Monthly Archives: November 2010

Irvin Kershner, director of Empire Strikes Back, passes away at 87

    Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back is my favorite movie of all time. I wasn’t born when it came out 30 years ago in 1980, but it still amazes me every time I watch it. So it … Continue reading

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The Stuff of Legend: Nevada Upsets Boise State

    I don’t know whether to call it tragic or poetic. 4th ranked Boise State was just upset by 19th ranked and WAC opponent Nevada in overtime. All of Boise States hopes of being the first team from a non automatic qualifying conference to appear … Continue reading

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Deep in the Heart of Texas on Thanksgiving

You know it’s Thanksgiving when the men in the house are watching football and the women are busy looking at coupons. That’s the scene I found myself  , November 25th. I’m in Weatherford, Texas, where my great-aunt and uncle live. … Continue reading

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Jimmie Johnson Wins Again: Good Luck Next Year NASCAR

     I’ve always been a defender of NASCAR to people who called it boring because of the continuous “left turns” or whatever other reason. But now I can’t help but join the ranks of people who can’t stand to watch … Continue reading

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The Other Side of the Coin: Hogs beat Mississippi State in OT

          A week after watching Arkansas State get robbed in over time against Western Kentucky, I was able to feel the other side of the emotional spectrum that comes with playing in overtime:relief. The 13th ranked Arkansas Razorbacks pulled out a 38-31 two … Continue reading

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Trailer Thoughts: Green Lantern

          We’ve finally gotten our first official look at what to expect from the summer 2011 movie season. Two days ago Warner Brothers released the official trailer for the DC Comic and Martin Campbell directed Green Lantern. This was the first time … Continue reading

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Cowboys Right Ship

The Dallas Cowboys finally played up to their potential Sunday afternoon, beating thier NFC Rival New York Giants and achieveing their second win of the season. Continue reading

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