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The !##@$*#@ Final Episodes

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

Why is it the television shows I love are airing their “final episodes”? Are my viewing tastes that out of whack from the rest of the viewing public? OK, I love sci-fi. My Tivo is loaded with it. I guess geeks don’t yet rule the world. I have my doubts though as I watch half […]

Simpsons Movie

Friday, July 27th, 2007

Mary and Jared are in Kansas visiting family. In their absence, I decided to go see the Simpsons Movie. Mary is not a Simpsons fan and the movie is rated PG-13 so I figured I would do this one alone. I started watching the Simpsons in the late 80’s when I was in college. My […]

Talk like a Cylon

Wednesday, November 15th, 2006

In the original “Battlestar Galactica” television program from the late ’70’s, the Cylon Centurions could talk. They spoke in this raspy, monotone voice. My brothers and I loved to run around talking like a cylon saying “by your command’. Today I remembered that as kids, we had a way to make our voices sound like […]

Movie Theatre Popcorn at Home

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2006

At Casa Hager, we have a big-screen television, a DVD player and a good sound system. Thanks to a steady stream of movies from Netflix, I would rather watch movies at home than in a theater. [It is now that Mary will accuse me of never leaving the house. Pffft, fresh air, hah, overrated.] One […]

Funny dig on Taco Bell

Wednesday, March 15th, 2006

Here is a very funny video making fun of Taco Bell’s wrapped tacos: Taco Town