The final eight episodes of BoJack Horseman have aired, and the series is finished. I wrote my review of the first half of this season way back in the previous decade, back in December 2019. [For the record, I insist that my decades begin on a zero, as do centuries and millenniums (millennia?)] If the […]Read more "BoJack Horseman: Season 6 (Part 2) — a final review"
I started thinking about writing this post not long after I began watching the television series Supernatural and Vikings. Both series had been on for years (more than a decade for Supernatural). I had been meaning to watch both of them, but I had all these various Star Trek series to watch, so it took […]Read more "Cancellation Celebration: All Good Things . . ."
These are the songs that set my toes to tapping and make me feel good on a bad day. For maximum effect, I suggest listening to them in the following order: Track #1: “Slow Ride” Foghat You know, Foghat was one of those British bands that never had a hit in the UK. But, […]Read more "10-List: Firewater’s Feel Good Mix Tape (Side 1)"
Welcome to my rewatching of the original 79 episodes of the series that launched the franchise. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching “The Corbomite Maneuver.” Since TOS is kind of like a time capsule all on its own, I thought I’d begin to include an “on this day in history” portion […]Read more "|||[Boldly Going]||| Star Trek: The Original Series—Season One: Ep. 1.10 “The Corbomite Maneuver” – (Original air date: Thursday, November 10, 1966)"
I watched the premiere episode of the Paramount Network’s American Woman because my wife told me that I wouldn’t like it. Now, this particular American woman who is my wife knows me pretty well. But, no one likes to believe he is so predictable. So, I challenged her. What is there about this show, […]Read more "American Woman: Season 1 — Premiere"
Welcome to my rewatching of the original 79 episodes of the series that launched the franchise. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching “Where No Man Has Gone Before.” The Enterprise picks up the distress signal of an Earth vessel that’s been missing for two centuries. Kirk and Spock are playing […]Read more "|||[Boldly Going]|||Star Trek: The Original Series – Season 1: Ep. 1.3 “Where No Man Has Gone Before” – (original air date 9/22/1966)"
I missed this movie when it was at the theaters. I’m not sure why. It was the year I left Rose’s Discount Stores to begin working for another regional retailer, Hills Department Stores, in Lynchburg, Virginia. I may have been busy moving and getting acclimated at my new company. Looking at the 1993 film releases, […]Read more "Dazed and Confused (1993) — a movie review"
Welcome to my rewatching of the original 79 episodes of the series that launched the franchise. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching “A Piece of the Action.” On this date in history, Rachael Harris was born. Ms. Harris plays Dr. Linda Martin on the Netflix series Lucifer. Not to be indelicate, […]Read more "|||[Boldly Going]||| Star Trek: The Original Series—Season Two: Ep. 2.17 “A Piece of the Action” – (Original air date: Friday, January 12, 1968)"
I didn’t watch the Oprah interview with Harry and Meghan. I also didn’t watch their wedding (I’m assuming it was televised). Nor did I watch Charles and Diana’s wedding, or Diana’s funeral. Or William and Kate’s wedding. None of that. Because I wasn’t interested. I don’t understand the obsession with Britain’s royal family. I don’t […]Read more "The Crown: Season 4 (Netflix) — a review"
Previously, on VERSUS . . . The eight albums of Division VII—featuring works from The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stone Temple Pilots, Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, The Doors, Pink Floyd, David Bowie and The Grateful Dead—faced off in the gladiator pit, with Pink Floyd getting the emperor’s thumbs-up. In this episode, another eight albums enter […]Read more "VERSUS: Episode 9: Division VIII: Rock Album Deathmatch: Light Rock, Live Rock, Rage Rock and Prince"