Category Archive: Entertainment

I Can Recommend: Alone on TV ✅

I Can Recommend: Alone on TV ✅

The recommendations below also appeared in my weekly newsletter: Ready for Rain, Issue #93 - This is About the Ham. Alone (Hulu) - We've watched six seasons of this show and look forward to more. It's a reality show where ten survivalists are dropped off in a remote,...

I Can Recommend: 2-8-21 ✅

I Can Recommend: 2-8-21 ✅

The recommendations below also appeared in my weekly newsletter: Ready for Rain, Issue #92 - Hibernating in the PNW The theme for this week's recommendations: school girl comedies and con artists. Derry Girls (Netflix) - A comedy about Catholic school teenagers in...

I Can Recommend: 2-2-21 ✅

I Can Recommend: 2-2-21 ✅

The recommendations below also appeared in my weekly newsletter: Ready for Rain, Issue #91 - Because It's Cool We've been re-watching movies from the not-so-distant past, so that's my focus this week. Lost in Translation (Amazon) - A top ten movie for me. Scarlett...

I Can Recommend: 1-26-21 ✅

I Can Recommend: 1-26-21 ✅

The recommendations below also appeared in my weekly newsletter: Ready for Rain, Issue #90 - What Does It Want To Be? Hotel Mumbai (Hulu) - A gripping and action-packed film that recounts the true story of terrorists who took over the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai...

You’ll Never Walk Alone

You’ll Never Walk Alone

I have watched English football for many years and often spend Saturday mornings with matches on in the background. I know many of the most popular players, but have never mustered enough interest to pick a team and become a true supporter. As an American with no...

Das Rad – On Geologic Time

Over the weekend a friend introduced me to the video below called Das Rad, which is a German term that means "The Wheel" in English. The film is known by the bland-but-accurate title "Rocks" in English versions. The artistry and the overall concept made a big...