COVID Bliss: being muted mid-sentence by the client on a packed all partners conference call because your 4-year old is in the background barking like a dog.
After 6 of the longest work weeks I’ve had in years, I’m in the mood to run a marathon … if marathons involved pillows, heavy blankets and that one perfect spot on the sofa.
Yeah, I need more of those kinds of marathons in my life.
Stanley Kubrick would likely appreciate George Clooney’s The Midnight Sky for its representation of the vastness of space, the deafening silence of loneliness and the raw instinct to survive when there is no one else to turn to.Continue reading The Midnight Sky (Netflix)
Exquisitely awful, yet deliciously tacky. Future Folk is the the lowest budget silly movie you’ll ever love disliking, featuring banjo and guitar duets sung by space aliens in plastic bucket helmets while they try to save their home planet and Earth… for love.
Looking past the polish of exceptional music, animation and story telling, you’ll find a fresh perspective in Soul. It’s not an action packed riveting adventure that the younger audience will flock to. It is, however, a heart warming reminder to us “bigger kids” embrace the moment. I particularly love how Soul solidifies ethereal concepts about our mortality, all without the weight of doom or judgment, unburdened by any ideological constraints. And the jazz is legit.
Kid: Dad, why is it always windy for Mariah Carey?
Me: They put her in storage after Christmas and that’s how they blow the dust off of her.
The only upside of another lockdown is getting a new season of the Governor Cuomo show.
Today is Friday the 13th. We had one of those already this year. Remember? It was March 13. That was the day we discovered the world was just going to close up for a few weeks until this whole COVID thing blows over.
Know what today means? Jack shit. It’s Friday in 2020. We’re either going to get eaten by burning slug snot disease or we’re going to sit at home and watch Netflix.
Store-bought flour tortillas do not mold if left in the fridge.
Please, anyone, prove me wrong because I don’t want to be right.
Did you ever notice the ‘droids in Star Wars had complex AI-driven personalities but the ships did not? I mean, they could have, but didn’t.
Perhaps Amazon’s Alexa in my car isn’t such a good idea after all.