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22 Great Movies Inspired by Even Better Books

In anticipation of Steven Spielberg‘s film adaptation of Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One, we put our heads together and came up with a list of books-to-film adaptations we’ve really enjoyed and recommend as both good reads and good movies. 53 more words


Why CG Sucks (Because Sometimes It Does)

Freddie Wong recently uploaded a video on why computer-generated imagery (or CG) sucks.  “Except it doesn’t,” he qualifies.  I’m a big fan of Wong’s work, most of which is available on YouTube.  754 more words

Turntable Tuesday Video: 'For What It's Worth' By Buffalo Springfield

Even though this song was a HUGE hit for Buffalo Springfield, the group was never a major commercial success.

“For What It’s Worth” was on the group’s 1967 self titled album and was their highest charting single, peaking at #7 on the Billboard charts. 82 more words


Forrest Gump review

Robert Zemeckis directs this modern dramatic tale, following the life of the earnest Forrest Gump, present at several important moments in American history, while he pursues the love of his life, Jenny Curran. 445 more words


The Road I walk

This video has been in production since the winter of 2011. It started on the sand dunes of Nida, Lithuania, continued in Tallinn, Estonia and Helsinki Finland. 58 more words


Gump Revisited...

With nothing planned for my day off, I lazed about with Toonce. Lately I’m fatigued for no reason. Anyway, I walked to the general store and passed by the video library and there it was, Forrest Gump. 150 more words

This Too Will Pass

Playing Hide-And-Seek With The Floor Fairy

I came home from work yesterday to find our robotic vacuum cleaner missing in action. Again. My husband bought it for me a few years ago as a surprise gift with the best of intentions to lessen my workload in the cleaning department. 950 more words