Category Archives: Entertainment Reviews

A march and a movie

Friday was the annual March for Life, and throughout much of the morning, I followed a couple of different feeds reporting from the March, particularly the LCMS feed.  At lunch time, I was able to watch some of the speeches … Continue reading

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Real life doesn’t make real good movies

The last two movies I have seen are Sully and Deepwater Horizon.  Both are movies recounting recent events: one the landing of a passenger jet on the Hudson River, and the other the explosion of a BP oil well in … Continue reading

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Star Wars needs closure

Yesterday, the world awoke and logged into their favorite social media sites and were greeted with the trailer for the latest Star Wars movie – Rogue One. The movie will serve essentially as a prequel to Episode IV, which begins … Continue reading

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It all comes back to Sammy

During my first month as a student at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, I took the Myers Briggs Personality Test. I then spent the next 3½ years dealing with the results of that test in various forms. The constant assumption in … Continue reading

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Brackets of the cross

How does your NCAA bracket look? If it is anything like mine, it probably has a lot of x’s on it.  I watched quite a bit of college basketball this year, and yet, I underestimated the abilities of some teams.  … Continue reading

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Someone finally gets it.

If you haven’t seen the newest commercials for J-Date, you do not know what you are missing. The commercials, aimed to attract single Jewish men and women to a dating site, depict how hard it can be to find someone … Continue reading

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Saved by the Bell in Retrospect

Wednesday night, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon had a skit in which Jimmy interacted with members of the hit 1990’s sitcom Saved by the Bell. All day Thursday, my facebook feed was full of people sharing the video and … Continue reading

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