Revenge: The Perfect TV Finale…according to Me

[Last night the ABC TV series Revenge ended its four-year run on Sunday nights. In my humble opinion, the Series Finale was perfect, which is high praise indeed. The entire series was great…but please, follow along and I will explain my rationale. Those readers who are still here, thanks, and please feel free to comment as to my artistic taste and sense of greatness in … Continue reading Revenge: The Perfect TV Finale…according to Me

Word Police–stop editing our dictionary

[Warning: Not Politically Correct] The Word Police are at it again.  We aren’t allowed to say the word “thug.” Thug is NOT a racist word.  It is a term coined back in the olden days to describe a certain type of criminal–almost invariably a white (caucasian) male.. Just consider, please, the uses of the word in common useage… here is a short list, and I apologize … Continue reading Word Police–stop editing our dictionary

“One for the money, 2 for the show, 3 to get ready, and 4 to GO…”

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “The Show Must Go On.” Today’s prompt reminds me of the old rhyme “one for the money, two for the show, three to get ready, and four to go.” Although rather obscure in origin perhaps, it rings clear in meaning. ONE can be the Producer of the show.  He or she is the person, or more likely committee, … Continue reading “One for the money, 2 for the show, 3 to get ready, and 4 to GO…”

Quoting Lines from the Silver Screen–Will Smith

One of my favorite movie quotes is from INDEPENDENCE DAY, which has several comments worth quoting. In the scene when the heroes have just taken off to destroy the alien mother-ship, watching a super fast alien fighter plane doing impossible maneuvers, Will Smith says: “I have GOT to get me one of THESE!” Yeah, I know, this movie was the one that had the TV … Continue reading Quoting Lines from the Silver Screen–Will Smith