Seven days left, all, until our Festivus commences. Are you ready? I know I sure am--it's gonna be fun. Thanks to everyone who's joined our growing list of contributors! As usual, if anyone would like to join us, feel free to leave a comment here or on the announcement post, which can be found here. … Continue reading One Week Until the Fake Teenager Festivus
One Month Until the Fake Teenager Festivus
Thirty days and counting, all and then we do this Festivus thing of ours. Thirty days until we pay tribute to teenagers and the adults who play them on the screen. Thanks tons to everyone who have signed up so far! You all are awesome and I really appreciate having you on board! And if … Continue reading One Month Until the Fake Teenager Festivus
Announcing the Fake Teenager Festivus!
We all know teenagers are rarely cast as characters their age, and, as some have noted, teen-oriented shows have become even more prevalent lately. There are a lot of reasons for Hollywood's chronological smudge tactics. Teenagers, at least those under eighteen, can't put in as many hours a day, they may be growing or have … Continue reading Announcing the Fake Teenager Festivus!
Broadway Bound 2022: Wrapup
We have come to the end of the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon, guys (Find almost all the reviews here). I hope you've all had fun, and thanks muchly to everyone who's participated! And as usual, if anyone has any late entries, please feel free to send them to me and I'll post them here. Speaking … Continue reading Broadway Bound 2022: Wrapup
The Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon Has Arrived
Friends, here we are for our fifth trip down the Great White Way, and I have mixed feelings because we missed the Tonys this year. Yeah. I've been laboring under the impression that the Tonys were going to stay in September for the time being, but in March the Broadway League and the American Theater … Continue reading The Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon Has Arrived
My Tolkien Blog Party Tag Answers
We've been talking about Tolkien a lot lately on Taking Up Room and Taking Up More Room, which I'm completely good with, even though the latest buzz centers around the abhorrent new Rings of Power series (read my Substack review here). Groan. Anyway, since I don't want to repeat myself, I thought I would jump … Continue reading My Tolkien Blog Party Tag Answers
One Week Until the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon
It's coming up quick, guys. The cast has been off book for months, everything is set, and dress rehearsal will come and go. Are you all ready for the curtain to rise on our little production? Seriously, thanks as always to everyone who's signed up so far--you all are awesome! And if any of you … Continue reading One Week Until the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon
One Month Until the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon
We've got a month to go, guys. One month until we head back to Broadway. Are you excited? I sure am, and it's cool to see the way my wonderful participants have gotten into our little theme this year. Everyone's enthusiasm is very much appreciated--you all are awesome! If any of you equally awesome people … Continue reading One Month Until the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon
Announcing the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon!
Can you believe the Broadway Bound Blogathon is turning FIVE? Oh my word. That's kind of amazing. A lot of people have been asking me when we're going down the Great White Way again and here's our chance. However, this year our jaunt is happening in September because those wacky folks at the Tony committee … Continue reading Announcing the Fifth Broadway Bound Blogathon!
Aviation In Film: Wrapup
We're back on the tarmac, guys, Can you believe it? Thanks so much to everyone who contributed--you really made this an awesome event! I hope everyone's had a great weekend and enjoyed all our wonderful posts. I know I am. If anyone is just joining us, here are Days One, Two, and Three. And if … Continue reading Aviation In Film: Wrapup
Aviation In Film: Day Three
We've come to Day Three of our Aviation In Film Blogathon, and I hope you're all ready for yet another day of terrific posts. Day One can be found here and Day Two here. Little side note: I'm away from my laptop for most of today, so I'll be adding your articles from my Android … Continue reading Aviation In Film: Day Three
Aviation In Film: Day Two
We're back on the tarmac with another round of great entries, all, and here's Day One if anyone missed it. Let's go... Le from Crítica Retrô has a very intriguing article for us about Brazilian aviation pioneer Santos Dumont and his adventures in cinema. Emily from The Flapper Dame brings us her thoughts on the 1953 John Wayne film, Island … Continue reading Aviation In Film: Day Two
The Aviation In Film Blogathon Has Arrived
It's here, guys. Prepare for takeoff... And yes, I'm going to get in as many aviation puns as I can because how often do any of us get such a perfect chance? Anyway, here we go with all our great Day One posts... Gill from Realweegiemidget Reviews kicks things off with 1979's Hanover Street, starring a very … Continue reading The Aviation In Film Blogathon Has Arrived
One Week Until the Aviation In Film Blogathon
One week to go, people. I've said it before and I'll say it again: Time flies. See what I did there? Again? Also again, thanks lots to everyone who has signed up, and if anyone would like to join us, feel free! Find all the details here. Can't believe we only have one week till … Continue reading One Week Until the Aviation In Film Blogathon
One Month Until the Aviation In Film Blogathon
We already have thirty days to go. Wow. I feel like I just announced this thing, guys. Time flies and all that stuff. Yes, pun intended. 🙂 And wow, your enthusiasm is awesome. We already have a great variety of films, genres and eras in our roster, which I'm looking forward to reading during our … Continue reading One Month Until the Aviation In Film Blogathon
Announcing the Aviation In Film Blogathon!
OK, I know at least some of you are no doubt wondering where my usual announcement for the Broadway Bound Blogathon is, and be assured that it's coming, just not yet. As you may have heard, those wacky folks on the Great White Way decided to move the Tonys to September(!), so we'll be going … Continue reading Announcing the Aviation In Film Blogathon!
So Bad It’s Good 2022: Wrapup
We have come to the end of yet another So Bad It's Good Blogathon. I'm enjoying working through all your posts, not to mention a backlog of comments and tweets, and hope to finish in the next few days, preferably sooner. I don't know why, but I always get that bit from The Mickey Mouse … Continue reading So Bad It’s Good 2022: Wrapup