Jesse Stone

I’ve recently revisited some of the Jesse Stone movies, based on the character from the books by Robert B. Parker.  They books and the movies are interesting, a sort of new spin on a big-time detective trying to make a go of it in a small-town atmosphere. Of course, the big-time detective, Jesse Stone, in…
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Quote Quiz 8.26.11 – ANSWERS

This has been a busy week, so I haven’t been able to do many posts, but I am doing the regular quote quiz.  Enjoy! 1.  “Taxes we do not like.” – John Little, Robin Hood (2006) 2.  “You know what we do here? Cops… arrest… bad guys. The next time you come across the bridge,…
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Wilderness Adventures

I got back from a camping trip–involving climbing, river-fording, playing with fire, etc.–and found that the first season of Robin Hood was waiting for me. I’ve only had time to watch one episode, but it was quite amusing.  It was interesting that I came back from a real wilderness adventure and was able to start watching…
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Quote Quiz – ANSWERS

I will be camping this weekend, away from technology and internet service, so I am posting my weekend quiz early. 1.  “It’s got a cop motor, a 440 cubic inch plant, it’s got cop tires, cop suspensions, cop shocks. It’s a model made before catalytic converters so it’ll run good on regular gas.” – Elwood Blues,…
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Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes

I’m not a big fan of primates.  I don’t see why people like them, really.  They screech, the eat lice off of each other, they have weird feet… So I wasn’t looking forward to Rise of the Planet of the Apes as much as some people, I’m sure.  I did watch the two Planet of the…
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