“Nature Is Cruel But We Don’t Have To Be”

That line about the cruelty of nature is from the movie Temple Grandin. In a world where people are often labeled and categorized, a movie like Temple Grandin is a breath of fresh air, especially since it’s about an actual person.  Not only did Grandin excel in a male-dominated world, she didn’t let her Austism…
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Some Do, Indeed, Like It Hot

RIP, Tony Curtis (Some Like It Hot, The Defiant Ones), who died yesterday at the age of 85. I admit I haven’t watched that many of Curtis’s movies, but if nothing else, he gave us one of our best comedic and dramatic actresses.  I am, of course, referring to Jamie Lee Curtis. Here are a few…
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“And The Hoof Beats Pound In His Brain” – UPDATE

I read an article today in America’s Horse, the magazine of the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA).  The article was about a gelding named Copper Locks, who was one of the horses used in filming Secretariat.  According to the horse wrangler for the movie–a man named Rusty Hendrickson, who also worked on Seabiscuit–it’s always a…
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Well, If You Insist

I saw the following article at www.eonline.com. Lost‘s Josh Holloway Ready to Upstage Tom Cruise in New Mission: Impossible Now that he’s survived Lost (or did he…?), Josh Holloway is on a mission—to take Hollywood by storm. The erstwhile Sawyer is ready to step up to the major leagues, and possibly blow Tom Cruise off the big screen, now that…
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It’s All About The Priorities

There is a group on Facebook called “Citizens Soldiers,” and I noticed that they had this posted yesterday: Lindsay Lohan, 24, is all over the news because she’s a celebrity drug addict. While Justin Allen, 23, Brett Linley, 29, Matthew Weikert, 29, Justus Bartett, 27, Dave Santos, 21, Chase Stanley, 21, Jesse Reed, 26, Matthew…
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