Archives for: "July 2007"

The Weather Man

July 30th, 2007
Chicago weatherman David Spritz (Nicolas Cage) is living the life most of us dream of: he's a celebrity, makes a six-figure salary working two hours a day, and is on the short list for the meteorologist job on a national morning show. But his… more »

July 27th, 2007
Leon Phelps: Ya know, when a man works hard his entire life enduring hundreds of ladies, many of whom he does not even remember you'd like to think that at the end of the day he will be given a lot of money, without having had to earn it. more »

Tenacious D In: The Pick of Destiny

July 26th, 2007
This is A story (not necessarily THE story) about how Jack Black (JB) and Kyle Gass (KG) came together to form the cult-revered musical tandem Tenacious D. The movie starts with a clash between JB and his oppressive father over the importance of rock… more »

July 24th, 2007
All my life I've been slow and senseless Not struck dumb, I'm just dumb that's all more »

Book of the Month - August, 2007

July 20th, 2007
Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Don't by Jim Collins THE CHALLENGE Built to Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be… more »

Movie of the Month - August, 2007

July 20th, 2007
Stripes Army will never be the same! When John Winger (Murray) loses his job, his car, his apartment and his girlfriend -- all in one day -- he decides he only has one option: volunteer for Uncle Sam. He talks his friend Russell (Harold Ramis) into… more »

Top 5 Movies: Starring John Turturro

July 19th, 2007
1. Rounders 2. Clockers 3. The Big Lebowski 4. Transformers 5. Oh Brother, Where Art Thou? | Discuss it | more »

Chicken Marsala

July 9th, 2007
2 whole boneless skinless chicken breasts (4 halves) 2/3 cup sliced mushrooms 1 cup all purpose flour for dredging 1/4 cup clarified butter 2 small garlic cloves, mashed 3/4 cup chicken broth 1/4 cup Florio Sweet Marsala wine 1/8 cup dry white wine 1… more »

Top 5 Movies: Starring Bill Murray

July 6th, 2007
1. Rushmore 2. Caddyshack 3. Ghostbusters 4. What About Bob? 5. Groundhog Day (Honorable Mention: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Lost in Translation) | Discuss it | more »

July 5th, 2007
Charlie Kaufman: There was this time in high school. I was watching you out the library window. You were talking to Sarah Marsh. Donald Kaufman: Oh, God. I was so in love with her. Charlie Kaufman: I know. And you were flirting with her. And she was… more »