Team Festivus vs. Team Treat Yo Self: Pick a Day for Holiday Survival

Alright, all you winter holiday celebrants. I hear your attempts at ho-ho-hoing, but I also hear a backbeat of something else. I hear you desperately trying to do whatever it takes to simply survive the holiday season somewhat whole and unburdened, refreshed instead of exhausted, and ultimately ready to embrace a rad new year. ...more
I guess I'm team Festivus, only because I'm too much like Ben to do Treat Yo'self.  Except I ...more

Do You Know the History of Policing in America?

Have you ever seen the movie Crash starring—among others—Don Cheadle (my celebrity crush), Sandra Bullock, Matt Dillon, Larenz Tate, Ryan Phillipe and Terrence Howard? ...more
Rita Arens Me, too.  It was hard to watch, but I find all of this hard to watch/live also.more

Thank you, Michael Bolton! What's your #ThankYouMichaelBolton moment?

On last week's episode of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (#RHOBH), Lisa Rinna shared how she met Harry Hamlin shortly after Nicolette Sheridan left Harry for Michael Bolton. Years later, she saw Michael Bolton and went up to him and said "Thank you!" Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMA Wire Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes, we'll never know the reason. Other times, we can trace it back. ...more
You two are a very cute couple. I'm glad you are on the show.more

The Mockingjay Part 1 – Movie Review

Last weekend the Husband and I went to the movies to see the latest Hunger Games movie:The Mockingjay Part 1....more

The Theory of Everything – Movie Review

This past weekend we went to see The Theory of Everything. I had been looking forward to seeing that movie, so as soon as it came out in a theater nearby, we went to see it....more

Team Festivus vs. Team Treat Yo Self: Pick a Day for Holiday Survival

Alright, all you winter holiday celebrants. I hear your attempts at ho-ho-hoing, but I also hear a backbeat of something else. I hear you desperately trying to do whatever it takes to simply survive the holiday season somewhat whole and unburdened, refreshed instead of exhausted, and ultimately ready to embrace a rad new year. ...more
I guess I'm team Festivus, only because I'm too much like Ben to do Treat Yo'self.  Except I ...more

THE HOBBIT: The Battle of the Five Army's Brings Middle-Earth to a Close!

Coming to theatres for a final battle from director Peter Jackson and New Line Cinema is the final installment for Tolkien fans everywhere with THE HOBBIT: The Battle of the Five Armies.Whenst last we saw Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), Smaug was in the air flying toward Laketown below the Dwarfs mountain. As the flying beast destroys everything in its path, Thorin (Richard Armitage) is already feeling the effects of being surrounded by so much gold....more

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb!

Along with Jenise Jacquin Opening in theatres from director Shawn Levy and 20th Century Fox is the highly anticipated visit to one of the best places on earth with NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: Secret of the Tomb. Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) is still in charge at the museum during the night and loving his job. Getting the nighttime inhabitants together for a gala fundraiser, they would include: Teddy Roosevelt (Robin Williams), Jedediah (Owen Wilson), Octavius (Steve Coogan), Atilla the Hun (Patrick Gallagher), Sacajawea (Mizuo Peck), Ankmenrah (Rami Malek) and Dexter the monkey. ...more

CARTOON NETWORK and IMPRACTICAL JOKERS Bring the Chuckles to the Holidays!

IMPRACTICAL JOKERS: The Complete Second Season Jeri Jacquin On DVD in time for holiday giving from TruTV is the hilarious IMPRACTICAL JOKERS: The Complete Second Season. Oh yes, the boys are back for season two but I digress…. ...more

Do You Know the History of Policing in America?

Have you ever seen the movie Crash starring—among others—Don Cheadle (my celebrity crush), Sandra Bullock, Matt Dillon, Larenz Tate, Ryan Phillipe and Terrence Howard? ...more
Rita Arens Me, too.  It was hard to watch, but I find all of this hard to watch/live also.more