…See It’s Our Destiny

  “You’re gonna see it’s our destiny. You’ve got a friend in me.” Randy Newman, “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” There will come a day when the Toy Story franchise goes too far, but it is not this day. Pixar has once again managed to defy the odds with a fourth sequel that isn’t…

…look for the good

On this, the first post-Golden Globe Flick Friday, a time I might traditionally talk about those forgotten by this year’s nominations, I find myself reflecting on a certain kind of optimism. Not the blind, everything will turn our alright kind, but the kind that always looks for the best in people. Let’s call it the Mary…

…Find Pooh Corner

This weekend’s release of “Christopher Robin,” has a lot of people talking about that beloved, silly, old bear, Winnie the Pooh. While the reviews have been mixed, there are more than a few It seems some may have been living under the misapprehension that the Hundred Acre Wood is an exclusively happy place. It is…

…Nose Best

Happy Red Nose Day! If you haven’t already, you can donate here. If you have no idea what Red Nose Day is, keep reading…and then you can donate here. This fundraiser to end childhood poverty has been going strong since 2015 in the US (and since 1988 in the UK).

…find life under the sea

The world record for number of imaginations crushed at one time was set this week as the U.S. National Ocean Service made an official statement regarding the existence of mermaids.  The aptly named NOS has now officially denied the existence of mermaids. Do you hear that?  Is it the ocean?  No, it’s the sound of…

…Let Them Eat Candy

 Well, it’s almost Halloween, which means costumes, candy and anti-candy protestors. Now I’m sure that for as long as Halloween and candy have gone together like…well Halloween and candy, there have been people against children receiving that much candy. I think every trick-or-treater has had at least one apple/raisins/pretzels stop on their route. Maybe this chorus of…