Originally posted 2016-02-01 17:00:43. Title: ORYX and CRAKE Author: Margaret Atwood Published: March, 30th, 2004 Pages: 374 Genre: Speculative fiction /adventure romance Series: MaddAddam Trilogy Synopsis:  Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling…

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Originally posted 2016-01-30 17:00:05. Daredevil TV Series Review Netflix Original Series Grade: A- In a world without Ben Affleck, Marvel has teamed up with Netflix to bring us a truly worthy Daredevil series. Synopsis: Charlie Cox stars as Matt Murdock, a blind lawyer by day and crime-fighter by night. Not yet the red tight wearing…

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Originally posted 2016-01-23 17:00:02. The Man in the High Castle Review Amazon Original TV Series Rating PG-13 Grade: C Synopsis (No Spoilers): Set in an alternate reality of the 1960s, the United States has lost World War II and is being occupied by the winning forces, the Nazis and the Japanese. The ungoverned neutral zone…

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Originally posted 2016-01-16 17:00:34. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Grade: A “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” takes us on a journey through the recesses of love, only to leave us more optimistic than ever on our way out. After learning that his girlfriend, Clementine(Kate Winslet), has had Joel(Jim Carrey) erased from her memory…

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Originally posted 2016-01-14 17:00:28. After a two hour premiere that moved so fast I was nearly discouraged from watching, Shannara has found its pace ! The third episode opens and Aunt Pyria has been killed by the demon fury and Allanon is seriously injured. Wil and Amerle set off to find some muddy substance that…

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Originally posted 2016-01-09 17:00:43. Too Big to Fail Review Grade: B As much a documentary as film, better study up on your Wall Street jargon before you strap-in. Chronicling the financial collapse of 2008, Too Big to Fail starts with the fallout from the government assisted bailout of Bear Stearns, one of the largest investment…

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Originally posted 2016-01-07 17:00:27. MTV aired it’s first episode of The Chronicles of Shannara last night and for the most part I am impressed. I didn’t go into it thinking MTV would stick totally to the book because it’s “based on” the books and it would take forever to stick to the story completely. I…

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Originally posted 2016-01-02 17:00:01. Star Wars Force Awakens Movie Review Grade: A- Millions of fans across the world are letting out a near-simultaneous breath of relief. Possibly the most anticipated movie of all time, director JJ Abrams has delivered us a gem; a modern day time machine, putting us right back in the thrill-ride of…

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Originally posted 2015-12-27 20:00:31. Bad Santa Review Grade: D Expletive expletive expletive. That’s all this movie is; a series of F words, S words, C, D, and B words. Billy Bob Thorton and Tony Cox pose as Santa and an Elf to gain access to shopping malls, stealing their merchandise and cash after hours. Thornton…

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Originally posted 2015-12-26 12:00:22. The Beta didn’t look promising to me after I loaded it up.  I couldn’t get past the “Updating Beta Info” button, because  apparently I am the .01% that doesn’t use a controller for this game – and finding a button layout for my keyboard online was NOT helpful.  I ended up…

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Read Chapter 1 here! Chapter 2: The Weirdo on Maple Street This picks up right after the end of Chapter 1, so you don’t have to guess when the timeline is. That’s one of the things I really enjoyed about this series – the flow is not choppy, and it feels like it really could…

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