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SMOKE BBQ--RESTAURANT REVIEW--FORT LAUDERDALE

Wednesday, May 04, 2016      0 comments

slideshow https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=ek4PlcYX-B8 I had read a couple reviews of this new restaurant in Fort Lauderdale with both being good and both really raving about the pastrami so we decided to give it a try. Asi... Read more

"ELVIS & NIXON"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Tuesday, May 03, 2016      1 comments

On December 21, 1970, President Richard Nixon met lvis Presley. The former for a photo-op, which has become the most requested photo from the Natio... Read more

MY 2016 APRIL RESUME IN PICTURES AND WORDS

Monday, May 02, 2016      0 comments

Weight is 192--next goal 186! A lot happened in April with some new and some old. Under the new was having the tip on my 4th finger on the r... Read more

"VIVA"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Saturday, April 30, 2016      1 comments

Full disclosure: I am a sucker for a father/son movie and though “Viva” has a formula screenplay by Mark O’Halloran the director, Paddy Breathnac... Read more

"MILES AHEAD"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Thursday, April 28, 2016      1 comments

“Miles Ahead” is an odd Hollywood bio of a Black jazz musician. It has all the clichés such as his being a heroin/coke addict, physically abusing hi... Read more

WINTER IN FORT LAUDERDALE--PART 2

Wednesday, April 27, 2016      2 comments

We had a few cold days—hey, a low of 48 and a high of 66 is COLD in South Florida—and then a few days later back to lows of high 60s and mid 70s.... Read more

WINTER IN FORT LAUDERDALE--PART 1

Monday, April 25, 2016      4 comments

The most often asked question of someone living in South Florida is, “Don’t you miss the 4 seasons?” and I can, emphatically, answer “NO!” Yes we... Read more

"A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Friday, April 22, 2016      1 comments

After seeing “A Hologram for the King” the word that stays in my mind is interesting, not an interesting movie but for some interesting visual scene... Read more

"DEMOLITION"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Thursday, April 21, 2016      1 comments

Sometimes even an excellent performance by an actor doesn’t make a movie which is what happens with “Demolition”. Jake Gyllenhaal is a strong, respe... Read more

BAMBOO ASIAN BISTRO--FORT LAUDERDALE--RESTAURANT REVIEW

Wednesday, April 20, 2016      0 comments

We had a groupon for Bamboo and decided to try it for lunch one day arriving at around 1 PM only to see the waiter? Owner? Manager? Chef? step outsi... Read more

WHEN/DOES LIFE EVER SLOW DOWN?

Monday, April 18, 2016      1 comments

Last week was a busy, tiring but good week. We went to see the touring stage production of “Cabaret”, a show that I hadn’t seen in 50 years, and the... Read more

"MR. RIGHT"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Saturday, April 16, 2016      2 comments

Sometimes, unfortunately, you go to a movie with expectations to be completely disappointed. Due to time and a doctor’s appointment we had a choice ... Read more

"EYE IN THE SKY"--A MOVIE REVIEW

Friday, April 15, 2016      1 comments

https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=PxpX8-efsZI “Eye in the Sky” is a different war movie than most theatre goers are used to seeing. Fr... Read more

"DIRTY DANCING"--A TOURING COMPANY REVIEW

Thursday, April 14, 2016      0 comments

(CHRISTOPHER TIERNEY & RACHEL BOONE PHOTO BY MATTHEW MURPHY) It took 2 hours and 21 minutes that included a first act lasting 1 hou... Read more

"CABARET"--REVIEW OF TOURING COMPANY

Wednesday, April 13, 2016      0 comments

The role of Sally Bowles in the musical “Cabaret” is a difficult one for actresses. To start off with she has to be a first rate performer to appear as... Read more


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