Category: pop culture

Aaron Sorkin… still writing

Maureen Dowd’s column from this Sunday is quite entertaining… it’s a script between Obama and ex-president Bartlett (from The West Wing). Obama seeks his advice because of his failing campaign. Here’s a taste:   OBAMA I’m interested in your advice. BARTLET I can’t give…

Pop Culture Quote… Tuesday?

I don’t know how much regular blogging I’ll have time for in the coming months, but I was reminded today of a great pop culture quote, from a show canceled before it’s time I’d rather be dead in California than alive in Arizona.

Pop Culture Quote Monday

I brought you in the world and I can take you out.

Pop Culture Quote Monday

There’s a song that they sing when they take to the highway A song that they sing when they take to the sea A song that they sing of their home in the sky Maybe you can believe it if it helps you to…

Dark Knight

I’ve never been one for the comic book movie. But after all the raves and all the friends who’d seen the latest Batman installment, when the chance to go this afternoon popped up, I decided, “why not?” What I didn’t expect was to really…

Pop Culture Quote Monday

First of all, I must say Mamma Mia! was incredible. Really. Just as good as the stage show. Meryl Streep rocks my sauce… girl can belt it. This is not an easy one, but anyone with a twisted sense of humor adores this movie:…

Pop Culture Quote Monday

You fell victim to one of the classic blunders. The most famous is: “Never get involved in a land war in Asia.” But, only slightly less well known is this: “Never go in against a Sicilian, when death is on the line!”