Reviews: “Mortal Kombat,” Beastie Boys And TV On The Radio

Mortal Kombat I recently bought the new “Mortal Kombat” game for my X-Box 360 with high expectations. It was getting good reviews and as I normally never pay attention to other people’s reviews (thanks to’s music reviews being unbelievably snobbish), but when it comes to “MK” I need some input. After the first two…
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Stop The Presses!

Sunday night seemed like it was going to be an easy, run-of-the-mill night. I had just sent the pages to the press room and was posting stories online when suddenly, abut 10 p.m., the biggest news story since 9/11 erupted. Osama bin Laden was killed. Panic! Anxiety rushed through my veins as I had to…
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Good Old Days?

Almost everyone reflects fondly on the music from their youth. This is our brain purposely using tunnel vision to distort our perceptions. I often think fondly back on the 1990s and bands like Nine Inch Nails, Nirvana, Pavement, Rage Against the Machine, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre and so forth. This was my soundtrack of my formidable years.

Pop Culture Madness

‘Bill & Ted’ again? I was online, looking up goofy factoids in pop culture, when I came across a real humdinger. Apparently Keanu Reeves has been talking to the media about a third installment of the “Bill & Ted” films. My jaw dropped and a sharp pain smashed into my brain as I tried to…
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Technology: The Double Edged Sword

My last blog focused on the joy Netflix brought to my life and how it caused me to swear off cable. Well, this past weekend, I was a little put off by it when my fiance decided to check out all the bells and whistles that our Wii had to offer.