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Still Lingering Questions on A Christmas Story

(This is a preview of the PopRox column that will appear in Sunday’s Pocono Record.) When it comes to Christmas movies, nothing touches A Christmas Story. Not even Die Hard. But it’s not perfect, and I still have some questions after about a thousand viewings: Why is Ralphie so scared when Miss Shields is passive [...]

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No Oscar for Stiller, Please!

(FYI, thoughts on the Sons of Anarchy finale are at the bottom because it’s spoiler-heavy …) Suffice it to say, I’m still catching up on 2010 movies. Technically, that’s like saying last night’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show was a quiet little affair — both big understatements. Once the TV season stalls out in about a week or [...]

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the best tv of the year

Sorry about no post yesterday, my bad. I had to spend most of the day calling our semi-finalists for the Poconos Biggest Loser contest. It actually went better than I imagined it would, but it still took about six hours. Anyway, this will be the last PopRox post before Christmas, so have a great holiday [...]

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