Bah, Humbug! Ebenezer Scrooge, American Politics, and the Republican Party

Or “The Political Dichotomy of Ebenezer Scrooge as Depicted by SJW Charles Dickens” Welcome to the holly jolly time of year when we all smile a little brighter, we all drink a little more eggnog, and we all (oh so briefly) smile at the sight of snowflakes. And while we drape our tinsel and wrap our gifts, most of us will watch some form of the Charles Dickens masterpiece, A Christmas Carol. My personal favorite being the Married With Children television episode entitled “It’s a Bundyful Life” which featured guest-star Sam Kinison… Read More

The Greatest Movies of All Time According to The Haunted Coconut

I guess I am a list maker. Ranking, rating, reviewing. Love it. And conceding that this is the case, and that my love of entertainment and fun has left me swirling in a vortex of lists, I had better include the most ubiquitous one┬áthere is: The Greatest Movies of All-Time! [echo, echo, echo!] So here it is, my highly subjective list that is based on criteria including: Star Power Quality Performances Re-watchability Quotable Lines Music Clever Writing Insight into the Human Spirit General Enjoyment Notice what isn’t on this list: Award and… Read More

Remaking Groundhog Day

I believe in a modern Groundhog Day movie remake that is a little more twisted but still 100% Bill Murray.