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Reasons to catch all 5 Seasons of Fringe on Netflix 6

My favorite things about Netflix and other streaming services  is being able to tackle a whole run of a TV series that I have missed on first run and being able to sit and watch weeks or even months worth of shows in one sitting. I missed out on Fringe […]


Girls and Guns infographics

Beware what Infographics you Embed/Pin 9

Infographics are all the rage. They are great for creating attention to your site or service. I had pinned a gun infographic on my blog previously that was “The History of Guns” and was made by a gun safe company. It was very transparent who it was from and what […]


The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: Why the Swedish film was better…

I caught book reviews of the Steig Larsson books a couple of years ago and it caught my interest. Then I learned of the Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara remake of the Swedish The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo film. Finally, I caught the Swedish series’ arrival on Netflix and […]

Swedish Girl with a Dragon Tattoo

GetGlue : Incentivizing Timely Media Consumption 1

One of my goals for this year is to extend my participation social channels from what I was doing in 2011. One tool/site that I started looking at in 2011 was GetGlue. Here’s what GetGlue has to say about what it does: GetGlue is a social network for entertainment. Users […]


To Say Nothing of the Dog: How We Found the Bishop’s Bird Stump at Last

To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis has been one of my favorite books recently. I was first recommended the book in the late 90s and never really got around to reading it. About two years ago, I found it and started reading it. I’m glad that I waited […]


Alex DeLarge from A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange: The Evolution of Alex DeLarge

After reading A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess and watching the Stanley Kubrick film again on Netflix, I decided to put some thought into what has happened to our friend and humble narrator. I’ll look at elements from both the book and film to describe Alex’s transition.