Archive for May, 2005

Voter apathy

Wednesday, May 25th, 2005

I’ll admit it – I didn’t vote. I haven’t voted. I refuse to vote. Because it really doesn’t matter to me who wins. I’m interested, but not engaged. And I won’t buy the album, either. I’m not talking about a political election – I’m talking about ‘American Idol.’ Yesterday was the final showdown between Bo […]

…and now, Elmo will ask a baby!

Tuesday, May 24th, 2005

That would be the Munchkin’s dream job, if she had any idea what that was. During the 20-minute-a-day “Elmo’s World” segment on Sesame Street, Elmo picks a topic and then proceeds to beat it to death and sing songs about it. At one point, he always asks a baby – one sitting in a highchair, […]

Rant and rave for Star Wars

Monday, May 23rd, 2005

It was really good. Aside from my own personal minor quibbles with the established Star Wars canon, Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, was a great conclusion to the whole saga. Plenty of great fights, good Yoda moments, classic bad acting and dialogue, and the big pay-off at the end of finally seeing the man […]

Review on Monday

Saturday, May 21st, 2005

I am seeing Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith today at the Cinerama, so I will defer my usual movie review and review it for all on Monday. On the up side, all of the season finales are pretty much over for me now, with the exception of ‘American Idol.’ But ‘ER’ wrapped […]