Month: February 2013

Psycho Film Review + Bates Motel TV Show

Posted February 28, 2013 by shooting in Uncategorized / 11 Comments

Psycho Movie Review  by Lauren I own none of these images IMDB Summary: A thirty-something secretary steals $40,000 from her employer’s client, and subsequently encounters a young motel proprietor too long under the domination of his mother. Review: This won’t be a long review for two reason. 1. I feel like a lot of people […]

Waiting on Wednesday (11)

Posted February 27, 2013 by alicia in Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases people are excited for. Title: The 5th Wave Author: Rick Yancey Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Format: Hardcover, 480 pages Release Date: May 7, 2013 Summary: The Passage meets Ender’s Game in an epic new series from award-winning author […]

Waterland by Graham Swift

Posted February 25, 2013 by shooting in Uncategorized / 10 Comments

Waterland by Graham Swift Review by Lauren Copy- I bought this Official Summary: Set in the bleak Fen Country of East Anglia, and spanning some 240 years in the lives of its haunted narrator and his ancestors, Waterland is a book that takes in eels and incest, ale-making and madness, the heartless sweep of history […]

DVD Review: Hitchcock’s Rope

Posted February 23, 2013 by shooting in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Alfred Hitchcock’s Rope Review by Lauren IMDB Summary: Two young men strangle their “inferior” classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the “perfection” of their crime. Review: Another Hitchcock film starring James Stewart (Rear Window) and Farley Granger (Strangers on […]

The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

Posted February 22, 2013 by alicia in Uncategorized / 5 Comments

The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken Publisher: Hyperion Books for Children Age Group: YA My Copy: ARC Source: ALA Format: Hardcover, 496 pages Release Date: December 18, 2012—out now — Review by: Alicia — Summary: When Ruby woke up on her tenth birthday, something about her had changed. Something alarming enough to make her parents […]

Waiting on Wednesday (10)

Posted February 20, 2013 by alicia in Uncategorized / 7 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming releases people are excited for. Title: Dark Triumph Author: Robin LaFevers Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Format: Hardcover, 400 pages Release Date: April 2, 2013 Summary: Sybella arrives at the convent’s doorstep half mad with grief and […]

A Look Back at the Classic TV Show M*A*S*H

Posted February 16, 2013 by shooting in Uncategorized / 12 Comments

source     A Look Back at the Classic TV Show M*A*S*H When looking back on the history of American comedies, there few that have truly stood the test of time.  Comedies such as I Love Lucy and The Beverly Hillbillies are a couple that would make that list.  However, no comedy in American history […]

Tim Curry Loves Psych

Posted February 16, 2013 by shooting in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

“Take on me…take me home…” Psych Slumber Party is well underway. First episode down (Last Night Gus) and now it’s time for…American Duos! This is one of my favorite Psych episodes. Singing Shawn and Gus? What else do you need? (Yes, the gif above is from the episode…though I did not make it).   My […]

Wait for Ittt…

Posted February 16, 2013 by shooting in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Real. Fake. I’ve Heard It Both Ways. Psych Season 7 begins Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 on USA Network.   Here I am, blogging away during the Psych Slumber Party! I’m rocking the lovely PJ’s I was sent, as well as the fun pillow. You see how the Psych pineapple includes a crescent moon in the […]