A regular guy who feels a journalistic hunger to tell the news. I blog because its wired into my brain to write what I think in print. I offer an opinion. A solo tour here. Take regular stories and offer my spin on them. Sports, film, television, music, fatherhood, culture, food, and so on. Commentary on everything. A St. Louis native and Little Rock resident who wants to write just to keep the hands fresh and ready.

Director Brawl! Who wins a fight between Eastwood, Scorsese, and Ridley Scott?

I think Clint Eastwood could kick your ass. Mine as well. Call it assurance with history and perspective thrown in. A wonderful film critic by the name of Will tweeted … Continue reading Director Brawl! Who wins a fight between Eastwood, Scorsese, and Ridley Scott?

The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment, Episode #81: Overcoming a stutter, Frank’s hidden skill, and an update on movie theaters

Last week on The Large Morning Show in The Afternoon, I reviewed the new Bill Murray film, “On the Rocks.” Sofia Coppola’s easy to please drama-comedy hybrid was 90 minutes … Continue reading The Frank O. Pinion Entertainment Segment, Episode #81: Overcoming a stutter, Frank’s hidden skill, and an update on movie theaters

6 Worthy Conversations: Why the Cardinals need to do whatever it takes to keep Yadier Molina around

Five is a proud number. Ten is official. Six could be serious though. Hence the title of my latest chapter of rants. Six things that make me go boom inside. … Continue reading 6 Worthy Conversations: Why the Cardinals need to do whatever it takes to keep Yadier Molina around