Archives for: "June 2006"

Jeffery Deaver

June 30th, 2006
It is always nice to spend an evening with one of the people who fascinates you in so many ways. Last night I took a short reprieve from the hustle and bustle to see - probably my favorite author - Jeffery Deaver appear at the Baldwin Public Library in… more »

Randy Foye - Draft Day

June 29th, 2006
Congratulations to Randy Foye. He received an incredible amount of praise last night from everyone involved with the 2006 NBA Draft that I feel he has more than earned. I can understand that he was not drafted before the seventh pick, but obviously… more »

Top 5 Movies: Animated Disney Masterpieces

June 29th, 2006
1. Robin Hood 2. Lion King 3. Aladdin 4. Little Mermaid 5. Jungle Book (Honorable Mention: The Rescuers, Sword in the Stone, Emperor's New Groove, The Black Cauldron) | Discuss it | more »

June 27th, 2006
If I lay here...if I just lay here...would you lie with me...and just forget the world... more »

Movie of the Month - July, 2006

June 26th, 2006
Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang They say love and money don't mix, but you can't blame Harry Lockhart for trying. He's been whisked from a life of petty crime to Hollywood, where he'll audition for the role of a movie detective and be tutored for the part by a… more »

Book of the Month - July, 2006

June 26th, 2006
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Narrated by Death, Markus Zusak's groundbreaking new novel is the story of Liesel Meminger, a young foster girl living outside of Munich in Nazi Germany. Liesel scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when… more »

Grilled Lemon-and-Gin Marinated Chicken and Onions

June 16th, 2006
From epicurious.com. Can be prepared in 45 minutes or less. 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 2 tablespoons gin 1/4 teaspoon dried orégano, crumbled 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 whole skinless boneless chicken breasts… more »

If I don't see you...

June 15th, 2006
"Hey, if I don't see you, have a great weekend." _____ Do we imply with this that if you do see me that my weekend will automatically be awful? Who has this power? Am I the only one who works with the walking cursed? If you see me later, your weekend… more »

June 14th, 2006
Lucky Day: In a way, each of us has an El Guapo to face. For some, shyness might be their El Guapo. For others, a lack of education might be their El Guapo. For us, El Guapo is a big, dangerous man who wants to kill us. But as sure as my name is Lucky… more »

Grizzly Man

June 12th, 2006
Timothy Treadwell spent 13 seasons with the grizzly bears in Alaska. He followed them, studied them, lived among them. For the first few years he would take pictures and in the later years he carried a video camera with him to document his experiences… more »