Monthly Archive: January 2011

Tim Dorsey at the Vero Beach Book Center… 1

Tim Dorsey at the Vero Beach Book Center…

This is a short blog post to brag about seeing Tim speak again in my zany little beach town. He swings by about once a year and I score another great book for my home library. Win/Win If you’ve never read one his books (featuring Serge A. Storms) AND you...

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Time Monster (3rd Doctor) 0

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Time Monster (3rd Doctor)

Tom Croom’s Doctor Who Adventures Thus Far: Planet of the Spiders (3rd Doctor) The Time Warrior (3rd Doctor) The Green Death (3rd Doctor) Carnival of Monsters (3rd Doctor) The Three Doctors (3rd Doctor) The Mutants (3rd Doctor) The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor) Terror of the Autons (3rd Doctor) Spearhead...

Flickr Friday: It’s not easy being green. 0

Flickr Friday: It’s not easy being green.

This little guy lives in the Miami Zoo. I occasionally update new photos (and old ones that I scan) on my Flickr account.  Each Friday I post one on my blog from my collection that I think is kind of snazzy. You can see the complete set this photo is...

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: Carnival of Monsters (3rd Doctor) 3

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: Carnival of Monsters (3rd Doctor)

The list keep growing! Planet of the Spiders (3rd Doctor) The Time Warrior (3rd Doctor) The Green Death (3rd Doctor) The Three Doctors (3rd Doctor) The Mutants (3rd Doctor) The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor) Terror of the Autons (3rd Doctor) Spearhead from Space (3rd Doctor) The Krotons (2nd Doctor)...

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Three Doctors (3rd Doctor) 5

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Three Doctors (3rd Doctor)

The List of Who what where I’ve seen: Planet of the Spiders (3rd Doctor) The Time Warrior (3rd Doctor) The Green Death (3rd Doctor) The Mutants (3rd Doctor) The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor) Terror of the Autons (3rd Doctor) Spearhead from Space (3rd Doctor) The Krotons (2nd Doctor) The...

Review: I Am America 1

Review: I Am America

I Am America by Stephen Colbert My rating: 4 of 5 stars I read some of this book and then I got smart and enjoyed it via audio book. Some written works become much more lively when the author (who is also a performer) shares his or her own words...

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Mutants (3rd Doctor) 2

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Mutants (3rd Doctor)

Wow… I’ve watched more of these that I thought (so far.) Here’s the list: Planet of the Spiders (3rd Doctor) The Time Warrior (3rd Doctor) The Green Death (3rd Doctor) The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor) Terror of the Autons (3rd Doctor) Spearhead from Space (3rd Doctor) The Krotons (2nd...

Flickr Friday: Neon Booze 0

Flickr Friday: Neon Booze

From our honeymoon cross country trip.  This is at some bar on Bourbon Street in New Orleans. I occasionally update new photos (and old ones that I scan) on my Flickr account.  In doing so, I get to revisit a lot of photos I’ve taken while travelling.  Each Friday, I...

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Green Death (3rd Doctor) 0

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Green Death (3rd Doctor)

Previously… Planet of the Spiders (3rd Doctor) The Time Warrior (3rd Doctor) The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor) Terror of the Autons (3rd Doctor) Spearhead from Space (3rd Doctor) The Krotons (2nd Doctor) The Aztecs (1st Doctor) Currently… Environmentalists! Giant maggots! Evil super computers! All that and the Doctor FINALLY...

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor) 4

Working Out with DOCTOR WHO: The Claws of Axos (3rd Doctor)

For those of you keeping track of what I’ve seen so far: Planet of the Spiders (3rd Doctor) The Time Warrior (3rd Doctor) Terror of the Autons (3rd Doctor) Spearhead from Space (3rd Doctor) The Krotons (2nd Doctor) The Aztecs (1st Doctor) Today it is very common to watch British...

Review: The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest 0

Review: The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Following with my Star Wars analogy in from my last review (of The Girl Who Played with Fire) – this book is a “Return of the Jedi.” It’s a great book that, if I...

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La Moon in Miami, Florida…

This crazy Man v. Food list is getting pretty long.  LOL Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami, Florida The Old Salty Dog in Sarasota, Florida Hot N Juicy Crawfish in Las Vegas, Nevada The NASCAR Cafe in Las Vegas, Nevada Shula’s Steak House in Miami, Florida Gladys Knight And Ron Winans’...

Weekend Wanderings: Bike Riding in Vero Beach, Florida 0

Weekend Wanderings: Bike Riding in Vero Beach, Florida

Let’s cut to the chase… shall we?  I have no purpose in posting this today except to show my non-Floridian readers the “tortured lives” we suffer down here.  I took this picture yesterday. While riding my bike. Near the beach. It was about 70 degrees outside. … Hey northern states...

…so regarding that new “The Green Hornet” movie [SPOILER]… 1

…so regarding that new “The Green Hornet” movie [SPOILER]…

During the film I thought it – and then about a whole second later, Shannon said it out loud. So they can receive a fax in the super cool Black Beauty Green Hornet-mobile, but they can’t upload an audio file from a USB drive?  Seriously?  They have to drive all...