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Brief filler-anecdote

That is, an anecdote that is brief, for the purposes of filling in a gap in the schedule. Not to be confused with a brief-filler anecdote. Watched the second Hobbit movie with Wump over the past couple of nights, the … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Alright, so let’s do this. One last time. This review contains spoilers, which I normally wouldn’t worry about since it’s spoiling a book you should have read. But since the movie detours somewhat from the book and most of the … Continue reading

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Thank you, Anoppi

Many years ago, I still remember very clearly, my almost-brand-new anoppi (mother-in-law) drove a bunch of us out to the movie theatre close to midnight to watch the first Lord of the Rings movie, The Fellowship of the Ring. Actually, … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

As much as I get irritated by negative people who come up with dubious and often downright stupid reasons for complaining about films, I’m going to do my best to avoid addressing that here. It’s too difficult to sound like … Continue reading

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Interlude 2: Sick Day

Blugh, so unfair. Sick days are wasted on the sick. I just sat on the couch and stared into space like a blob of congealed snot on a hanky, or sat at my keyboard and stared into space like a … Continue reading

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