Chris King

11 Dec 18
Ghosts of the Stratosphere

Hey Folks! Welcome back to Dinner DJ as I spin another great record for your enjoyment! So grab a cold one, sit a spell, and let me elaborate on some of the fantastic music out there that you should take a couple moments and check out for yourself! As I finally sit down to write […]

11 Dec 18
Variety

Reviews of DC’s “Aquaman” vary between feelings of surprise and disappointment. Some critics are applauding director James Wan’s strong re-imagining of a previously stale character, while others are harping on DC’s inability to stack up against rival Marvel — but most are just relieved the film isn’t an all-out flop. There are virtually no qualms about […]

11 Dec 18
Like For Real Dough

Review Megathread – Aquaman Rotten Tomatoes: 76% Metacritic: 53/100 Written Reviews: The A.V. Club – Ignatiy Vishnevetsky In the climax, he even manages to do Zack Snyder’s bombastic, grimacing slow-mo style better than Snyder did in his own DC superhero movies Man Of Steel, Batman V Superman, and Justice League. The problem is that, for […]

11 Dec 18
The Bibliobrary

CNI was information dense as always. Below are the notes I recorded. Mistakes and leaps in logic are mine, not the speakers’. It has been clear for a number of years that CNI is growing in popularity; at the opening session Cliff Lynch noted about a half dozen new members who have joined just since […]

11 Dec 18
Suburban Home

Release date: May 4 Best songs: Stars Align, Suffer the Fools, Human Child, Heartstrings Best lyric: “We’ve done the therapies and we’ve taken the cures and all attempts at church have left us dizzy from the search, which leaves us no comfort but each other.” Thoughts: Way back in the 90’s, Belly was one of […]

11 Dec 18
Variety

Is Amy Poehler just getting our hopes up? We hope not, because the funny lady tells Variety that she’s ready for a “Parks and Recreation” reunion. “I am technically available,” Poehler said on Monday at Smart Girls’ 10th anniversary celebration dinner. “I have like six of Leslie’s blazers in my closet, so anytime.” “Parks and Recreation” […]

11 Dec 18
Archy news nety

1. What do men want (8 February) Advertising – Continue reading below Taraji P. Henson is a sports agent who struggles to succeed in a profession traditionally dominated by men, that is until he obtains the greatest gift of all time: the ability to listen to the thoughts of men. Power comes immediately to hand […]

11 Dec 18
Natchitoches Times

The 10th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Multicultural Christmas Concert was held on December 4th at Treen Auditorium at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts. The event was a benefit concert for the local nonprofit organization Cane River Children’s Services and was sponsored by the Louisiana Folklife Center, the NSU Center for Inclusion and Diversity and the Louisiana School […]

11 Dec 18
WGEH

As LeBron James reaffirmed Monday night at Staples Center, Madison Square Garden has always held a special grip on his heart. Not the Knicks, mind you, but the arena on 33rd Street, sandwiched between 7th and 8th avenues. In a private conversation with Dwyane Wade after they played against each other for the final time, […]

11 Dec 18
The Fair Catch

The data on the 2019 high school class Blue Chip players (4 and 5 star rated players by 247 Composite). A full chart of the players is at the bottom. By position: Position Count % by Pos 5 star %5 star Pos 4 star %4 star Pos WR 48 13% 6 18% 42 12% CB […]

11 Dec 18
Fleischaker/Greene Scholars

​By Cameron Coyle, F/G Scholar The past few years have seen protest in sports become a hot-button issue, with the discussion growing and becoming more multi-faceted seemingly each day. Many sports fans use the games they watch as a form of escapism. They want to come home after a long day’s work and watch Monday […]

11 Dec 18
The Movie Screen Scene

The Coen Brothers have not yet made a musical, although I believe the idea has been discussed. This is surprising in a way, because there is something naturally musical about the pace and style of a Coen movie. The films are artificial and lay great emphasis on spectacle. The dialogue has rhythm and cadence, and […]