Category Archives: TV and Movies

What I am Watching: Twin Peaks and Star Trek: Voyager (the back-end of season two)

Twin Peaks – Seasons One and Two: A classic series that still holds up. I am a big David Lynch fan, but sadly I was a bit too young to catch his and Mark Frost’s much lauded television series Twin … Continue reading

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What I am Watching: Moonlight and Doctor Who

Moonlight Awards season is afoot, and like every year I catch up with the non-blockbusters that got buzz the previous year. Moonlight, written and directed by Barry Jenkins, has been a critical darling, and I couldn’t wait to get around … Continue reading

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What I am Watching: The OA and Star Trek: Voyager (the first half of season two)

The OA – Highly Recommend Ever since LOST ended I had been searching for a television show to take me a on a head-trip. But not just a head-trip built on twist, turns, and plot surprises (there is plenty of … Continue reading

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Ranking The Star Trek Movies

Star Trek movies have forever walked the tight rope of trying to appeal to a larger audience while still keeping its Trekkie fan base happy. It’s not an easy task, but despite the hits and misses, Star Trek is still alive … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – fresher than ever more than 20 years later

To celebrate 50 years of Star Trek I decided to watch all of the Trek I could. Some of it I had already seen many times over while some of it I was watching for the first time. So far, Star … Continue reading

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Chris Rock’s Oscar Monologue: The Tip of The Iceberg of a Larger Conversation on Diversity in Hollywood

Chris Rock was tasked with voicing the concerns of lack of minority representation at the 88th Academy Awards Ceremony. His opening monologue was even handed, funny, and honest, but not really groundbreaking. I don’t say this disrespectfully, but only to … Continue reading

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Five David Bowie Songs That Rocked My World

David Bowie is dead. This phrase does not compute because to me David Bowie was never here.  He was the true embodiment of the oft used term, “not of this world”. And I am not embarrassed to admit that at some … Continue reading

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