The Super Bowl is, without a doubt, the defining sports event not just of each year, but really, of all time… for Americans, at least. There is no other day when so many folks in the United States gather around the television and tune in to the same thing – and for non-sports enthusiasts, there’s an entire cottage industry around Super Bowl alternatives – my favorite is The Puppy Bowl.
One can’t talk about The Super Bowl without bringing up the commercials – advertisers know this is the chance to hit more American eyeballs than any other, so they go all out. The commercials have become a must see TV event in themselves, but is this a good or bad thing? I can make cases for both sides. Read the rest of this entry
Ah, the joys of technology! Autocomplete is certainly one of my favorite modern doodads. I mean, look at these amazing choices! I could get engaged, naked, in the day shift, into day shift, a new day shift… the possibilities are fantastic! Go twenty-first century!
I believe it’s accurate to say that Pitch Perfect is universally liked, if not loved. 81% of reviewers and a 83% of the audience gave it a positive review (Rotten Tomatoes), so that’s at the very least a consensus that people on earth like this movie… and I have no idea why. Read the rest of this entry
This is as subjective as it gets, but anyway, I humbly present my list of the 100 greatest movies of all time in no particular order. Read the rest of this entry