Tag Archives: ferris bueller

What to Expect from the Super Bowl if You’re Not Expecting Anything

If you still think the Super Bowl is about football, then Bernie Madoff probably wants to talk to you about some interesting investment opportunities. The Super Bowl is now¬†about commercials. It’s about parties. It’s about halftime. And if you get the chance, maybe you can sneak a peek at a touchdown or two. If you’re […]

Posted in Movies, Music, Pop Culture, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

RIP Don Cornelius, Super Bowl Movie Trailers, Ferris Bueller Explains Himself and More

Looking to compile as many Pocono Super Bowl bar party specials as humanly possible for Friday’s blog, but I’m not going to be looking up every single bar’s Facebook/web pages. So if you’re a bar and you have something going, or you just want to let me know about what your favorite bar is doing […]

Posted in Movies, Music, Pop Culture, The Local Scene, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I Suppose If I Had Suggested Liam Neeson Day, You’d All Be Patting Me on the Back!

Links today: Fascinating box office weekend because for me, Liam Neeson has had one of the most interesting movie careers of this generation of movie stars. Up until 1999, Neeson had about a 20-year career playing ordinary guys. Good actor, good parts, Oscar nominated for Schindler’s List in a role that could have defined his […]

Posted in Movies, Pop Culture, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

George Lopez, TV Show Comings and Goings and Bruce Willis Jumps the Shark for Good

Right to the links, we’re loaded today: I can’t say that I watched more than 37 consecutive seconds of any episode of Lopez Tonight. Which also means that I’ve never watched 37 consecutive seconds of anything George Lopez has ever done. So it’s not really moving my needle that the talk show got canned and […]

Posted in Movies, Music, Pop Culture, The Local Scene, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Best Friend’s Sister’s Brother’s Boyfriend’s Girlfriend Said Ferris Bueller Turns 25 Today

Linkage now, concert announcement tomorrow (sorry for the delay): Here’s your latest pop culture anniversary to make you feel really, really old. 25 years ago today, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off hit theaters. 25 friggin’ years ago. I’m pretty sure I just felt a bunch of hair fall off my head and my back start to […]

Posted in Movies, Music, Pop Culture, The Local Scene, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The End of The Office?

Here it is, your moment of Zen: PopRox live chat at noon on Friday. Come and keep me company. Some people may be taking the day off from work to lengthen it into a four-day weekend, so feel free to join us from home. If you want a pop culture question answered, feel free to […]

Posted in Movies, Music, Pop Culture, TV | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment