Excitement, She Wrote

My wife and I have been married for 10 years and together for close to 15 – having once upon a time, inked a plan for that pivotal First Date, way back in the Autumn of 1996. It was the events that transpired on a little vacation getaway we took a short time after we…

The Top 10 Movies That I Need to See on the Big Screen in 2011 – Part 1

This has become an annual tradition ’round these parts. Each year, after I complete the previous year’s housekeeping through offering up by ‘Best Of’ lists – I like to give you all a sneak peek at what I’m looking forward to on the entertainment horizon. With Netflix, I’ll watch most anything – which partially explains…

Try Hartter

Hands down, the coolest gifts the kids got for Christmas were these amazing framed, retro chic movie posters, designed and illustrated by our friend Sean Hartter. ARIA ~ Princess of Unicorn Castle COLIN – Lazer Knight of the Star Zone Here’s how I came to know Sean. Andi has one of those amazing friends who…

Back to the Lab

I live with a cancer survivor. Those of you who follow this Blog may recount the episode our family went through a few years ago, when Chatham – our precious eight year-old black lab pup – contracted the dreaded disease. It was during a playful, peaceful sojourn to my father-in-law’s lake house in Maine, when…

Tube Tops – Fringe, Human Target & Community

A year ago at this time, I was getting ready to begin my fourth and final year recapping Lost. I remember weathering a slight bit of writer’s block at the beginning as the daunting prospect lay before me. After all – those recaps represented the building blocks of this site – as I turned to…

Snow Day

I think I’m supposed to hate snow days. After all, I’m a man – for starters. And not the fancy pants metro type, either. I’m a man’s man who enjoys gridiron grit, hoisting a mug of mead with me’ mates and singing along to the rock opera Evita. Hey, two out of three is closer…

Just Wild About Harry

Editor’s Note: If anyone wants e-mail alerts when a new post is published (or to get a little synopsis of what it’s all about, shoot me an e-mail at theedzone@gmail.com and I’ll add you to the distribution list. Harry Potter is bigger than Jar Jar. What? You thought I was gonna’ go Jesus? Puh-leaze –…

The Worst Movies I Dared to Watch in 2010

Last week, I gave up the goods – letting y’all know just which flicks I chose to watch in 2010 and which of those made my Top 7 Favorites of the Year list. I know seven is a bit arbitrary and I probably owe you three more, but I was starting with five originally and…

My Top 5…errrr, I mean, 7 Favorite Movies Screened in 2010

If you’re reading this, you’ve likely read my rambling preamble that I published the other day. If not, go back and read it. It’s one post below this one or better yet, you could just click here and add to my hit counts. I got kids to feed after all. Anyway, this post accomplished two…