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May 19th in history:

King Henry VIII and his relatives made history on May 19th in different years.

On this day in 1499, Catherine of Aragon… 131 palabras más

Today In History

Hey, Who Wants to Watch a Documentary?

When I was growing up, the idea of voluntarily watching a documentary – the TV equivalent of eating your vegetables — was laughable and about as probable as me doing extra homework. 762 palabras más

Popular Culture

Andre The Alien - Episode 182

The guys talk about the HBO documentary “Andre The Giant” Powerful discussions about the new movie “Rambo V.” And does the “Rock” make too many damn movies? 8 palabras más



As a child of the 80s, Andre the Giant has always held a special place in my heart. He was half man, half myth. I mean, the man was 7’4” 520 lbs. 831 palabras más

A Blast from the Past...

Movie Review by  Roger Ebert,

“The Princess Bride” begins as a story that a grandfather is reading out of a book. But already the movie has a spin on it, because the grandfather is played by Peter Falk, and in the distinctive quality of his voice we detect a certain edge. 553 palabras más


Deep (and not so deep) thoughts

I thought I’d share a few of words of wisdom I’ve seen on the walls around town the past couple of months. I’m not one for meaningful/inspirational quotes, but I do like when occasionally at least one will make me stop in my tracks and ponder it for a moment. 54 palabras más



Aslan is the Jesus of Narnia. That’s got to be an upgrade over regular Jesus, right? Like if Andre the Giant were a lion, that would be better than regular Andre the Giant. 3.7/5