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"I'm One" - The Who from "Quadrophenia" as seen in "Freaks and Geeks"

Ever since I introduced the late 1990s TV show “Freaks & Geeks” to my son a few weeks ago, he has binge-watched the entire one-season show (18 hours) at least 5-6 times on Netflix.  232 more words


Silicon Valley

Thank God for HBO On Demand!

I missed Silicon Valley when the show was first aired earlier this year.  Over the weekend, though, I sat and watched all eight episodes from Season One in one sitting, with only an appropriate mid-season bathroom break.  245 more words


The Lifeguard (2013) Review

Now, I like Kristen Bell. I liked her in Veronica Mars, I liked her in Forgetting Sarah Marshall and I liked her voice-work in the most recent Disney mega-hit Frozen, but I do feel like she hasn’t really done a lot, and it’s a shame, she’s a talented actress who I enjoy seeing on screen. 642 more words


Book of Today: Ulysses by James Joyce

Stately, plump, and set on June 16, 1904, Ulysses is our Book of Today. This was the day, 110 years ago, that James Joyce had his first encounter with his wife Nora. 28 more words

Book Of Today

The 'Silicon Valley' Season Finale Featured The Greatest Dick Joke In The History Of Television

You can be pardoned if you haven’t been paying too much attention to HBO’s freshman series, Silicon Valley. It comes on after Game of Thrones… 502 more words