Archive for October, 2012

Enter the Ninja

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Today is a holiday in our house, although this year it will be tinged with sadness.  We always called it simply, “Gandalf Day.” Eighteen years ago today, a grey and white kitten with a pink nose took up residence with us, and used his great sorcery to transform our family forever after. What’s bizarre is […]

Nala’s Tale

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

This is the update on Nala the Porch Cat, who was “owned” by my neglectful Jerry Springer neighbors, the same people who lost Ed.  Having been through this past week, I’m more convinced than ever that Ed was saved from a terrible fate and sent to us by a higher power (thanks, Gulli!) We (along […]


Friday, October 12th, 2012

Cumberbatch decided to take on all the bitches who say that he looks like an alien by sitting in a Mork From Ork chair and looking hot.  (As if looking like an alien is a bad thing!  Hmpf!  Commoners.)  

Some Walk by Night, Some Fly by Day

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

This is most unusual.  Looper was my most-anticipated movie of 2012, and….it did not disappoint. I can’t remember the last time that happened. In a nutshell, Looper is the movie that Inception wished it was:  an original, highly intelligent piece of mind-screwing sci-fi/action.  UNlike Inception, Looper never drags, or gets bogged down in its own […]