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Atomic Blonde

Spy movies are always and adventure. Fast, physical and somewhat elegant. Atomic Blonde is the adventure of an MI6 agent sent to Berlin to retrieve the bodies of two murdered agents as a front for actually continuing their assignments to retrieve a damaging list of international double agents. The film is set in 1989 in […]

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Pickup & Delivery Service: WHAT!

So the Lincoln Motor Company has decided to introduce a new service called Lincoln Pickup & Delivery. Instead of explaining it, here’s what they posted on their website about this new “ownership experience:” An effortless door-to-door experience. We know your time is valuable. That’s why Lincoln makes moving through life seamless with our new pickup […]

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Baby Driver

I love to drive. I’ve been doing it since I was ten. I also love cars which is of course, convenient to the act of driving… So I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to see the movie Baby Driver. It’s about a young guy who is the getaway driver for a band of bank thieves… […]

Barano Restaurants


There’s a new restaurant in Brooklyn called Barano. For those of you familiar with Brooklyn, it’s in Williamsburg. Now that Williamsburg has become fashionable and trendy, there’s no end to the new adventures you can find there… Barano is one of them… Atmosphere: Barano is a medium-small restaurant. I’ve been to much smaller and certainly […]

Four Points Las Vegas Hotels

Four Points Las Vegas

I love Las Vegas! I even love saying I love Las Vegas! BUT, I do Vegas differently than most… I don’t stay in the big, casino hotels anymore unless I’m there on business and everything I need to do is in that hotel. Otherwise, I try to stay at hotels without casinos and visit every, […]



Tennis 2013

I’ve decided it makes more sense for me to combine my thoughts about Wimbledon and the U.S. Open into one post since my total viewing for both might equal one match in total time… Wimbledon men’s singles: I called it ...
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The NFL in the 21st Century

The NFL is imploding. It’s latest scandal: Racial discrimination, intimidation and hostile work environment. Parties in question: The Miami Dolphins and linemen Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito. Jonathan Martin is a rooki...
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Prime Time TV

The New Fall Prime Time Formula

It’s 2015 and I’ve noticed something about TV… it’s become even more temporary. To be more specific, it’s become victim to our disposable society. You will note, every Fall, the major networks introduce a roster o...
by Communicado Magazine



Credibility is King

Now that the candidates have been decided for the 2012 Presidential election, the talk has turned to more specifics. First thing I want to point out: Talk of the election turning on being a referendum vs. being a choice. Isn’...
by Communicado Magazine

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Brasserie Beck


Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
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