Archives for: "November 2004"

The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands - Stephen King

November 29th, 2004
Roland, the last gunslinger, moves ever closer to the Dark Tower of his dreams and nightmares as he travels through city and country in Mid-World--a macabre world that is a twisted image of our own. With him are those he has drawn to this world:… more »

The Silpat

November 28th, 2004
Silpat nonstick baking sheets are made of woven glass coated with food-standard silicone. Used daily by professionals, the sheets offer multipurpose uses for preparing, cooking, and heating up food. They're also easy to clean--simply wipe them off using… more »

Finding Neverland

November 27th, 2004
Johnny Depp is at it once again, this time as playwright Sir James Matthew Barrie. Finding Neverland is based upon actual events leading to the creation of Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie. If you have any ounce of imagination, I implore you to see this movie.… more »

Any Given Thursday

November 25th, 2004
There is a special aura surrounding Thanksgiving Day football. Consider, for example, the nation's biggest college football rivalry: Michigan and Ohio State. No matter the personnel, no matter the records of wins and losses, no matter the location, this… more »

NFL Week 11.

November 25th, 2004
Another boring week of football. Maybe it's just me. I'll admit I'm ready for this season to be over. Perhaps I am just that excited about hoops, who knows? Anyway, down to business. There were really no big surprises this week, maybe that is what is… more »

Make a Wish

November 24th, 2004
An annual offer made to our employees is this: for $2 a day, you can "dress down" each day from Monday until the end of December (20 days in total). Fridays are already casual days here, so they are not paid for by the employees. All proceeds from this… more »

Book of the Month - December, 2004

November 22nd, 2004
The Christmas Train by David Baldacci Tom Langdon, a weary and cash-strapped journalist, is banned from flying when a particularly thorough airport security search causes him to lose his cool. Now, he must take the train if he has any chance of arriving… more »

The Incredibles

November 21st, 2004
I always have a relatively high level of anticipation for the new Dreamworks and Pixar movies. The Incredibles from Pixar was no exception. This movie was good...when you consider the following: you will not fall out of your seat with laughter, you will… more »

I'll Sleep When I'm Dead

November 21st, 2004
Directed by Mike Hodges, I'll Sleep When I'm Dead is a psychological crime-drama that features an all-star cast including Clive Owen, Charlotte Rampling, and Malcolm McDowell and asks the question: what is the price of vengeance? Ex-gangster Will Graham… more »

Last night in Auburn Hills.

November 20th, 2004
Tempers were high last night as the Detroit Pistons hosted the Indiana Pacers in the first match up since Detroit advanced past Indiana in the Eastern Conference Finals just six months ago. It is no surprise that the intensity level was through the roof… more »