Arthur Christmas

Christmas is a popular time of year for many reasons.  Some people like the winter season, some like the music, some like the deals on shopping, some like the food, some like the time with family, and Hollywood likes to give us Christmas movies. Arthur Christmas is an animation about the Christmas family–GrandSanta, Santa Malcolm and…
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I Can’t Get The Theme Song Out Of My Head!

I mentioned the BBC show “Blackadder” in one of my previous posts, but it deserves a review of its own.  The first season of “The Black Adder” or “Blackadder” was released in 1983, while the second season didn’t air until 1986.  It seems the writers took that time to solidify the characters, since the show takes on a new depth…
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The Name “Jeeves” Didn’t Come From A Website, You Know

I read a number of P.G. Wodehouse’s stories when I was younger.  Instead of being "the butler did it" stories, they are "the valet saved the day" stories.  The stories are about Bertie Wooster, a rich young man, and Jeeves, his valet.  Wooster spends most of his time in his men’s club or other such…
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Like House, Only Better!

It was time to take a break from doing physical work to do some mental, analytical work.  During DIY project breaks, I managed to watch a few more episodes of "Lie To Me."  After NCIS, it has become my new favorite show. "Lie To Me" has some similarities to "House, MD": they are both driven…
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