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NY Cine Video: Ant-Man and other films from Marvel

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, New York Cine Radio, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

This is part two of a podcast session that I co-hosted on New York Cine Radio a few weeks back. I had an opportunity to take the regular hosts, Tom Seymour and Dave Leute, through Ant-Man and the other newly ...

NY Cine Video: Recap of the Marvel film lineup

Friday, November 14th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, Lifestyle, New York Cine Radio, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

Last week I had the opportunity to co-host the New York Cine Radio podcast on the upcoming Phase 3 movies to be released by Marvel Studios. The team at NY Cine Radio asked me to fill in for one of ...

New Year Technology project: 2007 MacBook Pro Upgrade

Saturday, January 18th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, New Media, Tech Training, Technology | No Comments »

I am upgrading the standard hard drive in my 2007 17in MacBook Pro to a solid state drive (SSD). "Winona" has been showing her age in recently years and I wanted to spruce her up a little bit. And yes, ...

Don’t worry, baby girl. I got this!

Thursday, January 9th, 2014 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Lifestyle, Norway | No Comments »

I saw my girl off to the airport today as she heads to Norway for a few weeks to catch up with family and friends. We are gonna miss her. The upside, the kids and I are planning a series ...

Your Jedi Mind Tricks won’t work on me!

Sunday, December 29th, 2013 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Lifestyle | No Comments »

I got the Obi Wan Kenobi lightsaber for Christmas to finish out my Ultimate FX saber collection. Hasbro makes a Darth Vader, Anakin Skywalker, Luke Skywalker, Darth Maul. Qui-Gon Jinn, and a Obi Wan version. The problem is that I think my ...

I love Christmas!

Thursday, December 26th, 2013 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Doctor Who, Lifestyle | No Comments »

Ever since I was a little kid Christmas has been my favorite holiday by far. All of my family members have known this for years. I guess when all is said and done, I just love getting presents, and this ...

Here is to another 50 years

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Doctor Who | No Comments »

I was never really a fan of the Doctor Who series until the reboot of the franchise in 2005. Just like most of people born in the US, the show always had seemed entirely too "British" for me. You always ...

New York Cine Radio – The Halloween Podcast

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Gaming, New York Cine Radio | No Comments »

Tom Seymour and the rest of the guys over at New York Cine Radio asked me to Skype in for their Halloween podcast special and do a small comic book and nerd culture segment. It was a new idea that they ...

No more excuses

Monday, October 28th, 2013 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, IPS, Krav Maga, Martial Arts | No Comments »

The other day I was talking to my old martial arts instructor, Kyoshi Giles, and musing over the fact that only fellow martial artists seem to understand how getting together with close friends to punch, kick, and stab one another ...

Arkham Origins is gonna be sick!!!

Friday, October 25th, 2013 Posted in Batman, Entertainment, Gaming, Martial Arts, Technology | No Comments »

After months of waiting Batman: Arkham Origins dropped tonight. The new Arkham is the followup to the wildly popular Batman inspired video games Arkham Asylum and Arkham City. I just picked up my copy from GameStop. There was a surprisingly small line ...