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#ComedyMonday - Where The Buffalo Roam

“Buy the ticket. Take the ride.”

Dr. Hunter S. Thompson was the progenitor of a style of journalism built less on the accurate representation of the facts and more around the instinctual hyperbole that comes with fishing for the whole truth. 384 more words


F.I.L.M. of the Week (December 12, 2014)

The end of the year is drawing near, which means plenty of “great man” biopics that paint flattering portraits of “important” men in history.  (Rarely are these ever about women, I feel.)  2014 brings with it “ 380 more words

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Everyone Loves Raymond, Nine Years & 210 Shows


                 Your Usual Suspects

Thanks to streaming video, we set out on a task that we never expected to fulfill early in 2014. We intended to watch all 210 episodes of a TV series called… 257 more words

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Book No 43 : A Waking Serpent

One of the topics which seems to fascinate my children is: “if someone killed me, would you kill them?” I think the theoretical query is intended to test the bounds of my devotion to them – these are, of course, limitless (although I do have an inbuilt aversion to cleaning up vomit and am not keen on washing football kit). 473 more words


MY MOVIE SHELF: Johnny Dangerously

The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 220   656 more words


Young Frankenstein (1974)

“I heard the strangest music from the upstairs kitchen and I just… followed it down. Call it… a hunch. Ba-dum chi.” – Igor (Marty Feldman) 441 more words


Young Frankenstein building.

I just saw tonight that Mel brooks has gotten his own Mural and a street sign after him based on his most acclaimed film Young Frankenstein.  146 more words

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