Did you know suicide is second leading cause of death for Americans age 10-24? Did you know there is something you can do about that? While the American Foundation for … Continue reading ‘Project Wake Up’ takes a passionate swing at the mental health stigma
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.
“Friends are the family you choose.” Carl’s (Bruce Dern) advice to young Zak (Zack Gottsagen) create the foundation that Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz’s superb new film, The Peanut Butter … Continue reading Why ‘The Peanut Butter Falcon’ is the best movie I’ve seen this year
My son drives me nuts sometimes. If you are a parent of a child over the age of four, you are lying if the above statement isn’t partially true. Come … Continue reading Why parenthood is the toughest yet most rewarding job on Earth
Jennifer Kent doesn’t pull a single punch here.
This is the show for the people who hate superhero movies and shows
My phone battery was low, but thankfully all I needed was two eyes to see what was in right front of me: the 9/11 Memorial and Museum along with the … Continue reading The 9/11 Memorial Experience: Come on down, but prepare yourself for tears
Nice guys and hard workers do finish last…
There are a few weekends during the year when no major releases come out. A couple of times, you won’t even find independent film releases. The weekend before Labor Day … Continue reading The Frank O. Pinion Radio Movie Dose: Favorite football movies discussion
“What drugs do the body is like what a fire does to a building.” David Crosby, two time Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame inductee and a relentless survivor, could … Continue reading ‘David Crosby: Remember My Name’ is the best documentary I’ve seen this year
“I treat everyone the same: bad.” Kevin Bacon’s Jackie Rohr is the lovely brand of despicable anti-hero that television viewers become addicted to. A corrupt yet revered FBI agent who … Continue reading Why ‘City on a Hill’ should be the next show you binge
Mel (Marc Maron) doesn’t like to beat around the bush. The 53-year-old owner of a pawn shop in Birmingham, Alabama, Mel shoots customers straight, seemingly craving human interaction yet not … Continue reading ‘Sword of Trust’ features Marc Maron at his best
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