October 9, 2017

I was behind the times on the first "Kingsman" movie. I saw the first couple previews and wasn’t sure what they were going for, was it a satire of the spy movie genre or an over-the-top action flick? I missed it in theaters and didn’t get around to until it came out on...

October 4, 2017

The speakers are loud, the good vibes flowing. The notes coming from the stage are causing everyone to dance, smile and feel happiness that is hard to beat. Complete strangers become best friends as the crowd of thousands becomes the loudest karaoke bar on the planet....

September 25, 2017

Mother! is unlike anything I have ever seen but at the same time, felt familiar. The familiar thriller tropes are all there and the idea of weird things happening in an old house are well documented in film. This is where the familiarity really ends and the true beauty...

September 21, 2017

Last week, Apple held their annual “Special Event” but for the first time it was held at the Steve Jobs Theater. Due to online leaks (and common sense), it was widely known that Apple would announce the newest version of their world dominating iPhone. What didn’t circu...

September 19, 2017

Award shows are often a hotbed for politically or socially charged moments. That has never been more ture than it is today in Donald Trump’s America. Most of the times these moments come in monologues or acceptance speeches, occasionally during or through musical perfo...

September 13, 2017

Back in 2015, Kanye West declared that he was “The greatest living rockstar on the planet.” Now, this seems Ludacris at first. How can a rap/hip-hop artist declare that he is a “rockstar?” It’s not even the right genre. The reaction was swift and it was harsh for Mr. W...

September 8, 2017

Steven Soderbergh cut his Hollywood teeth and made his grand entrance simultaneously in 1989 with his indie film “Sex, Lies and Videotape” at the age of 26. He won the Palme d’Or at Cannes younger than any before him, leading many to call him somewhat of a “chosen one....

September 4, 2017

Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas on August 25, and by the thirtieth it was all but dissipated. In that span however, Texas was hit with what FEMA director Brock Long called “probably the worst disaster [in Texas history].” Most of the areas affected were hit wit...

August 25, 2017

"We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence, on many sides. On many sides. It's been going on for a long time in our country. Not Donald Trump, not Barack Obama. This has been going on for a long, long time.”

This s...

November 22, 2016

“Darkness is good….Dick Cheney. Darth Vader. Satan. That's power. It only helps us when they (liberals) get it wrong. When they're blind to who we are and what we're doing."

“A black former assistant U.S. Attorney in Alabama named Thomas Figures testified that, during a...

August 3, 2016

Music is one of the most constant and persistent things in life. It's playing in lobbies and elevators, on in the background while you are out to eat, blaring from the car that just drove by and even just constantly stuck in your head. Music fluctuates in importance or...

July 19, 2016

Now, I am not a "horror movie buff" by any stretch of the imagination. I frankly think most horror movies are cheesy and terribly acted. I did, however, grow up in a household of horror movie addicts, so I have seen (sometimes forcibly) a good amount ranging from actua...

April 28, 2016

Also titled: "Kanye’s an asshole, kinda,” or “damn, Kanye, back at it again” or “Kanye interrupts another speech”

Kanye did it again. He interrupted someone’s speech. Now I know what you’re thinking; why should I care? Really, unless you’re a Kanye fan like I am, you pr...

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