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Late Fall Cord Cutting Viewer Update

I’m ever so close to cutting that cord to my satellite provider.  I watched only two shows this fall via my DVR rather than through an app or service. Television Series: Arrow (first season via Netflix) — 3.5 stars The … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Eye in the Sky

I watched Eye in the Sky several weeks ago and made sure my dad also watched it.  We (my ad and I) had to wait to discuss the movie with my uncle, a retired Air Force Colonel, until had a … Continue reading

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Watching the Best Dramatic Presentation Long Form Hugo Nominees 2016

Last night I finally sat down and watched the last nominee in the Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form for the 2016 Hugo Awards. Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form (2904 nominating ballots) Avengers: Age of Ultron written and directed by Joss … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Before We Go (2015) 4 Stars

Before We Go Release (U.S.) September 2015 Watched (via Netflix streaming) April 2016 Rating: 3.5-4 stars After a sunset walk along Angel Falls Trail with Terry, Lexy and Porthos, we whipped up some baked hot wings and sat down to … Continue reading

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The Case of the Vanishing January

Today is the 22nd of January and of 2016.  I woke up this morning to a bitter cold Friday, to the prospect of working through most of the weekend.  Not the best way to start your day.  A huge project … Continue reading

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Year 51 Day 1

Yep. It’ my birthday. I have a busy weekend planned and took Monday off to recover. *** Today (Friday) I’m off over lunch to my First Friday book club at the Westport Branch of the Kansas City Public Library.  This … Continue reading

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‘Pirate Speak’ Is A Myth Perpetuated By Disney

http://io9.com/pirate-speak-is-a-myth-perpetuated-by-disney-1636848384 Arrrrr! Say it isn’t so me matey. But don’t let this stop you from participating in Speak Like A Pirate Day! Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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