Smoking or nonsmoking?

I think it’s fair to say that I take a strong, anti-smoking stance. That’s not to say that I don’t think people should be able to smoke if they want to – I just don’t want it around me and…

The X-Files rant

Recently, I had a little mini-rant about the new X-Files movie. Basically, I’ve not been particularly excited about the prospect of a new X-Files movie because the last one wasn’t very good. But, I like to keep an open mind.…

Sidebar Update

So, I’ve updated the sidebars with a couple of new links. First off, in the ‘What I’m watching’ section on the right, I’ve added a link to ‘Ace of Cakes‘. From the website, ‘About the Show’: “By shaping cakes with…

I miss Willow

I’m reminded of an episode of Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, sixth season, called ‘Villains’.  Andrew says: “I miss ‘Ferris’ Matthew…  Broadway Matthew?  I find him cold.” I miss ‘Willow’ Aly.  ‘How I met your mother’ Aly seems cold to me…

The Music Industry

Well. The music industry is in really bad shape. They sold 500.5 million albums last year. An ‘album’ these days take on many different forms; compact discs, cassettes and the actual and occasional LP – vinyl for those of you…

Politics

I have to admit, I was tired of this presidential election before it even started. It feels like it started as soon as the last one ended with everyone bitching. I think the pundits and cable news shows started talking…

What ever happened to

What ever happened to Original Syndicated Television? I mean – there used to be a ton of original, non-network stuff out there to watch, and now it’s all gone! I remember tons of shows like: Andromeda, Star Trek: The Next…

Crossroads Guitar Festival: DVD

So, I picked up the “Crossroads Guitar Festival: 2007” DVD the other day, but didn’t watch it til Saturday night and I have to say, it was well worth the $$. Eric Clapton brought together the best guitar players around…

Caption Fun Friday

I’ve decided that Friday’s shall be ‘Caption Fun Friday’s’ around these here parts. TO that end, I’ve got the following – I’m sure it’ll get better as time goes on… promise…   ~P

Hobbits and Aliens

There’s a couple things in the movie news that caught my eye and I wanted to talk about it for a second. First, they’re making another X-Files movie.  I think I would’ve been excited about this if the first one…

Here I go again.

So, I’ve got this itch that I need to scratch.  That itch is blogging. I’ve had The New Universe for quite some time now.   I’ve always had this concept of what I want it to be but I’ve never been…