Monthly Archives: March 2013

Happy Good Friday!

Things to look forward to this weekend: Easter and all of the celebrations it includes! Egg hunts Church Brunches Celebration of the Resurrection!   Of course, in addition to all of the wonderful Easter festivities, there will be plenty of … Continue reading

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TEA REVIEW! Molly Hooper Blend

Here in the Midwest, we have this interesting phenomenon that occurs every so often where spring doesn’t actually happen, ever.  Oh sure, spring PRETENDS like it’s coming–we get a few days of warmth, wind, and rain, and the plants start … Continue reading

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One redeeming quality does not make your book/movie redemptive.

I’ve mentioned before that I’m not a fan of the Twilight series.  There are many reasons for this–the writing is absolutely atrocious, the plot(??) is weak, the characters are largely uninteresting. . . I could go on.  To be fair, … Continue reading

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Tabletop, Lizzie Bennet Diaries, and the Future of Entertainment

Yesterday, Wil Wheaton made an exciting announcement. Tabletop, the web-based show of nerdy celebrities playing awesome tabletop games, was renewed for a second season on the (also renewed!) Youtube network Geek & Sundry. If you haven’t watched this show, you … Continue reading

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Happily Ever After. . . . GET IT? It’s funny because it never happens.

I’ve seen a lot of this lately. Pictures, videos, the entire premise of entirely too many kids movies.  We as a culture have this sort of sinister obsession with bringing “realism” to the fairy tales with which we grew up. … Continue reading

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Doctor Who and Devotions: The Wedding of River Song

River: The sky is full of a million million voices, saying, “Yes of course. We’ll help.” You’ve touched so many lives, saved so many people. Did you think when your time came you’d really have to do more than just … Continue reading

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SUPER EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT OF AWESOME

I am about to give you a riddle.  An AWESOME riddle.  It consists of a number of pictures.  Behold: Now.  What do these three images all have in common? They are all going to be in Chicago April 26-28th. What … Continue reading

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