The Red Pen of Doom

Conventional wisdom about writing is conventionally wrong.

Insensitive Hippo opens Twitter account, harasses man it once swallowed

At 27 years old, Paul Templer was swallowed by a hippo. In 1996, Templer was giving a tour of the Zambezi river in Africa when his canoe was overturned. As … Continue reading

May 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

GODZILLA’S REVENGE, the golden age of Men in Rubber Suits

A little known cinematic gem is perhaps GODZILLA’S REVENGE  (1969). I say perhaps, because I’ve only seen the trailer…and what a trailer it is! This was the golden age of men … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · 3 Comments

Obscure Recipes for Football Food: Beer Marinated Dogs (Hot)

Wildcard weekend is deserving of something out of the box (not out of a box) for your taste buds. I first thought of the idea for marinating hotdogs in beer … Continue reading

January 6, 2013 · 3 Comments

BE KIND REWIND: A History of Sweded Film

Be Kind Rewind (2008) was written and directed by French filmmaker Michel Gondry. It’s a movie about the dawn of the DVD and a VHS video rental employee’s attempt to thwart off the digital … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 5 Comments