Category Archives: The Hotness

A very brief note about the “GoDaddy” Superbowl ad.

Nice try trying make nice with the nerd community GoDaddy. But we still remember how you supported SOPA in 2011.  Frankly, your next commercial could have me making out with Bar Refaeli and I still wouldn’t use your company. To … Continue reading

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NETFLIX PICK OF THE WEEK: Haywire.

We all want different things from movies at different times.  Sometimes, we want a filmmaker to push the boundaries of his art. And sometimes, we want them illuminate the human condition in a way that will make our souls weep. And sometimes, we … Continue reading

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NETFLIX PICK OF THE WEEK: “Starcrash”.

Remember a few weeks ago when I wrote about “Battle Beyond the Stars”? Back in the good old days, (Pre Internet and On Demand streaming video.) when one was struck with insomnia, the closest thing to a remedy would be … Continue reading

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TRAILER THUNDERDOME: “Men in Black 3″ vs “GI Joe: Retaliation”

In this edition of Trailer Thunderdome, we throw into the pit two sequels that nobody was really asking for.  On one hand, Will Smith goes back to measuring the weird shit-o-meter.  The other is trying to remind us that knowing … Continue reading

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RANDOM NOTES: June 13, 2010.

-Yeah, things are looking bad for Representative Euphemism. In an exclusive interview with TODAY’s Ann Curry that will air on Tuesday’s show, President Barack Obama said that if he were Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner right now, he would resign in … Continue reading

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On the 2011 Oscars….

Three things I learned tonight watching the Oscars. 1.  Anne Hathaway is very pretty. 2. In a just world, anything that lets you look at Anne Hathaway for three hours should be the greatest thing ever. 3. This is not … Continue reading

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TRAILER THUNDERDOME: “X-MEN: FIRST CLASS” VS “ATLAS SHRUGGED”.

On the one hand, Superheroes.  On the other, Super-industrialists.  Who will win? X-MEN: FIRST CLASS. Matthew Vaughn has a good chunk of good will built up with me from “Kick-Ass” and there’s nothing in this trailer that diminishes this.  There … Continue reading

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Sucker Punch-ed, Part Deux.

Two full trailers and I’m still on the fence about this movie. Yes, you do get a better sense of the basic plot outline.  And you also get several seconds to bask in the coolness that is Scott Glenn. But … Continue reading

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RANDOM NOTES 9-2-10 (GEEK EDITION.)

-Because damn it, I’m just not in the mood to deal with politics.  (Although I’m working on a post about the midterms that’s coming soon.  Stay tuned.). -So, Apple.  Once again,you tempt us with shiny gee-gaws designed to separate me … Continue reading

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Yeah, but the joke will be on them when "Jonah Hex" blows up BIG!

Looks like someone’s not getting her leg humped by a horny robot again! (Via-Hitfix.com.) How the mighty have fallen. Once heralded as the Cindy Crawford pin up queen of a generation, Megan Fox has had a rough 12 months.  After … Continue reading

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