Monthly Archives: December 2009

The Top Forty Songs of 2009

Alright, it’s that time again, the single best part of the whole calendar year.  No, I’m not talking about Christmas or Hanukkah or Kwanzaa or any of that mess.  Not even Festivus.  I’m talking about End Of Year Music List Time! … Continue reading

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Canon Fodder: A Clockwork Orange

Canon Fodder is a new feature in which I try to trim some fat off the bloated carcass of the film canon while also figuring out a less groan-inducing name for the series. Entry One: A Clockwork Orange Admittedly, A … Continue reading

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Why I was wrong about Blu-Ray

For the past couple of years, I’ve been ranting to friends, co-workers, and confused strangers about why I couldn’t see any scenario where Blu-Ray was going to replace DVD as a format anytime soon.  Thankfully, this was in person, not … Continue reading

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Glenn Beck's 'Christmas Sweater': A Viewer's Guide

The Christmas Sweater may seem to be the same kind of run-of-the-mill holiday tale of redemption and hope that we see every year about this time. But considering that the climax involves right-wing talk-show host Glenn Beck, in the guise … Continue reading

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