Just your average ordinary Black Superhero

Old Apples don’t die, they multiply!

March 15th, 2016 Posted in New Media, NYU - ITP, Technology | No Comments »


I am throwing out my Apple 9600 Power PC. I am amazed that it still boots up after 17 years. This machine got me through my graduate school digital media program. When I bought it the system had a “huge” 9GB SCSI hard drive and 1.5GB of ram. At the time is was a beast. Now before I tossed it I was able to back it up with a small 8GB Flash drive over a first generation Read the rest of this entry »


Stately Wayne Manor!

March 13th, 2016 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Lifestyle, Martial Arts | No Comments »


The last few months have been an extremely stressful but yet amazing period. I seriously injured my leg training for a martial arts related documentary I am filming, had reconstructive surgery on my knee, watched in nervous anticipation as my daughter waited to receive college acceptance letters, and celebrated both my daughter’s 18th birthday and 23 years with my wife. However the most joyous and nerve racking experience of this time was closing on a new apartment.

Much to the annoyance of family and friends I have been referring to our new home as stately Wayne Manor!

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Civil War = Nerdgasm!

March 10th, 2016 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment | No Comments »

I laughed. I cried. I reconsidered my position on the existence of a higher power! And the eyes. Oh how I loved the eyes!


Batfleck looks good!

February 11th, 2016 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment | No Comments »

I am so happy right now! And I say that with my knee totally jacked up and elevated! This might be the cinematic Batman that fans have been hoping to see. The action and fight scenes seems off the charts. It looks like they have finally understood that the Batman needs to be the epitome of frightening, a true Dark Knight. Affleck may force me to eat my words, and I couldn’t be more pleased.


New York Cine Radio: Dawg Fight and the Wave

January 30th, 2016 Posted in Entertainment, Martial Arts, New York Cine Radio, Norway | No Comments »


This week the New York Cine gang and I talk about the documentary, Dawg Fight, which looks at the world of unsanctioned backyard boxing matches. We also discuss the Norwegian disaster movie, The Wave, and Read the rest of this entry »


New York Cine Radio: Creed and Hateful 8

January 26th, 2016 Posted in Entertainment, New York Cine Radio | No Comments »


The gang at New York Cine Radio is back with with a re-cap of their recent win at the Miami International Sci-Fi Film Festival. VHS Massacre took the prize for best documentary. We also discuss Leonardo DiCaprio’s Revenant, 13th Read the rest of this entry »


New York Cine Radio is a 2015 Top Ten!

January 16th, 2016 Posted in Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment, New York Cine Radio | No Comments »


The New York Cine Radio Podcast hit one of the top ten spots in the film and TV category for the second year in a row on Podbean! Thanks to all of our fans for listening! 2016 is going to be even better! If you haven’t heard the podcast before today, check it out. It is like NPR, but for film and pop culture geeks!



The new SPS website!

January 12th, 2016 Posted in CUNY - SPS, Future of Education, Online Education | No Comments »


The new website for the CUNY School of Professional Studies (SPS) is now available. I am very proud to be associated with this organization. The site sports a beautiful new design that highlights the amazing direction of the college.The marketing statement, “Education that works as hard as you do”, is a perfect description of SPS.

On a personal note, I have to admit that I love the new section dedicated to the Communication and Media program. I also need to remember to ask the marketing director for a high quality version of the headshot that was used on my bio page. It was the best photo of me I have seen in years.



Ben might prove me wrong

January 10th, 2016 Posted in Batman, Comics and Sci-Fi, Entertainment | No Comments »

Those that follow my blog should already know that I am a huge Batman fan and that I wasn’t happy at all with the choice of Ben Affleck to play him in the upcoming “Batman vs Superman” film. However the above preview makes me think that I might have been totally wrong at least as it pertains to Affleck. All I can say now is that I am totally gassed to see this movie.

And notice that I am now referring to him as Ben, and not Affleck or El Headmo. Still he has a really big head. Massive.


Happy Birthday Mom!

January 6th, 2016 Posted in Lifestyle | No Comments »


I had a great time hanging out with my mom on her birthday. I am still not sure why she insists on having White Castle every year. My stomach can’t deal with it anymore.