Sci-Fi Mantras for Today’s World

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Over the course of a successful science fiction franchise’s life-span, key phrases and quotes from the series transcend the boundaries of mere entertainment, taking on the weight of a philosophy or religion. These… Continue reading

Tragedy Strikes Local Home; Sets It On Fire

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— Grand Rapids, MI In the February 2 edition of the Grand Rapids Press, Tim Daveny proclaimed: “As Trevor Jackson raced toward his blazing home Monday evening, all he could think about were… Continue reading

Forfeiting Our Anonymity – New Dangers of the Cell Phone Era

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February 11, 2010 — BFDN: Op Ed Tomorrow, a federal appeals court will hear oral arguments in a case that could establish new standards for tracking the whereabouts of Johnny T. Everymann’s cell… Continue reading

I’m Not Here Looking For Trouble, But A Shuffle Will Occur [TeeCoZee’s Super Bowl XLIV Roundup]

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Today marks the start of a terrible era in my life, one that occurs every year. The NFL season ends, usually on a dry note, and I am left with nothing to do… Continue reading

Uncle Brian the Economite

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On the way back to New York from our short Michigan vacation, the wife and I detoured to Meadville, PA.  A modest little city in the Northwest corner of Pennsylvania where Baseball for… Continue reading

Roscoe’s Thoughts on the Spectacle

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First off, while I’m not a rabid fan of any particular NFL franchise, I do enjoy the occasional football game, and have no problem sitting down and watching the Super Bowl with some… Continue reading

Why I Don’t Particularly Want to Own a TV

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I’m currently watching The World Series. And it’s February. No, it’s not a classic game like the 1984 one where Alan Trammel led the Tigers to victory over the Padres. It’s a live… Continue reading

Blessid Union of Liars

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“We’re just a bunch of bozos in this band and this song is for the average guy, who’s with this gorgeous girl,” he says. “I kind of had that in mind, it’s not… Continue reading

“The 2010 Grammy Awards” Or “Ouch, My Cerebrum Hurts”

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In the wake of the 2010 Oscar nominations being announced a day earlier than I’d expected, I thought it would be appropriate to write a day-late lackluster review of the Grammys. First, some… Continue reading

What Do We Know About Partying, Or Anything Else? [TeeCoZee’s Pro Bowl Roundup]

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One more week, and I can stop talking about football. I’m sure you all will be quite happy when this day comes. This second to last roundup will be a complete joke, as… Continue reading