Well, that's a wrap on a pretty insane year all told. I want to look back at 2016, warts and all, the good and the bad. I'm gonna do so in the only way I know how: through a movie reference. My favorite film of 2016 was undoubtedly La La Land (Chazelle, 2016), and my favorite song from … Continue reading Another Day of Sun: A Tribute to 2016
It's been a few days, and finally enough information has come out that I feel like I can give an assessment of the drama unfolding between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard that can at least be supported with some evidence. Let's break down what happened in chronological order, as it gets pretty convoluted: Johnny Depp and … Continue reading My Thoughts on Johnny Depp’s Domestic Abuse Allegations
UPDATE: September 8th, 2015: A little late I know, but some information in this post has since changed. I was fortunate enough to be amongst 8,000 Disney fans at the 2015 D23 Expo from August 14-16 at the Anaheim Convention Center. I stayed up all night and waited in line in fervid anticipation for any POTC5 … Continue reading Yo Ho, Yo Ho, Don’t Shatter All My Dreams!
So did the sequel disappoint me? Well, consider this: I don't like the Muppets. I LOVE them. And I didn't use to. This was when I was going through my "I'm too old for that" phase. I thought they were made with a younger audience in mind--a branch off from Sesame Street. In some ways, … Continue reading The Muppets + Sequel = Low Expectations
This post is about a month late, but I don't really care. I've been busy! In early August I went to the third D23 Expo. Held every other year, this is the world's largest convention of Disney fans (and believe me, I AM a Disney fan!). The first expo was in August of 2009, about … Continue reading D23 Expo 2013 or How I almost saw Colin Farell but DID See History!!