Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sometimes, Just Sometimes, the Soul Comes Back for Family Game Night

A friend of mine was thrilled to get this item in the mail.  My first thought was, “Nuh uh, they couldn’t have made that,” and my second was, “I want to play if they did.”  Well they did indeed make … Continue reading

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The Boss Battle Is a Particular Challenge

I’m notorious for being behind on things at times, like web videos and music (To the best of my knowledge, I have never heard an Arcade Fire song).  So if you’ve seen this already, sorry.  But I think it’s definitely … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom on Election Day in Chicago

The late, great George Carlin on why he doesn’t vote. Happy Election Day, Chicago!

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases – 2/22/2011

New options for your home-viewing this week:

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Picks and Predictions for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2011 Oscars)

Do I dare comment, as everyone else has, on the roller-coaster type ride of this year’s Oscar season? If by “roller coaster” you mean a long straightaway followed by a succession of quick bumps and concluded with a shorter straightaway … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Blog

I’ll be supplementing my reviewing with some things that come to mind.  We’ll see what form it takes as it hopefully evolves into yet another outlet you’ll want to read.

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