Question of the Day: How Do We Get Our Message Out There More Effectively?

  [CAUTION: SPOILER ALERTS IN VIDEO] I’ve never seen ‘The Walking Dead’ (I seem to run into enough mindless, shambling, brain-suckers as it is) but the point of this video is clear enough. One wanna-be strongman in AMC’s zombietastic series is apparently bent on post-apocalyptic world domination. Hence the lesson drawn by the bearded alley-dweller above. […]

Movie Review: Hacksaw Ridge

Reader BK writes: I never served in the military. In fact, the most I can say is that I am a veteran of many a war movie. But Hacksaw Ridge, just like the Pacific campaign in World War II, is a whole ‘nother (movie) theater of war. What makes it different: its real-life hero, Desmond […]

Pixar Animators’ ‘Borrowed Time’…Anti-Gun?

“Pixar animators Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj’s brilliant short film has been racking up accolades on the festival circuit,” reports. “Borrowed Time captures a lonely sheriff as he stares down the barrel of a painful memory from his past.” Stares down the barrel. Geddit? SPOILER ALERT . . . Borrowed time (click image above to […]

Shotgun. No, the OTHER kind…

It’s Saturday. And I, for one, think it’s high time that we let our collective hair down, get funky, and get back up again. And what better way to do that but post something that is only tangentially-related to the subject at hand, and yet exhibits a certain joie de vivre (that’s “Joy of Living” […]