(Fun for Kids, Snooze Worthy for Parents) – – I want to snooze it snooze it….halfway through the movie I heard an unusual buzzing sound on my left. I looked over and saw Lori snoring away! I then looked around and saw several parents with tilted heads apparently, also, in […]
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(Moody, Magical, Mystical) – – Charlize Theron (as Ravenna) is one sexy, nasty, evil, queen bitch. Gifted with magical powers by her mother, Ravenna dupes her way into the Castle, marries the King, murders him, and becomes Queen. Her evil magical ways make living for everyone else […]
(Uneven) – – There is one secret the universe does not know about. But to find out what that is, you have to ride a somewhat uneven MIB3 all the way to the end. At times MIB3 is funny and exciting, at times it is boring, and at […]
Carol loved going to the movies with us. We decided to honor her passion for movies by doing movie reviews on this site. Our philosophy is: “If we can go to a movie and be taken away from reality for 2 hours…that was a good movie.” Find a […]
A quick note from Caitlin Dong, our first Carol Phan College Scholarship recipient! D-O-N-E. I’m donedonedone. My freshman year of college is over and it definitely feels surreal. I remember thinking at the beginning of the school year that time could not pass by any slower. In retrospect, the year […]
For more about Amy and the other scholarship winners..click here. Here is the picture Amy submitted for the scholarship: Amy’s $1,000 scholarship was sponsored by Action Jumpers. – Drive Safe! Never Forget.
For more about Seokho and the other scholarship winners…click here. – – Seokho Hong, Tracy High, 2012 Carol Phan College Scholarship Essay My passion in life is computer programming. It’s not simply what I want to do for a living in my future; it’s something I’ve done for […]
(Campy fun, vintage Tim Burton ending) – – Lori watched the original TV show religiously, I watched it occasionally. Going to the movies to see “Dark Shadows” was a no brainer for us. Johnny Depp (as vampire Barnabas Collins) teams up with Tim Burton once again….and what you […]
(Fun, Exciting Action) – – Tapping an unlimited power source being investigated by scientists at S.H.I.E.L.D. headquarters, Thor’s (Chris Hemsworth) evil ambitious brother, Loki (played by Tom Hiddleston) joins forces with a powerful alien world to attack Earth via an access portal. Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) gathers […]
I saw this video on Facebook. Sure hope Derek does not mind me reposting it here for all our readers. 🙂 VERY COOL, VERY CREATIVE. Here is the web site for U.C. Berkeley. – – Drive Safe! Never Forget.