Monthly Archives: September 2013

Remakes and Reboots

The movie industry loves a remake. ¬†Many fans decry the practice, yet the movies make money so apparently we aren’t that opposed to them. A friend of mine asked on Facebook recently why this practice is okay for movies but …

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Hurricane Tracking

When I was a kid growing up in Florida, hurricanes were an odd beast. They were always a thing to fear though they didn’t really ever affect me much. As far as I can remember, we only ever got hit …

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Pacific Voltron

I’ve been looking for an excuse to get out of the house for a few hours by myself. Normally, I do this by going to a movie. Unfortunately, there hasn’t been anything out that I felt like spending $10 on. …

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There’s another ship coming in…

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…its THE Enterprise! I had a thought recently, what do you picture when you hear¬†enterprise? Obviously, this is a question stemming from my geek side so we’re going to ignore things like the dictionary definition of the word and the …

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Diversification

The first time we (legally) obtained digital video in non-disc form was through iTunes. We were in the process of moving to Texas and had just finished watching Battlestar Galactica season 1 via Netflix disc. As we would be spending …

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Changes

Today was supposed to be the start of a new era. We started our son in a “Mother’s Day Out” program twice a week. It’s billed as a preschool, and is part of a preschool, rather than a daycare kind …

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Intervention!

Let me preface this by saying I haven’t been keeping a close tab on all the details, nor do I have a definitive opinion on the matter myself. But I do have an opinion on certain people’s opinions. So, Syria. …

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