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Movie Review: ‘Bad Words’ Starring Jason Bateman, Rohan Chand, Kathryn Hahn

Posted: March 20, 2014 at 9:29 pm   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

If you’re easily offended by off-color jokes and foul language, Bad Words is not for you. But, if you like black comedy with an edge, Bad Words is a winner. Jason Bateman’s directorial debut is cynical, shrewd, and remarkably sweet. If the reaction of the audience is any indication, Bateman could have struck gold in […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw (3/3)

Posted: March 6, 2014 at 10:03 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

The WWE sure knows how to play the fans. Raw was live from Chicago this week. After weeks of wondering what would happen due to local boy and company star CM Punk leaving, Raw went off without a hitch, and without Punk. Much to the chagrin of the fans, Punk never showed. What made it […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw (2/24)

Posted: February 25, 2014 at 11:41 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

This week’s edition of Monday Night Raw was, in my mind, a pivotal episode for the WWE. Not only did the WWE deliver a solid show, they got fans excited for the granddaddy of them all, WrestleMania 30. Raw kicked off with The Immortal, and leathery looking, Hulk Hogan making his way to the ring. […]

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Eric Church’s “The Outsiders” Album Review

Posted: February 13, 2014 at 9:20 am   /   CD Reviews, Local, Music

Very seldom is there an album that comes out that truly gets me excited. I guess Pearl Jam’s recent album could count as one that I was stoked about, but that is about it. Enter Eric Church, country music’s modern day outlaw. He’s a man among boys in today’s world of country music. While Luke […]

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Why Did CM Punk Walk Out on the WWE?

Posted: January 31, 2014 at 6:03 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

One of the biggest stories in wrestling has been developing since the beginning of the week. CM Punk’s departure from WWE has been met with grumblings that it was in fact a work by the company to give heat to Punk’s upcoming WrestleMania match with Triple H. There are also many who believe that Punk’s […]

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Review: WWE Royal Rumble 2014, Batista Wins Shot at the Belt at WrestleMania XXX

Posted: January 28, 2014 at 8:07 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

The first WWE pay per view of the year was everything I thought it would be; fun, entertaining, predictable and controversial. The Royal Rumble started with a bang, in perhaps one of the best matches in the pay per view’s history. Daniel Bryan and Bray Wyatt put on a match filled with emotion and physicality, […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw (1/20)

Posted: January 22, 2014 at 10:12 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

Damn, this was a real letdown for wrestling fans. I waited all day for Monday Night Raw. I can’t remember the time I was so excited to see an episode of WWE wrestling. There were so many angles that had the potential to make Monday’s episode a great show, but ultimately, I would compare Raw […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw (1/13)

Posted: January 15, 2014 at 9:33 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television

This week’s edition of Monday Night Raw continued to build upon the upcoming Royal Rumble pay per view. The main storyline to get a lot of attention was the Daniel Bryan/Bray Wyatt story. While it appeared that Bryan had gone to the dark side and joined the buzzards, apparently things changed on Raw. After opening […]

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WWE Announces 24/7 Streaming Network with PPV and On Demand Content

Posted: January 9, 2014 at 1:05 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television, Wrestling

It’s a wrestling fan’s wet dream. The WWE announced last night at the Consumer and Electronics Show in Las Vegas that starting in February, fans will be able to purchase the WWE Network, a 24/7 network dedicated to wrestling of the present, past, and future. The channel will also feature some original programing like Legends […]

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Review: “Old School” WWE Monday Night Raw – (1/6)

Posted: January 7, 2014 at 1:52 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews, Wrestling

The first Monday Night Raw of 2014 was a start to what is hopefully a great year of wrestling. The theme for the first show of the year was “Old School,” which meant several former wrestling stars were scheduled to appear on the show. Wrestlers from the past such as Roddy Piper, Rikishi, Sgt. Slaughter, […]

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