An Open Letter To Winter

Dear Winter, Just knock it off. Stop. We get it and we’ve had enough of you. This winter you have been a real pain. You overstayed your welcome last year by creeping into May and this year you’ve smacked us around with so many below zero temps that people are getting real cranky. You think…
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Harold Ramis

The news of Harold Ramis, whose comedic bent was a huge part of my childhood,  passing away put a dark cloud over my day. Growing up, he was Dr. Egon Spengler from “Ghostbusters.” He was the straight man to Bill Murray in that film and in “Stripes.” His deadpan still makes me laugh out loud…
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Winter

I watched some curling, pond hockey and people dressed like the band Kiss jump into Lake Bemidji today. It was the Winterfest, an event that takes place in the outdoors. And it’s all on the lake. I’ve done a frozen lake jump before. Back when I lived in southwest Minnesota. It’s a shock to the…
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‘Back To The Future’ Raises Some Questions

I love the “Back to the Future” trilogy. They are among the rare breed of films that I can basically happen upon and binge watch without realizing it until they are over. Yet, there are some issues I have with these films. Issues that I didn’t think of as a child because I was a…
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A ‘Seinfeld’ Reunion?

Well, Jerry Seinfeld has fed the flames of the rumor mill by admitting that when Twitter blew up with pictures of him, Jason Alexander (George Costanza) and Larry David (co-creator) filming something in the iconic Tom’s Restaurant. Rumors feeding this idea were pushed even further when Alexander was sporting the familiar grubby clothing his character…
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