Posts Tagged ‘Hollywood’

TCM Remembers 2019

December 17, 2019

Oh, golly. It’s hanky time, folks, as Turner Classic Movies looks back and fondly recalls the people in the movie industry we lost this past year…

TCM Remembers 2018

December 18, 2018

Hankies at the ready, please. Yes, it’s that time of year again … the time when TCM Remembers. Yes, it’s sad but it’s also a true celebration of lives and legacies. (Plus your heart’s gotta soar just a wee bit when you see what may be the last Stan Lee cameo ever.)

January 4 Trivia Rankings

January 5, 2017

Happy New year, my Quizlings! Thanks to all who came out to play in the first game of 2017. We said goodbye to some familiar faces, found out why it’s not easy being green (although apparently it’s easier for some teams than others) and, hey, it’s a little early for 4/20 but California runs at a different pace, I guess.


Now here are the rankings for the weeks (with tiebreakers factored in). See you next time, folks!

The Person Who Comes Up With Our Crappy Team Names Is Out of Town This Week 70
Don’t Go In The Comments Section 69
Can I Deck My Coworker? 67
Meatball Sugar 65
Megyn Kelly’s Boots Are Made For Walking 65
K KO’d, B OK, K! 60
Your Mom Likes This Team Name (ha ha) 60
Planning For The Apocalypse 58
Born On New Years, Cost My Parents A Grand 58
Winning Is Our New Year’s Resolution 52
Blended, Not Stirred 51
The Best Scarecrow Is Outstanding is His Field 51
Uteruses Over Duderuses 51
Did Mariah Carey Know She Wasn’t On Lip Sync Battle? 51
Putin On The Ritz 50
Louisiana 48
We’re Back But Without The Dinosaurs 47
Eight Of Diamonds 45

Ursine Of The Times

December 29, 2014

What the hell is wrong with Hollywood?

I ask this with great love and respect for the film industry but utter contempt for the studio system that churns out the type of dreck and unnecessary sequels that should only have been greenlit in some lower level of Hell. And, to be honest, I kind of know the answer.

Still, what the hell is wrong with Hollywood?

This is Paddington, a polite bear from deepest, darkest Peru that finds his way into the Brown family in a series of beloved children’s books.


Looks like a fine chap, doesn’t he? (more…)