Christmas in…April?(4/11/2014)-I have received no fewer than three emails this week advertising tickets for Holiday and Christmas shows. From Andrea Bocelli to kid-specific shows. I know that I often hear people complaining that “Christmas decorations and sales are starting earlier and earlier each year” but how how do you feel about getting promo emails to buy […]
Article on Peter Billingsley(3/7/2014)-Buzzfeed did a great article How “A Christmas Story” Kept Peter Billingsley Normal There is one item, however, tucked into an inconspicuous corner of his office, that makes plain Billingsley is something beyond a prosperous movie industry player. It’s a small lamp, with a tasseled shade, and, if you squint, you can make out the important […]
Be sure to drink your Ovaltine…A FRAUD!(2/28/2014)-I just read an article that profoundly affects the very fabric of Ralphie’s quest for the Little Orphan Annie secret decoder ring. As one of the major sub-plots of A Christmas Story, Ralphie agonizes as he waits for the decoder ring to arrive so he can solve the ultimate riddle…to drink milk with chocolate powder. I let […]
A Christmas Story Miracle – Flick an NBA Prospect?(2/20/2014)-He’s come a looooong way from having his tongue stuck to a flagpole in A Christmas Story. While Ralphie has gone on to become a top director & Scutt Farkas is known for anti-bullying, little ole’ Flick has lived in the shadows of his Cleveland elementary brethren. NO MORE! Flick found himself back out on a playground, […]
Real Life Flick(2/17/2014)-Seems that winter cabin fever can lead people to do the silliest things. Is this art imitating life? Or life imitating art? You decide as this real-life Flick, gets his tongue stuck to a flagpole…without the triple dog dare.