Monthly Archives: April 2013

Things I Miss

A random list of things that I miss.

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Quote of the Day – April 29, 2013

The Mark III armor as featured in the 2008 fil...

The Mark III armor as featured in the 2008 film Iron Man. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

May I say how refreshing it is to finally see you on a video with your clothing on, sir.

Jarvis (voiced by Paul Bettany)

Iron Man 2

Quote of the Day – April 27, 2013

Steve Carell

Steve Carell (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

You know what? I respect women! I love women! I respect them so much that I completely stay away from them!

Andy Stitzer (played by Steve Carell)

The 40 Year Old Virgin

Saturday Songs – April 27, 2013

Recently, I did a post listing five videos that I thought were a bit below par for the songs they were being matched with.

Well, this week, I’m heading back to the 1980s for a song that is just as sub par as the video it’s matched with.

Some Important Links

Recently, heart disease, specificly heart attacks, struck real close to home for me.  I wanted to post a couple of links from the American Heart Association about Heart Attacks.

Symptoms of Heart Attacks

Heart Attack Symptoms in Women

You can also go to the American Heart Association website to learn more about heart disease and how you can help.

Picks of the Week – April 24, 2013

It’s been a rough week for me.  Still, I did manage to read through some of this week’s releases and come up with a pick or two.

WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD

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Post Postponement Pt 2

No post today. Exhaustion from this weekend is setting in.

Signs

English: Collared Dove Nederlands: Veel voorko...

English: Collared Dove Nederlands: Veel voorkomende duif in Tenerife (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Sunday morning as I was just getting home, I saw a dove in our yard, something that I cannot ever remember seeing in our yard.  It was sitting right near our house, then flew up to the power lines, resting there before flying off.

Somehow, seeing that dove made me realize that things were going to be okay.

5 Good Songs with Bad Videos

The wonder of music is that the experience often goes beyond the auditory.  Listeners often will envision the song they are listening to in their own way.  Even with the creation of the music video, that experience still stands, though now, what we envision for a song may be drasticly different from what some random director decided what visuals should go with the song.

And, sadly, there are some great songs that are sidled with videos that are, well, crap.

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Post Postponement

Posts may be postponed for a bit. I’ll keep everyone posted.

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