I agree with almost all of this by Jason Tabrys. And as a student of the Jesus tradition, the coming into power resonates on an allegorical level. That said, I don't think Marvel will let Carol be the full answer to Thanos. The remaining Avengers are going to......spoilers ahead....... ....they are going to..... Time travel. … Continue reading Solid Take: ‘Captain Marvel’ Features The Most Important Action Sequence In MCU History
This is from March, 2012. I'm reposting it today because everyone seems to think Mitt Romney is going to save the world from Donald Trump. Or something. I had the blissful opportunity of enjoying exceptional hot wings, conversation, and bro time in Wayne, PA this week. One of the insights that emerged from this time … Continue reading Romney’s Lebowski Problem
My wife and I saw a trailer for Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar recently, and boy, does it look good. As we watched, my wife leaned over and told me about Eastwood's recent GQ musings about human rights in general and gay marriage in particular: "I was an Eisenhower Republican when I started out at 21, … Continue reading Clint Eastwood Makes a Republican Case For Gay Rights
They are, instead, the photographic evidence of the beautiful wedding of two wonderful friends (groom not pictured, natch). As the day and evening progressed, the degree to which people just called me Alan increased accordingly. Don't Forget to Vote in The Daily Cocca's Exclusive Poll: "It's Time to Play 'Me or Zach Galifianakis?'"
Happy Friday, friends. Just a few things I want to talk about today. If you're a fan of the shows mentioned in this post's title and haven't gotten to your DVR yet, be aware: there are spoilers after #1. First, this great post by K at the My Business Addiction blog. It's about "The King's … Continue reading “The Office,” “Community” and “30 Rock” Notes + A Great Post Inspired by “The King’s Speech”
The discussion on the "A Few More Things Your Kids Won't Do, Generation X" post inspired me to follow up on a project I started a few years ago. Everyone gets those Nick Hornby-inspired Facebook memes ("15 Albums That Changed Your Life"), and as much as we identify with certain collections of songs our favorite … Continue reading Your Life in Radio Singles