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New York Cine Podcast: The Decline of Cable TV

Friday, January 9th, 2015 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, New York Cine Radio, Tech Training | No Comments »

The latest New York Cine Radio Podcast is all about the films of Sir Liam Neeson. The gang and I discuss Neeson's  "A Walk Among the Tombstones" and a host of his other films. We also review the films and ...

Makin’ it Wayne!

Friday, December 26th, 2014 Posted in Batman, Lifestyle | No Comments »

Santa was very good to me this Christmas! I got a leather Batman jacket that I had wanted for a few years. The wife a kids had heard me talk about this jacket and decided it was time to hook ...

New York Cine Radio: Sony and the Star Wars trailer

Friday, December 5th, 2014 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, New Media, New York Cine Radio, Technology | No Comments »

Last night I schlepped over to Mama's Place Studio in Astoria, Queens and guest hosted the weekly New York Cine Podcast. My co-hosts, Tom Seymour and Dave Leute, discussed the recent hacking at Sony Pictures, the new Star Wars and ...

Super Power Beat Down: Batman vs Darth Vader

Friday, November 28th, 2014 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Digital Video | No Comments »

I am probably the world's biggest Batman fan so it shouldn't come as a surprise that I didn't agree with the outcome of the most recent Super Power Beat Down fan film pitting the Dark Knight against the Dark Lord ...

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 ...