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Christmas Classics 3: White Christmas

My dad usually isn’t a fan of musicals. In fact, he rarely listens to music at all. Yet every year, he watches this 1954 Christmas musical to get in the mood for the holidays. That alone has made me curious … Continue reading

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Christmas Classics 2 – It’s A Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life is often considered among the most beloved American movies in history. It’s based on a short story called The Greatest Gift, written by Philip Van Doren Stern. The movie first released in 1946, 3 years after … Continue reading

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Christmas Classics 1: Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (1951)

When talking about classic Christmas tales, most people at some point bring up Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. This classic novella first released in 1843, and it’s quite possibly the most adapted story in the last 200 years. The different … Continue reading

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Adventures in Home Ownership – 6 months in

6 months ago to the day, I moved into my house. For almost 32 years before that, I lived in my parents’ house, which is fine. Living there made it much easier to save up money for a house. There … Continue reading

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Disney Associated Movies 9 – The Nightmare Before Christmas

This is probably the only movie I’ve heard of that successfully celebrates two holidays at once. It manages to capture a touch of horror movies to tie into Halloween, while also celebrating Christmas. Although Disney Animation Studios had their hand … Continue reading

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MCU Movies 7 – Iron Man 3

Pretty much exactly one year after Avengers released, Iron Man released his second sequel, and Marvel’s second billion dollar movie. In fact, two movies released in 2013 earned over $1 billion, and Disney was behind both of them (Frozen earning … Continue reading

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Comics of December 26, 2018

I hope everyone had a great Christmas. Mine was great. We had a big party with the extended family – I’ve got a big family on my mom’s side and everyone gets along, even if my one cousin’s kids are … Continue reading

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