Holy crap. Lovely. Too bad I can't bake. I became infamous last year during football season when I screwed up my grandmother's cornbread recipe three weeks in a row. I tried to blame it on the baking powder but I bought a new can and screwed it up again. » 11/21/14 11:07pm Friday 11:07pm

Cutter's Way (1981)

Recorded from this-TV. A favorite that I hadn't seen in a while. John Heard and Jeff Bridges. Directed by Ivan Passer. From the book Cutter and Bone by Newton Thornburg. Man witnesses dead body being dumped and his Vietnam veteran buddy decides to look into it. » 11/20/14 1:33pm Thursday 1:33pm

I can't believe I lost my awesome Chuck Norris poster from the top of my "Recommended By" sidebar just because I needed to approve this reply. Just for that I am going to post it again. One of the links on Monolith Monsters talks a little about some interesting special effects shots. They move the camera and zoom at… » 11/17/14 10:53pm 11/17/14 10:53pm

It does. You tend to go with the long epics that will immerse you in another world. It has happened to me the last couple of days as I am in the home stretch last two hundred pages of the thousand page The Grass Crown by Colleen McCullough. Blood is flowing, thousands died, and I'm on the couch with the LL Bean… » 11/13/14 3:38pm 11/13/14 3:38pm

Pulled this one off the top shelf when I was up in the middle of the night. (Note to self: Dust top shelf.) The Complete Science Fiction of William Tenn (Vol. 1). Nice hardcover from NESFA Press that I found at a library sale for a quarter. I was reading the afterwords. Is that weird? He has great stories about trying… » 11/12/14 3:23pm 11/12/14 3:23pm