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The Death of the Action Star

Lost in the midst of everyone popping a boner for how awesome it is that Liam Neeson has turned himself into an action star (including me) is that no one has asked the question: Wait, how the hell did a 60-year-old thespian who looks like my dad at my college graduation just become one of […]

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Don’t Think for a Second This is the End of Kate Gosselin

One more day for ZZ Top tickets, I’m pulling the winning entry at 2 p.m. Wednesday. If you want a shot at them, get an entry in pronto. This blog hasn’t been around for a very long time, so I haven’t outlasted many people. But I am going to enjoy the fact that I outlasted […]

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Grip on the First Weekend in May

It used to be the first summer movie weekend of the year was Memorial Day. There was some unwritten rule — or maybe it was written, who knows? — that if you made a big, expensive blockbuster movie that summer movie audiences salivate for, you couldn’t release it until the end of May. No discussions […]

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Heh Heh Heh Heh Heh Heh Heh … You Get the Picture

Been letting some links pile up too long, sorry. Especially this first one that could only be referred to as the greatest pop culture news of the year so far: There are a couple things I’d like to see come back that I think can be successful if given the right opportunity. Willie Aames. Mike Schmidt. Quarter […]

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It Could End No Other Way

We’re backed up so let’s hit the links. Gonna pick the winners for the Wurst Festival tickets later this afternoon, and I’ll post the winner tomorrow. It’s confirmed now what we pretty much already knew — Edward Norton won’t be playing the Hulk in The Avengers movie. Both sides are saying talks were in progress for […]

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