Monthly Archives: October 2002

Candy and Suckers

Have I ever told you about the time I missed Halloween? It was July and I was out of town for summer camp. A town resident had recently closed his gas station, and someone knew that he still had plenty … Continue reading

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Dream

Recent dreams have been keeping me up at night and I think the only way the dreams will end would be to take my site down. First, I had a dream that my students found my site and it caused … Continue reading

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Survivor by Chuck Palahniuk

What can I say, this is the third Palahniuk book I’ve read in the past two months. When the main character becomes a celebrity and spiritual leader, it made me think of Happiness (the book formerly known as Generica) by … Continue reading

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Do Make Say Think and Fly Pan Am

*Amigo’s Cantina, Saskatoon, SK* I have to admit that the show was not what I expected. I thought it would be pretty mellow experience. Pete and I sat at the only table still available. It was right in front of … Continue reading

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Insomnia

I’ve already seen the remake with Al Pacino, and Robin Williams, but I thought it might be good to see the original. It seems that the remake attempted to give Pacino’s character more of a motive for his actions and … Continue reading

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Requiem for a Dream

Requiem has been on my list of movies to watch for more than a year. I was told the cinematography was incredible, but the story was disturbing. Something you have to watch, but never watch again.

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Ask a stupid question…

To the person that asked my wife, “Are you one of those vegetarians that can’t just pick the meat out of the food?” Let me ask you, “If you find a hair, or a piece of a fingernail in your … Continue reading

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Sexy Beast

After watching the first fifteen minutes and not having a clue what the characters were trying to say, I adjusted to their accents and enjoyed the movie. I definitely enjoyed the characters more than the plot, but that’s okay sometimes. … Continue reading

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Mr Deeds (2002)

I needed to get the oil changed on the car, and thought I would go to the second run theater in the same mall while I waited. Sadly the selection was very limited. I had already seen The Road to … Continue reading

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Getting Lucky by Matt Cohen

This collection had some stories that kept me reading, others made me consider putting the book down. It’s been less than a week since I finished reading Getting Lucky, but I already remember very little. I know my memory is … Continue reading

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