Category Archives: Humor

…branch out

international_peace_day_logoToday as we all pause to say goodbye to summer, the world is taking a moment to consider peace for the International Day of Peace. It seems appropriate that we consider such things as the season changes, because, of course, change is what will be required.

I hope that if we’ve learned nothing else in the last year, it’s how detrimental online battles can be in the real world. So, in honor of the day, I thought I’d take a moment to promote peace online—literally. Read the rest of this entry

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…Space Out

With a new season of television comes a slew of new shows vying for your attention. It can be a bit overwhelming, especially when the shows start to look the same.

This year’s winners of the look-alike contest are without a doubt “Star Trek: Discovery” and “The Orville.” Both are set in space in the future, and both are certainly after the same audience.  Read the rest of this entry

…Channel Surf

Happy post-Emmys Monday! If you missed last night’s awards, here’s a brief review — “Game of Thrones” did not win.

If you don’t consider that an obvious statement, then you probably don’t follow the television scene that closely…congrats?

Seeing as it’s unofficially the beginning of the fall television season, and a Monday, I thought I’d do some TV-inspired Monday Motivation. Because what’s more inspiring than watching other people do thing while you sit on your couch? Read the rest of this entry

…Keep Guessing

There’s been a lot of talk about hacks recently, and (not surprisingly) most of it has been bad news. Yesterday, there was a bit of a bright spot.

No, unfortunately Equifax hasn’t obtained some level of competency. But HBO has come up with a rather ingenious way of stymieing hackers looking to swipe the finale of hit series “Game of Thrones.”

What’s their plan to foil would-be thieves?  Read the rest of this entry

…channel greatness

Emmy-AwardsThis Sunday the best of the best in American television will gather for the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. That means you have mere days to binge all of the shows you’ve been “meaning to watch.”

It’s crunch time and at this point, you’re going to have to really commit. So, this final What to Watch Wednesday ahead of this year’s honors, I thought I’d pull together the still attainable (some might require a few sick days) binge views of the 2017 Emmy Awards. You’re welcome and enjoy. Read the rest of this entry