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Huskies are 1-2

 (Yes, it’s Monday; I’m a day late.) The University of Washington Huskies are 1-2 after actually…

Huskies are 0-2; Not a Great Start

I was worried about this game before last week’s debacle. The University of Washington Huskies have…

I’m Sad

The University of Washington Huskies football team is 0-1. They lost to the Montana Grizzlies on…

The Simpsons

I recently finished watching the first ten seasons of The Simpsons on Disney+. My goal starting…

The Pac-12 and Who I Hate

College football starts soon. And I am, of course, rooting for the University of Washington Huskies…

Trees in 140 Characters

 I was looking for ideas to blog about and I found this random blog idea generator.…

Thirty Days!

It’s thirty days until the University of Washington Huskies start their 2021 season. I’m going to…

Simone Biles Did the Right Thing

Gymnast Simone Biles has pretty much dropped out of the Olympics being held in Tokyo this…

Second Guessing

I suppose everyone second guesses themselves. But I seem to have made an art form out…

An Ode to Cruse Control

I like to drive. I enjoy it and the faster the better, at least for short…

Star Wars Prequels

Over the Independence Day long weekend, I watched Star Wars I: The Phantom Menace and Star…

Movie Rankings

A while back I ranked the Star Wars and Star Trek moves in order from best…

Somebody Write This Podcast

 I was the guest on the Somebody Write This podcast where we try to brainstorm a…

Howard the Duck vs. Who Framed Roger Rabbit

One weekend recently I watched two 80s movies. One was Howard the Duck from 1986 and the…

The Tyranny of Red Dots

I have an iPhone. Since smartphones came out I have had nothing but iPhones except my…

Move Review: Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

A while back I watched a YouTube video called 10 Amazing Movies You Probably Haven’t Seen (And…

100 Days!

Today marks 100 days until University of Washington Huskies football starts with a home game against…

What Five Things Influenced Me to Be a Writer…

I tell people I started writing when I was 12. This is pretty much true. But…

Movie Review: Bowfinger

I recently watched the movie Bowfinger. I’m not exactly sure why or how I missed this…

Do We All See the Same Color

This is something I’ve been wondering since I was a kid (along with “why do I…

Movie Review: Chef

I recently watched the movie Chef. It was made in 2014 and somehow flew under my…

Star Trek Movies Ranked from Best to Worst

Last week I went through the “Star Wars” movies and ordered them from best to worst.…

Star Wars Movies Ranked from Best to Worst

  Well, it would be tax day, but the IRS moved it. Anyway, the other day…

I Got a COVID Vaccine

As of Sunday the 3rd, I have had both my COVID-19 vaccination shots. I had the…

Music I Don’t Like

It may be April Fools’ Day, but I’m being perfectly serious.  I have eclectic music tastes.…