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.

Jon Voight: The secret sauce that makes Showtime’s ‘Ray Donovan’ a potent thrill

We weren’t supposed to like Mickey Donovan. When Jon Voight’s Donovan patriarch was introduced back in the first season, Liev Schreiber titular character, Ray Donovan, warned his family that letting … Continue reading Jon Voight: The secret sauce that makes Showtime’s ‘Ray Donovan’ a potent thrill

Travis Knight’s ‘Bumblebee’ erases all the bad ‘Transformers’ movies

Let the record state that after five movies, 12 hours, and 47 minutes of movies, we have finally received the first great Transformers films: Bumblebee. Welcome to a world where … Continue reading Travis Knight’s ‘Bumblebee’ erases all the bad ‘Transformers’ movies