Leonard Roberts Deserved Better: A Look At The Unfair Treatment of the ‘Heroes’ Actor

For a while I’ve wanted to do a series about actors that have had their careers impacted by unfair Hollywood treatment or public perception. There have been several people who I’ve considered writing about, but it wasn’t until reading about Leonard Robert’s mistreatment on the set of Heroes, that I knew where to start.  On… Continue reading Leonard Roberts Deserved Better: A Look At The Unfair Treatment of the ‘Heroes’ Actor

Why Isn’t”The Amazing Race” A Bigger Deal In Pop Culture?

So………. Anything going on in the news?     Yeah…. Well with quarantine/shelter in place affecting the lives of millions, online streaming has seen a major uptick in the past few months. Personally, whenever I have too much time on my hands, I usually like to watch some competitive reality TV.  For a couple reasons.… Continue reading Why Isn’t”The Amazing Race” A Bigger Deal In Pop Culture?

Ranking Survivor: Island of the Idols Contestants

This is an update to an ongoing series on this blog, titled “The Greatest Survivors: A Definitive Ranking,” which ranked every contestant on the hit survival reality show Survivor to make it past the mid-season merge. To view the previous entries in that series, click here. Well another season of Survivor wrapped up recently, and I decided… Continue reading Ranking Survivor: Island of the Idols Contestants

100 Best SNL Sketches of the Decade: #80-61

Hey everyone, hope you’re enjoying this list.  Just a reminder, some of these sketches can only be seen on NBC’s website where I couldn’t embed the link.  Just click on the name of the sketch, and you’ll be able to see it.  Please enjoy, and let me know which sketches you hope make the list!… Continue reading 100 Best SNL Sketches of the Decade: #80-61

100 Best SNL Sketches of the Decade: #100-81

On October 11, 1975, Saturday Night Live debuted on NBC, late night sketch comedy series with the gimmick that everything would be performed live. For the past 44 years, the show has continued to air, having a massive influence on US pop culture and US comedy in general.  And for nearly as long as  the… Continue reading 100 Best SNL Sketches of the Decade: #100-81

Comic Books Are For Adults – But Sometimes They Have Trouble Acting That Way

If you’ve been on any pop culture site in the past decade, you’ve no doubt encountered superhero related news.  And I’m sure if you scroll down enough in the comments you’d eventually find someone saying “Grow up, these are for kids”. I’m going to try not to be this guy. “Superheroes are for kids” is… Continue reading Comic Books Are For Adults – But Sometimes They Have Trouble Acting That Way