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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

All Hail the King! AMC’s Breaking Bad getting set to kick-off final season 4

July 15th is already marked on my calendar! Not because I’m having a birthday party that day, but because the final season of Breaking Bad will be kicked off. I have the feeling that this is going to be the most exciting season yet and that things will end very […]


Melancholia: Depression and the End of the World

I first heard about the film Melancholia (2011) during a radio interview on NPR. It mentioned the artistically beautiful opening of the film and how it was filled with metaphor. That fact and how there was a planet called Melancholia set to crash into Earth was about all that I […]


Season 3 of The Killing? Where would the story go? 51

There are several hints at this time from cast about AMC’s The Killing into a Season 3. Viewers have already been promised closure to the mystery of Who killed Rosie Larsen. Other interviews, including an interview with Eric Ladin who plays Richman’s campaign manager, have indicated that it will be […]


A Year in Klout Perks: Part 1: Varying degrees of Effectiveness 6

I’ve seen a ton of different things fly by me in the last year that I have been signed up on Klout. After I complete this blog post, Iwill be sure to finally leave feedback on the site as well. I just wanted to point out some of the highlights […]

Spotify Klout Perks

Tum.bz : A good start to media exploration

I was first told about the Tum.bz beta from Kevin Mullett who started talking about new beta opportunities on his blog. I applied to the private beta, and a few days later I received my invite. Tumbz is about media exploration. To compare it to a social network, it would […]