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The Science of Surrogacy, and Other Hypotheses

By night, I blog about Greg Kinnear.  By day, I do “cutting edge” science.  I’m like the caped crusader, but without a cape and instead armed with hypotheses.  1,664 more words

Greg Kinnear

Reeling: Luxo's Legacy

This week: Pixar’s wide canon is selectively re-evaluated.

Monsters Inc. (2001)

Monsters Inc. isn’t just part of my personal canon. It was the genesis of any interest I have in movies, for this, ladies and gentlemen, was the first film that I saw at the cinema. 919 more words

Reeling: A Column About Film

Book Review: Yes Please by Amy Poehler

Title: Yes Please
Amy Poehler
Published: June 18th 2015
Publisher: Picador
Genre: Non-Fiction, Autobiography, Humour
Source: Purchased from Asda 638 more words

Book Reviews

Parks and Recreation: The Complete Series (2009-15)

Plot: In the small town of Pawnee, Indiana, no one cares about the community as much as Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler), the Deputy Director of Parks and Recreation. 522 more words


New To My Wishlist #6

Basically, this feature is meant to showcase books I really want to read, whether they were released years ago or don’t come out for another six months. 625 more words

Amy Poehler Is The Hero The World Needs Right Now

In a new piece for The Hollywood Reporter, the publication decided to honor 40(ish) comedians for their financial success in their field. There are a lot of people you’d expect: Tina Fey, Judd Apatow, Dave Chappelle. 330 more words