Forty for Forty – #14. Home Movies

Editor’s Note:   I turn 40 on June 6, 2012. As a little challenge to myself, I’m spending one calendar year writing 40 posts that say something about my life. Today, it’s all about one of my life’s true loves – the movies. This post was originally published a few years ago but I’ve gone back…

My Favorite Things – Top 5 Games of 2008

A few days back, I gave you my list of all the movies I saw in 2008 (that had been released between October 2007 and December 2008) and ended with My Top 5 Favorite Movies. That post has become an annual tradition round these parts. I know, real original, right?!?!?!? Well, I’m just stealing a…

My Favorite Things – The Top 5 Movies of 2008

With another year off the books, I wanted to start ’09 by taking a look back at some of things that really entertained me in 2008. To that end, I’m planning a three-part series where I will provide you with my choices for My Five Favorite Games of 2008, My Five Favorite Movies of 2008…

My Favorite Things – ‘Top 5 Scary Movies’

(*Editor’s Note – This is a reprint from a piece I posted two years ago today. I’ll have a Halloween post up next week with pics of the kids Trick r’ Treating. Also, that creepy cool pumpkin shot in the header is not from a film. It is courtesy of my main man Sean O’Brien…

My Favorite Things – ‘Top 5 Television Shows’

While most of My Favorite Things lists have focused on various genres in film, that’s not solely where my interests lie. Nope, not this cosmopolitan gent. I have a wide range of interests spanning the world over. Case in point – today’s list. A real stretch from the norm. Before I dive into my list,…

My Favorite Things – ‘Top 5 Funny Movies’

Last summer when I started my recurring series, ‘My Favorite Things’, I documented a whole series of categories and stored them away for a rainy day. So far we’ve covered my favorite Scary Movies, Individual Scenes, Film Endings, Comic Book Flicks and of course, the five flicks that made this grown man cry. I thought it…

My Favorite Things – ‘Top 5 Console Video Games’

Anyone who knows me, knows I carry a deep, dark secret. No matter how old I get, I can’t shake the gaming jones. I was introduced to video games in the mid-70’s through a neighbor’s Pong machine, used my Machiavellian skills of coercion on neighborhood kids to invite me to sleep over so I could…