Three Random Food Thoughts

Three Random Food Thoughts

I was shocked the first time I saw a supermarket with an olive bar. We’re not big olive consumers in our house. It once took us three years to use up a can of olive oil we brought home from Italy. When someone tells you the food you’ve just eaten tasted so...
Three Documentaries You Might Not Know

Three Documentaries You Might Not Know

If you’re looking for something to watch, here are three documentaries I’ve enjoyed recently and added to my Movies You Might Not Know list. “Hysterical” is a documentary about female comedians, from pioneers such as Jean Carroll, Phyllis...
Five Random Thoughts

Five Random Thoughts

I guess I won’t be making any more treks to the Tivoli, one of the oldest movie theaters in St. Louis, now that it has been sold to a church. The clergyman in charge of the operation says that in addition to religious services, the Tivoli will still show movies,...
Movie Review: “Voyagers”

Movie Review: “Voyagers”

The year is 2063 and humans have really screwed up Earth. So much so that we have to find another world to move to. Fortunately, scientists have discovered a new planet that seems to be as habitable as ours. The problem is that it will take 86 years to get there, even...
Movie Review: “Concrete Cowboy”

Movie Review: “Concrete Cowboy”

I’ve never been a fan of horseback riding or racing, both of which seem cruel to me. I’m willing to justify it in an old west setting, when there were no other means of transportation, but that era has long past. I’m especially revolted when I see...