Category Archives: Media

  1. Misleading and clueless: Rivers and baseball

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    September 8, 2022 by jacklovelace

    Two new books I’m reading have me absolutely baffled over, in one case, a misleading title, and the other, a …
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  2. Emily the good criminal

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    August 15, 2022 by jacklovelace

    Aubrey Plaza is terrific as “Emily the Good Criminal”. The movie covers her attempt to make money and survive. Some …
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  3. Van Gogh website gets 5 ears

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    August 15, 2022 by jacklovelace

    I’m tough on websites. There are so many bad ones. Just today I shook my head over a restaurant where …
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  4. Bodies gets a big yes

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    August 13, 2022 by jacklovelace

    A big yes to Bodies Bodies Bodies. A deliciously wicked movie that cleverly skewers some very self involved people, and …
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  5. 102 mph and who cares?

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    August 11, 2022 by jacklovelace

    As we drown in statistics while trying to watch a baseball game, my least favorite may be how fast the …
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  6. Vengeance triumphs

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    August 1, 2022 by jacklovelace

    This is one of the best movies I’ve seen this year. I would rate it at the very top if …
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  7. Nope Nope Nope Nope

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    July 24, 2022 by jacklovelace

    I was curious to see the new Jordan Peele movie Nope. I thought his movie “Get Out” was really interesting, …
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  8. Unforgiven from start to finish

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    July 21, 2022 by jacklovelace

    I had read the description of “The Forgiven” and knew I would not be a fan. But at a Redbox …
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  9. Lawyers, death and money

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    July 16, 2022 by jacklovelace

    On those occasions where I surf commercial television I notice the vast majority of ads fall into two categories. Class …
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  10. Gru, Buzz and fun

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    July 5, 2022 by jacklovelace

    The Rise of Gru is a big hit, exceeding expectations. Buzz Lightyear did not. There is no mystery to this …
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