Monthly Archives: May 2013

Author Nigel Blackwell and His Paris Love Match

Like most of the other writers I adore today, I first met Nigel Blackwell on social media back in 2011… that’s how I usually start off with my author interview introductions.  But not this time! Nigel is one of the … Continue reading

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Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – From a Straight Up Mess to Prophet… NBC’s Save Me

The summer shows have started, some of them anyway.  And while we still have quite a few to premiere over the next month or so, I did catch a new NBC sitcom that aired two episodes this past week: Save … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning – 2013 Edition

Years ago, May sweeps meant that the television industry saved the best for last.  The networks broadcast non-stop, action packed, cliff-hanging storylines every night of the week, hoping to pull in the largest ratings of the year before announcing which shows … Continue reading

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Football Sweetheart Cares – Doing What We Can for Oklahoma

After tornadoes swept across North Texas last Wednesday, I decided to donate all of last weekend’s Football Sweetheart proceeds to the American Red Cross to help where I could.  And while I would have much preferred the devastation end there, … Continue reading

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Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – Playing The Goodwin Games

I know I mentioned last week (and the two weeks before) that I would review Starz’s Da Vinci’s Demons today, but I’m still behind on my TV watching since taking a break from the regularly scheduled program.  I know… I’ve … Continue reading

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New to TV this Summer (2013) – Part 1

I can remember back when the summer months meant we couldn’t find anything new to watch on television… maybe a reality program here, or a two-hour made-for-TV-special there, but no new series. But not anymore. As spring blows into our … Continue reading

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Football Sweetheart Cares – Helping Those Affected by the Severe Spring Storms

I spent most of Wednesday evening glued to the television… I know, many of you are thinking that’s not unusual for me.  But it was.  North Texas, specifically the DFW area, was preparing for our first visit from Mother Nature’s … Continue reading

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Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – Sizzling Summer Fun in The Glades

I know I mentioned last week (and the week before) that I would review Starz’s Da Vinci’s Demons today, but I’m taking a break from the regularly scheduled program.  I know… I’ve been doing that a lot lately.  Let’s blame … Continue reading

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USA – Unique Summer (Television) Amusement Continues…

I can remember back when the summer months meant we couldn’t find anything new to watch on television… maybe a reality program here, or a two-hour made-for-TV-special there, but no new series. But not anymore. We’ve already discussed all of … Continue reading

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Red Dawn (2012) – Wolverines!

It’s time again for Catie Rhodes and me to break down another cinematic original and its remake.  Sticking with our usual ways, Catie reviews the original and I take on the remake.  This month we tackle the coming-of-age action film, … Continue reading

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