The Fall of POMPEII

I had the opportunity to attend a free screening of the soon to be released movie; POMPEII last evening – and in 3D at that. As I scanned the cast list on my trusted IMDb App I was somewhat underwhelmed. However, one name stuck out to me. Kiefer Sutherland is cast as the villain inContinue reading “The Fall of POMPEII”

‘Person of Interest’ finds traction by killing off character | Toronto SUN

As I watched Taraji P. Henson’s character fall to the ground – in horror of course – I cried out; “Why-Oh-Why are they killing her character off?!” Then I read the following review via Jim Slotek at the Toronto SUN regarding the aftereffects of the CBS show’s plot twist, and began to get a small graspContinue reading “‘Person of Interest’ finds traction by killing off character | Toronto SUN”

‘Almost Human’ theory: Karl Urban a robot | Inside TV |

Karl Urban is a not a human being. Not in the technical sense of the term. Oh, sure, he might look human. He might walk and talk like a human. He might even like to think he’s human. But Karl Urban would be wrong! For Karl Urban is actually an extraordinary machine that has been programmed to think heContinue reading “‘Almost Human’ theory: Karl Urban a robot | Inside TV |”

Almost Human™ review: This Sci-Fi show is almost perfect – Zap2it

“Almost Human” does one of the hardest things on TV: make a futuristic, science-fiction world seem relevant and familiar to audiences. It helps that the show is, at its heart a buddy-cop story…. …Read the Full Zap2it Review here:

What’s the SCORE? – A Week of TV Premieres

I know, I know it has been a while since I have posted.  …Life! …Oye! When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade, right? Well I am here to report on my observations about the first week of  new television premieres for those brand new series which caught my eye, and one Sunday favorite which hasContinue reading “What’s the SCORE? – A Week of TV Premieres”

Short Stories on Kindness

– By Diane G. Robertson I. The Storm I visited the United States with the thrill for adventure and anxious to witness what all the commotion was surrounding Halloween. It was not more than a few days into my visit when I realized that what was entitled; Hurricane Sandy was heading my way. As IContinue reading “Short Stories on Kindness”

Michael J Fox Returns to NBC This Fall

Michael J. Fox returns to television this Fall! Is anyone else as excited as I am? Ok, so the thing is Family Ties was actual appointed family television viewing in my house as a kid. I was a huge fan of the character, Alex P Keaton played by Fox on the sitcom. Alex was unapologeticContinue reading “Michael J Fox Returns to NBC This Fall”

The Return of “Suits” | USA Network

I have this sneaking suspicion that USA Network does this to folks like me on purpose. I have been anxiously waiting for what seems like an entire year – pardon my dramatics – for the return of Suits on USA Network. In terms of breathelessly sitting at the edge of my proverbial seat to seeContinue reading “The Return of “Suits” | USA Network”

Paula Deen Challenge: Hit Me With a Rock And Kill Me |

With a very tearful declaration Paula Deen spoke to the Today show’s Matt Lauer about how the controversy over her accusations, of offensively using the “N-Word”, has affected her and defined “her truth”. She even proclaimed that she has received the support of the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and that anyone whose said anything in theirContinue reading “Paula Deen Challenge: Hit Me With a Rock And Kill Me |”

Relentless – A Short Story

Meet Flora Gerber…. Flora grew up in a large extended family but everyone in her family had to work very hard to maintain the very basics – shelter, food, water, clothes. “Everyone” included Flora. Flora began working at the age of 13. Back then she helped to organize the local Grocer’s stock in the storageContinue reading “Relentless – A Short Story”