Features

grinch featured 2

How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)

by Goat November 25, 2014

The original How the Grinch Stole Christmas! is a charming little short animation that was written by Dr. Seuss and narrated by the late great Boris Karloff.  The absolutely fabulous Grinch Song is not sung by Boris Karloff, but actually credited to Thurl Ravenscroft of Tony the Tiger Frosted Flakes, (they’re GREAT!!) fame. You cannot […]

charlie brown featured

A Charlie Brown Christmas Special (1965)

by Goat November 24, 2014

Virtually everyone is familiar with the comic strip Peanuts created by the late Charles M. Schulz (1922-2000), as well as the ancient animated Christmas TV special.  The main character is Charlie Brown, who lives in a bizarro world, where the landscape is bleak and snow-packed during the winter season. His peers are either cruelly ruthless […]

gamesTHRILHOUhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

The Gamergate Culture War: Big Picture Edition

by Plexico Gingrich November 23, 2014

Beyond ethics in games journalism.

suh2_medium

Week 12 NFL Picks – Division Champ With 5 Wins Edition

by Dan K November 22, 2014

WEEK 11 RECORD DAN K: 1-2 ESPO: 2-1 DICK: 3-0 SEASON RECORD: DAN K: 13-17-1 ESPO:  14-15-2 DICK:  16-14-1 ESPO CLEVELAND BROWNS +3 AT ATLANTA FALCONS Interesting little inter-conference matchup here. The Browns are trying to keep pace in their ridiculously competitive division, where they and the Ravens are 6-4, the Steelers are 7-4, and […]

sexy beast featured

Sexy Beast

by Goat November 21, 2014

  “I am just going to have to turn this opportunity down.” “No, you’re just gonna have to turn this opportunity yes!” sociopath (noun) A person who is completely unable or unwilling to behave in a way that is acceptable to society. Don Logan The movie begins innocuously enough, with retired gangster and safe cracker […]

martin folse ratings net worth

Martin Folse : Destroyer of the Community.

by L. Ron Mexico November 19, 2014

Every village has an idiot, but usually that idiot doesn’t own a television station. My village is very special. The local channel that serves my community is owned by one of the most buffoonish men to reside south of I-10. Citizens of my community are regularly given front row seats to witch hunts orchestrated by […]

think pieces

A Think Piece About Think Pieces That Will Change the Way You Think About Pieces

by L. Ron Mexico November 18, 2014

Rape, is it good or bad? You probably said…

keaton underwear revised

Birdman -or- The unexpected virtue of ignorance

by Goat November 16, 2014

Have your bladder empty and your popcorn handy before you plop your butt in your theater seat for this one.  You also will need to buckle up, as you are immediately thrust inside the labyrinth of a dark theater where the ride is relentless. Don’t plan on relaxing for a moment either, as this masterpiece […]

Andy_Dalton_Terrible_Night_Thursday

Week 11 Football Picks – Abolish Elections, Hail Gamblor Edition

by Dan K November 15, 2014

WEEK 10 RECORD DAN K: 2-1 ESPO: 2-1 DICK: 1-2 SEASON RECORD: DAN K: 12-15-1 ESPO:  12-14-2 DICK:  13-14-1 DAN K CINCINNATI BENGALS +7 AT NEW ORLEANS SAINTS That Saints game last was week what we in the gambling business call “utter fuckshit.” Nothing like a crazy backdoor cover on a Hail Mary ruined by […]

1-14-13-Colin-Kaepernick_full_600

Week 10 NFL Picks – Back to Work Edition

by Dan K November 8, 2014

WEEK 8 RECORD:DAN K: 0-3 ESPO:  2-1 DICK:    2-1 SEASON RECORD: DAN K: 10-14-1 ESPO:  10-13-2 DICK:    12-12-1 ESPOSAN FRANCISCO 49ers +5 AT NEW ORLEANS SAINTS   One of my favorite parts of my Mexican vacation was getting unceremoniously eliminated from my survivor league by my least favorite team, the San Francisco 49ers. See, I […]