Why I Will Never Lose Interest in Going Out to the Movies

Movie TheaterI overheard a conversation at work the other day. A customer was paying at the front register, and he was discussing with the cashier the high expense of going to the movie theater. They both agreed it was almost preferable to stay at home these days. I understand. Movies can be cost prohibitive. I do think there can be cheap options if you shop around and go to a less expensive theater, but films aren’t a cheap summer afternoon event anymore. I also enjoy watching DVDs in the comfort of my own living room and look forward to doing so many more times in the future (especially when my dream man cave – with a Tardis entrance and an inside packed with film, television, and comic book goodies – is completed).
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Presidents and the Books Written About Them

His Excellency: George WashingtonA couple months ago, I hatched what I think is a pretty cool idea. I’ve always been interested in U.S. history, fitting since I am an American, with the U.S. presidents particularly catching my attention. I’m always keen to learn more about them, and one night, I thought, “Wouldn’t it be fun to read a book about each president.” I discussed the idea with my fiancee, and she was all for it. I want to share that experience with you, kind reader. Continue reading