Odd Moments During the 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony

Full disclosure – the electricity went out at my house about an hour into the televised ceremony and stayed off for two solid hours.  No matter.  I witnessed plenty of oddness in my truncated viewing of the event. Men in top hats danced while the Industrial Revolution happened – I wasn’t around at that time…

An Exercise in Contradiction

On my way to the grocery store today, I was amazed at the sheer number of people out walking.   I found myself admiring these fitness fanatics and felt inspired to hit the gym later in the day.  Admiration for my fellow humans went completely out the window while I pushed my full shopping cart to…

Magic Mike, A Girls’ Night Out Experience

After watching Magic Mike with my best gal pals, one asked what I thought of the movie.  My response?  It was exactly everything I thought it would be.  I was expecting an over-the-top, campy, ass-flashing, plotless experience, and I wasn’t disappointed. If you must look for a plot, Mike is a 30-ish stripper who fancies…