Monthly Archives: January 2011

Things to be excited about: Is 2011 gonna suck? edition

I guess this is why they have the Oscars at this time of year – January is tough, man. There is so little to talk about in pop culture except American Idol that the people who care about such things are forced … Continue reading

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The Kids are all right, I guess

The Kids Are All Right was the one movie I really felt like I had missed this year. I meant to see it in theaters, but it came out around when I was moving around a lot, and somehow it … Continue reading

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When the New York Times said God is dead

Do you realize that Elton John and his partner had a baby, and he actually named it Levon? As in, Levon: It is good to know Elton is as fond of this song as I am.  Admittedly, its the baby’s middle … Continue reading

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Albums of 2010

Ok! I listened to all 39 of the 2010 albums I decided I cared about so far, all 474 songs, 1 and one-third full day’s worth of music, and then I spent like 3 weeks staring at this Word doc, … Continue reading

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Happy MLK Day!

A double header:  

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Songs of 2010, or something.

I know, I know, its January 9, 2011. But digesting the year that was is a process, and it is one I am still working on, which is to say, I downloaded a lot of albums in the last week … Continue reading

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Movies of 2010

Well, AnnaBank has done her thing (she doesn’t read enough books or see enough movies) and now its finally my turn for my best-ofs. I put it off as long as I could, thinking if I could see The Kids … Continue reading

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In which we should maybe do some thinking about what we are spending our time on

  So after AnnaBank sent me the list of her favorite albums, and her favorite TV shows, we talked about how we didn’t have lists of favorite books, because books? Does anyone read books when there is so much internet? … Continue reading

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New Years, Happy!

Resolutions for 2011 For me: – Blog more. Maybe like every other day or something? Eesh. – Stop being surprised when movies that look bad, are reviewed as bad, and people tell me I won’t like, but then I see anyway, turn … Continue reading

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