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What I am Watching: The Sopranos – finding new depth in a television classic

David Chase’s The Sopranos is heralded by many as the best television show ever produced – and I am not about to argue that. Unfortunately, during its original run, I missed huge chunks of the last few seasons due to … Continue reading

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The “Not-So-Christmasy” Christmas Time Movie List To Help During The Holidays (2018 Edition)

Article originally published in my old (now defunct blog – forgot the password) in 2011 and an update from my 2016 list on this blog, which can be found here. For all of us who have nothing against Christmas but … Continue reading

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How The Walking Dead Became Great Again (No Spoilers)

*This is a non-spoiler look at Season Nine of The Walking Dead. That said, if you don´t know that something very big happened to Rick, stop reading now.  For two long seasons (four if you count bits of seasons 5 … Continue reading

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Riding the Yellow: São Paulo´s Bike Sharing Experiment

A few months ago I began to notice unchained yellow bikes around the city of São Paulo. I was curious to find out more about them, and as good fortune would have it, one was left parked right outside my … Continue reading

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What We Were Watching: October 2018 Edition

We review some things we saw in the month of October. Continue reading

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Ranking the Friday the 13th Movies: Phil and Jeremy go over all 12 films with a little help from our friend Justin.

Friday the 13th is one of the highest grossing and most enduring series in the slasher horror genre. From its first film in 1980 to its last chapter in 2009, it has made over 840 million dollars at the box … Continue reading

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“It´s Like Déjà Vu All Over Again” … All Over Again – How Brazil´s 2018 Presidential Election shadows America´s 2016 Election.

In March of 2016, I wrote an article about the parallels between my experience living in the United States through the corrupt Cheney and Bush years and living through the escapades of Lula and Dilma while here in Brazil. Since … Continue reading

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