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The Pros and Cons of Chick Flicks

After spending most of my weekend watching “chick flicks’, I began to think about the pros and cons of the genre as a whole. Now I love a good girly movie, as they usually involve good looking men, some of my favorite female actresses and a fairy tale ending so what’s not to love. However […]

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Arts Movies

You’re Killing Me, Smalls!

If you are like me, then you recognize the title of this article from The Sandlot and if not, you just think I’m an idiot. A friend pointed out that I use quite a bit of “movie speak” in everyday conversations, mostly because she had no idea why I felt the need to say “Alright, alright, […]

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The Dreaded “To Be Continued”

You are sitting at home watching your favorite show, just as you do every week, waiting for the “wrap up” to occur, followed by previews of next week’s show, this is pretty typical and sounds familiar right? Oh and for those of you unfamiliar with the “wrap up”, that would be the last 10-12 minutes […]

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Culture

Friends Support Their Rockstar Friends, But Don’t You Dare Call Us Groupies

Some of my best friends are rock stars. I love being able to say that, so much in fact, I’ll say it again. Some of my best friends are rock stars. Now, I use the term “rock star” to define someone who is in a band, which has not yet had national success, but has […]

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Arts Movies

Just Call Me John Hughes

 I want to make a movie. Better yet I want to make an 1980’s movie. Why? Mostly because the majority of today’s movies are bad remakes of classic 80’s cheese. Now I’m sure most 80’s movies were probably remakes of other inherently bad movies, but I didn’t see those so they don’t count. Now making […]