Recently, my friend Traye and I drove to Wakita, Oklahoma to see the Twister the Movie Museum. Wakita is a remotely-located little farm town that sits north of Enid, OK and is best-known as one of the filming sites for the 1996 blockbuster film, Twister.Read More
Happy Independence Day, everyone! For citizens of the United States, July 4th is a major holiday. And while most people agree upon the singular historic event in American history that it commemorates, celebrations are conducted in diverse ways. Let’s look at some…Read More
Ever since I was a kid reading comic books, I’ve DREAMED about Wonder Woman. She’s the best superhero ever, and I’ve yearned to see her on the big screen. She was my first real “instant crush.” Her brief introduction during Batman vs Superman was fantastic. This past weekend, the Wonder Woman movie brought my dreams to life…Read More
It’s mid-May already and lots has occurred. To celebrate Teacher's Appreciation Day, I received a gift of an orange scone from Panera Bread. In addition, there's other nonsense to share with you.Read More
This past weekend, series 10 (or season 10 for all you Yanks out there!) of Doctor Who was released. There was also the premiere episode of a new Doctor Who spin-off series called Class, but more about that one later. This season is the final season for Peter Capaldi to portray the Doctor…Read More
I’m in awe of the stories of sacrifice, duty, survival, and tenacity that regularly surface out of the horrible period of World War II. The latest installment of such heroism is Hacksaw Ridge.
Today, we observe the long-standing tradition of celebrating coupling, love, and devotion...through the long-standing practice of mass-merchandising. It's a day when I look in the mirror and happily say...Read More