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Dallas’ Heats Up Summer TV

Dallas’ Heats Up Summer TV

The hit drama Dallas was the quintessential guilty pleasure of the late 1970’s.  The term still applies to TNT’s latest incarnation of the original, which had its two-hour premiere Wednesday night. This new summer series is not a reboot but a continuation of the previous show. The original had a very lengthy[Read More…]

by June 20, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Judd’s New Show Misses the Point

Who remembers the legal thriller “Double Jeopardy,” starring Tommy Lee Jones and Ashley Judd? I do, but it’s literally about the only film I remember Judd ever doing. Sure, a quick look at her IMDB page will prove she’s been in loads of other films, but titles like Twisted and[Read More…]

by March 24, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Judd’s New Show Misses the Point

Who remembers the legal thriller “Double Jeopardy,” starring Tommy Lee Jones and Ashley Judd? I do, but it’s literally about the only film I remember Judd ever doing. Sure, a quick look at her IMDB page will prove she’s been in loads of other films, but titles like Twisted and[Read More…]

by March 23, 2012 0 comments The Guide

‘Luck’: A Good Bet for Best New Show

Trying to find a new television show to watch? All out of luck? Well, here is the answer to your problems:”Luck.” Puns aside, the simple fact of the matter is that “Luck” is the best new television show since, likely, HBO’s own “Boardwalk Empire” premiered in 2010. And was there[Read More…]

by February 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide
Baseball Hit Steals Readers’ Heart

Baseball Hit Steals Readers’ Heart

Aparicio Rodriguez is a true legend: Hall of Fame shortstop for the St. Louis Cardinals, Holder of the NCAA record for most consecutive baseball games without an error; Author of the ultimate shortstop’s manual. Never heard of good old Aparicio? Then you clearly have not had the pleasure of reading author Chad Harbach’sdebut[Read More…]

by January 27, 2012 0 comments The Guide

2011 Grad Teams Up With Brother on Grand Social Networking Success

When Catherine Cook (MSB ’11) entered Georgetown University in the fall of 2007, her prospects were already looking quite bright. Having co-founded the social networking website myYearbook.com with her brother Dave in 2005, she appeared destined for entrepreneurial greatness. Two months after she graduated, in July 2011, success came in a big way[Read More…]

by November 2, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Gimme More of This Swedish Trio

Gimme More of This Swedish Trio

Now that’s different! That was my reaction to Swedish rock band sensation Peter, Bjorn and John’s sixth album, Gimme Some. One of the reasons Lady Gaga is so popular is because her music, not to mention herself, is so different from what we are used to. Gimme Some is riveting because it is[Read More…]

by March 31, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Popular Punk Rockers Rise Once Again

by March 18, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Witty Comedy Pokes Fun at Middle America

Being an insurance agent might not be the ideal profession of the majority of people, but after seeing Cedar Rapids, I am convinced that there is much more fun to be had in the insurance game than previously thought. Directed by Miguel Arteta (Youth in Revolt), this comedy stars Ed[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Uncategorized

Witty Comedy Pokes Fun at Middle America

Being an insurance agent might not be the ideal profession of the majority of people, but after seeing Cedar Rapids, I am convinced that there is much more fun to be had in the insurance game than previously thought. Directed by Miguel Arteta (Youth in Revolt), this comedy stars Ed Helms[Read More…]

by February 10, 2011 0 comments The Guide