I get excited when I find an inexpensive white that goes when with a wide range of foods and has enough complexity to stand on its own. Right now, those qualities have made the Wimmer 2016 Gruner Veltliner basically our house white for the winter. … Read More What We Are Drinking: Wimmer 2016 Gruner Veltliner
What if the merry old land of Oz we all came to love from the 1939 Judy Garland-classic was less merry and more of a horrific post-apocalyptic dreamscape? Well, then you’d be watching the 1985 Disney film Return to Oz. It’s bleak. It’s terrifying. It has the structure of an actual nightmare. And it co-stars a… Read More The Re-Animated Podcast: Episode 3- Return to Oz
Bob Dylan sings, “She knows there’s no success like failure/ and that failure’s no success at all” in his song She Belongs To Me. It’s one of those great Dylan lines that is both totally captivating and essentially meaningless. But, while it is more of a clever construction than an actual insight, it has the… Read More Are McDonald’s Recent “Fails” a Strategy?
What is the best-case scenario when you give an anti-aging, super-intelligence drug to rats? How did the Great Owl know Jonathan Brisby? Is Auntie Shrew a bad-ass? Why doesn’t Deck know the difference between Al Roker and Wilfred Brimley? We attack these questions and more as we go through the 1982 Don Bluth film, The Secret of NIMH… Read More The Re-Animated Podcast: The Secret of NIMH
Lying on the couch Watching the game. My little boy’s head rests on my chest
I don’t trust Vodka It’s basically hairspray and I’ve had too many bad hair days Gin I like though On summer days With lime and tonic Something to steel me for the long boat to Mumbia and Where there might be Tigers I like white wine, It doesn’t expect much of me And I don’t… Read More Poem of the Day #23- 9/19/17
Together we walk Your tiny hand in my hand My sweet little boy