A friend of mine sent me a hilarious Chris Mann parody this morning and I spat my coffee all over my laptop. I HAD TO SHARE! Humor the best way to beat stress. In fact, it's instantaneous. it felt really good to laugh. Tell me how you were feeling before you watched these videos and... Continue Reading →
Why the Movie Contagion is Terrifying!
When I heard the movie, Contagion released in 2011, starring Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, and Gwenyth Paltrow, had reemerged as a popular film, I shrugged. I didn't want to watch a sensationalized version of coronavirus that would freak me out. From Wikipedia Commons Then a week passed. The outbreak of coronavirus statistics shot up like... Continue Reading →
Live with Craig Ferguson’s Hobo Fabulous Tour!
Good thing the Boulder Daily Camera posts daily events or I would have missed Craig Ferguson's Hobo Fabulous Tour live at the Boulder Theater. He's a hilarious Scottish comedian known for funny cultural jokes and crazy facial expressions. I love the guy. He hosted the Late Late show until 2014 and then moved on to an... Continue Reading →
Are You Going to Watch Twin Peaks?
With the first eerie guitar picks of the Twin Peaks theme song in 1990, the mood was set for a show that would put creepy on a whole new level. After the violent murder of Laura Palmer rocked a small town in Washington, quirky Special Agent Dale Cooper entered the scene to investigate. His love of cherry pie... Continue Reading →
New Music from Muse! Released One Hour Ago
Muse is one of my favorite bands. I rocked out to them live in Denver and will never forget their incredible show. While running errands today, I heard their new release "Dead Inside," on two different radio stations. As soon as I got home, I checked out their YouTube channel. They uploaded their new release... Continue Reading →
Seven Ways to Thrill Me!
How long has it been since you read a real page-turner? A while? Yeah. Me too. I think that’s why I love watching thrillers. They are the ultimate in creating and sustaining suspense. Talk about tight writing. They race ahead with twisted turns in a world where you’re hooked into finding out what happens to... Continue Reading →
Getting My Creepy On!
Desiccated leaves, dismembered from branches, rot in the dying light and crunch like brittle bones under my boots. The wind whispers ghostly verses of songs sung long ago. Halloween is approaching. It’s time to get your creepy on. “How do I do that?” you may ask. Sometimes eating candy corn and slaying a few pumpkins... Continue Reading →
Save the Count!
How many times have you flipped through the channels and then turned off your TV? It happens to me all the time. But one Friday night, I stumbled upon Dracula. Sucked in by the dramatic lighting, sumptuous costumes, sensuous actors, and sets that rival Academy Award winning films, I set down my remote. Dracula poses... Continue Reading →
Hanging Out with The Saturdays as a Fly on the Wall
When my daughter Courtney won a trip to New York City to see The Saturdays, I said, "Who?" She informed me that they are an all-girl pop band similar to The Spice Girls. My second question was, "Can I go?" I frantically tried to fold myself into her carry-on bag to no avail, so I got... Continue Reading →
Cara Mia, It’s Halloween! Creator Charles Addams
I creep into the Halloween spirit by watching glimpsing at horror and thriller movies on television. While multitasking, I peek through my fingers once in a while to see what mayhem has arisen. I've seen zombies, one of the Scary Movie series onslaught and one scene from Friday the 13th complete with Freddy Kruger. When flipping... Continue Reading →