State of the State of the Union

The state of the union is a time honored tradition designed to give us an opportunity to show social media, through snarky real time commentary, which side of the political spectrum we fall on.  Some people will use that opportunity to comment on how the speaker of the house resembled one of the footballs allegedly…

A Streaming Review: Batman Forever

We now live in a world where owning a movie you love on DVD isn’t as necessary when old movies show up on one of any streaming serves. You can go back and see older movies you used to love – or discover films you didn’t get to catch up with. I have decided to…

The Return of The King

No, this isn’t about The Lord of the Rings… HA! Tricked ya nerds! Sports are apart of our culture and I am just as much a sports nerd as I am a movie and culture nerd. So here it is. Luke 15: 11-32 For those less willing to pull up the online version of the…

A Meeting of the Musings: A Single Act Play

The stage is bright but dark. A slow bongo plays just offstage amplified by a microphone. It’s rhythm steadily increases, the tension builds and then deafening silence. Dan enters from stage left as Des enters from stage right Dan: Des, I have the best, most exciting idea Des: I’m intrigued but will withhold excitement Dan:…

Amy’s Podcast Diary Episode 1

This is my first podcast diary!  I hope you had a chance to listen to our very first podcast, and if you didn’t you can find it here and it will be available through itunes in just a few days.  On this first episode we discussed adaptations and reinterpretations of some of our favorite classics.  There…