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  • “Justice League” Movie Review

    “Justice League” Movie Review

    Batman (Ben Affleck) does battle with an alien flying insect (a Parademon) and realizes that, because Superman / Clark Kent (Henry Cavill) is now dead, that an attack on humanity is imminent. Ancient enemy, Steppenwolf (Ciaran Hinds), is taking advantage of Superman’s death by retrieving the three mother boxes (from the Amazons, Atlantis, and Man) […]

  • STEM Toys for Kids from Purdue University

    STEM Toys for Kids from Purdue University

    Here are some really cool STEM / STEAM gifts for students. I have only included a few gifts that I think are awesome (or are potentially awesome), but, to see a lot more go to the Purdue University “Engineering Gift Guide”. Click the headings below to go to the product website or to Amazon Smile […]

  • “5 to 7” Movie Review

    “5 to 7” Movie Review

    Brian Bloom (Anton Yelchin) is an aspiring writer living in Manhattan with a wall full of rejection letters from various magazines.  As of yet, he is an unpublished author. Brian’s life is writing (how he can afford a Manhattan apartment is not brought up).  He writes, he eats, he breathes.  There is no room in […]

  • “The Founder” Movie Review

    “The Founder” Movie Review

    Ray Kroc is a 52 year old multi-milkshake machine salesperson.  Business sucks, but, he is living on optimism, enthusiasm, and sheer determination. On the road a lot, Ray finds it tiresome waiting for his food at the drive-up. Sometimes he has to wait 30 minutes only to find out that they got his order wrong. […]

  • “Thor: Ragnarok” Movie Review

    “Thor: Ragnarok” Movie Review

    Now we know where the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) has been for the past couple of years.  He crash landed on Sakaar and has been held captive earning the right to stay alive as a gladiator. But, I get ahead of myself. Thor (Chris Hemsworth) has also been missing from the Marvel Universe, but, as Ragnorok […]

  • Movie Box Office Results November 3 – 5 2017

    Movie Box Office Results November 3 – 5 2017

    Thor and Hulk reach a Marvel-ous record box office take to land at #1. The top ten movies for November 3 – 5, 2017 are listed below. Go to BoxOfficeMojo for more information. #1:  Thor: Ragnarok, $121 million, Total so far: $121 million #2:  A Bad Moms Christmas, $17 million, Total so far: $22 million #3:  Jigsaw, $6.7 million, Total […]

  • “Gold” Movie Review

    “Gold” Movie Review

    Kenny Wells (Matthew McConaughey) owns a mining company that, in the late 80’s, has fallen on hard times. With some great geologic surveys of some potential mineral sites, Kenny cannot get funding for drilling to save his life.  One night, during a drunken stupor, Kenny has a dream of a gold mine in Indonesia. Following […]

  • Movie Box Office Results October 27 – 29 2017

    Movie Box Office Results October 27 – 29 2017

    Jigsaw solves the body part puzzle to land at #1. The top ten movies for October 27 – 29, 2017 are listed below. Go to BoxOfficeMojo for more information. #1:  Jigsaw, $16.2 million, Total so far: $16.2 million #2:  Boo2! A Madea Halloween, $10 million, Total so far: $36 million #3:  Geostorm, $5.6 million, Total so far: $24 million #4: […]

  • “Wild Oats” Movie Review

    “Wild Oats” Movie Review

    Eva’s (Shirley MacLaine) husband just died. Expecting to sell her house she, nonetheless, awaits the $50,000 life insurance check.  The check arrives, and even though the letter states the check is for $50,000, the check itself is made out for $5,000,000.  WTF. Not really knowing what to do, Eva asks her best friend, Maddie (Jessica […]