hooked.  The Nostalgia Critic can say what he

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It Must Be July – Harry Potter Forever!

Every July, I get that same burning desire to Keep Calm and Potter On!  I mean, if there’s no new book starring our favourite trio, no new movie to look forward to… what’s the point of life?  How do people

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My Hero! Barney Stinson – Legendary.

I know it’s been months, but I still can’t get over the fact that How I Met Your Mother is over.  The end of an other fabulous era of television, in my opinion.  I know that a lot of people

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Episodes VII, VIII, and IX: Thoughts, Hopes, and Fears.

I have been a Star Wars fan for longer than I have not been a Star Wars fan.  I’d go so far as to say that my life started that night in the theatre on board the Millennium Falcon, but I

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Everything is AWESOME: Review of The Lego Movie

I have always loved Lego.  I love building with traditional bricks.  I love old sets and new sets.  There really isn’t any feeling that compares with the feeling of scraping your fingers through a big pile of bricks and watching

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Live Blog: an Epic New Adventure

The other day, I was out for coffee with a friend and was challenged to do a live blog while watching Apocalypse Now. I don’t really understand the motivation behind the challenge – maybe that virtual experience of a play-by-play

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A Moment of Silence: Remembering the Video Store

Thinking back to my early teenage years, I remember fondly my trips to the Video Stop at the end of the block.  10 movies, 10 days, 10 dollars?  That was the life!  Imagine my delight when, years later in my

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Cabin in the Woods: The next Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Eep!  Overdue on that second post already?  You’ll be happy to know that in the meantime, I’ve been keeping up quite well with all procrastinating I have on the go… When Joss Whedon’s Cabin in the Woods came out back in 2012,

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