Monthly Archives: December 2011

Your New Year’s Eve special Edition Weekend Fun Guide

Happy New Year everyone! Time to get to the marathon of New Year’s Eve events around the Poconos. I got to as many as I could, of people that let me know in one way or the other, it’s about as comprehensive a list as I could make. Goes without saying, but I’ll say it [...]

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Get Your New Year’s Eve Parties in Now!

Sorry I haven’t been able to post this week. Can’t guarantee I’ll have anything tomorrow either, but I’m gearing up for Friday by trying to compile the most complete list of cool things going on around the Poconos for New Year’s Eve. If you’re a bar and have something going on, if you know of [...]

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Your Christmas Weekend Fun Guide

Have a great holiday, everyone! I’m always thankful for anyone who reads this, you make my holiday season a little brighter. Thanks! Some local links, then some bonus ones because I’m in the giving Christmas mood. As always, email me or send the invites to the PopRox Facebook page if you want your event be [...]

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The Best of 2011 TV

The title says it all, the 10 best shows of 2011. I didn’t rank them, for no other reason than I didn’t want to. Let’s hit it, with the knowledge that I don’t have any premium channels, so there won’t be any mentions of Dexter, Game of Thrones, Homeland, Boardwalk Empire, etc.: JUSTIFIED: No show [...]

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Invasion of the Trailers

Haven’t done this in a while, and with the trailer release this week for what could be 2012′s two biggest movies, this is as good a place as any to grade some trailers for upcoming movies: DARK KNIGHT RISES The Internet seems to be working just fine, thanks, after the bootleg trailer for Dark Knight Rises [...]

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Predicting the Holiday Weekend Box Office

Some programming notes. There’s a new crop of trailers that have come out in the last month, so I’m gonna be reviewing a bunch of them Wednesday. On Thursday I’m putting out my top 10 TV shows of the year list and then they’ll be in Sunday’s PopRox column in the paper. We’ll try to [...]

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We’re Gonna Die, Die, Die, Die Hard!

Loaded weekend at the Pocono Community Theater in East Stroudsburg. Tonight at 7 and and tomorrow at noon the theater is showing The Nutcracker on the big screen and Sunday it’s showing the locally shot movie The Fields at 7 p.m. But the big, big, big, BIIIIIIGGGGGGG event is the theater’s revival series showing the movie [...]

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Oh, Those Golden Globes, Oh, Those Golden Globes …

Happy Golden Globes Nominations Day everyone! What, I’m the only one that celebrates it? Anyway, Golden Globe nominees are out now, signaling the official beginning of Awards Season. Everything up until this point has been Memorial Day. It’s hot, we have it off, but it’s not really summer. Golden Globes Nominations Day is like June 21 — [...]

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Awards Season Overload is On. Oh, It’s So On.

It’s gonna be tough to skip away from Awards Season at this point, especially with Golden Globes nominations on Thursday, (I’ll be blogging that morning with reactions, btw). I’ll make every effort to do it, sorry in advance if this blog gets too bogged down in silly awards that consider themselves a precursor to Oscar success, but [...]

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Your Weekend Fun Guide

Some local happenings this weekend before we hit the links. As always, when you want something Poconos-related listed here on Fridays, email me or send an invite to the PopRox Facebook page. We’re pretty video-heavy today, enjoy! So what exactly is a Bovine Social Club, you ask? It’s a “grassy, funky, punky, twangy, dancy, fancy [...]

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