Jim Ciscell
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Was Unbreakable Actually Die Hard 4?
May 28th, 2013 in Media > Movies

David Dunn is John McClane, we swear.

“But I’m a Quarterback!”
May 24th, 2013 in Sports > Football

Tebow isn’t the first, or the last QB to refuse to change positions.

Star Trek Into ‘A Brave New World’
May 24th, 2013 in Media > Books

Getting extra geeky about Star Trek.

AT&T Kids Commercial Evolves
May 23rd, 2013 in Humor > Pop Culture

Updating the popular commercials for a more adult audience.

The Other Side of Sergio Garcia’s Insult
May 23rd, 2013 in Sports > Golf

Some interesting context for Sergio’s comments.

Cleveland More Attractive Than Miami in 2014?
May 23rd, 2013 in Sports > Basketball

Could Lebron James conceivably return to the Cavaliers?

Ultron: ‘Avengers 2’ Villian?
May 22nd, 2013 in Media > Comics

Maybe Thanos won’t be the target of The Avengers’ attention in the next movie.

Chris Paul Should Come Full Circle
May 22nd, 2013 in Sports > Basketball

A return to Oklahoma City might be in Paul’s future.

Electronic Arts Takes Over ‘Star Wars’ Video Games
May 21st, 2013 in Gadgets > Games

A look at what could come from this new relationship.

Théoden’s Insult of Gandalf Explained
May 21st, 2013 in Media > Movies

‘Gandalf Stormcrow’ is apparently not the name of a heavy metal band.

The Sports Film You Should Be Looking Forward To
May 21st, 2013 in Sports > Football

Kevin Costner returns to sports in ‘Draft Day’

Triumph of the Tin-Foil-Hatted
May 20th, 2013 in Humor > News

Just because you are paranoid doesn’t mean that they aren’t out to get you.

Is Spock Trapped In A ‘Mirror Universe?’
May 20th, 2013 in Media > Movies

“Whatever our lives might have been, if the time continuum was disrupted, our destinies have changed.”

The NBA’s ‘Wal-Mart’ Business Model
May 20th, 2013 in Sports > Basketball

The NBA chooses not to compete with other major league sports.

Will the New Zod and Khan be Remembered?
May 17th, 2013 in Media > Movies

Villains with chest baring v-necks.

Is Mark Sanchez ‘The One?’
May 17th, 2013 in Sports > Football

Sanchez seems destined to start for the Jets, again.

The Bulls That Could Have Been
May 16th, 2013 in Sports > Basketball

After Jordan, the Chicago Bulls could have recovered much quicker.

Why You Would Never Mess With Ewoks
May 15th, 2013 in Media > Movies

Yub nub, eee chop yub nub!

Danny Ainge’s Other Master Plan
May 15th, 2013 in Sports > Basketball

Should Ainge try to get the band back together?

The ‘Seeking Asian Female’ Myth
May 9th, 2013 in Humor > Pop Culture

A look at the dark side of Yellow Fever.

Disney Reclaims Dark Marvel Characters
May 9th, 2013 in Media > Comics

Their back stories are certainly no worse than many Disney favorites.

Should Derrick Rose Get a Ring?
May 8th, 2013 in Sports > Basketball

…if the Bulls were to win the championship?

How Could People Not Know Who Forrest Gump Was?
May 7th, 2013 in Media > Movies

He lived an amazing life, and nobody knows who he is.

The Original ‘Memphis Grizzlies’
May 7th, 2013 in Sports > Football

Larry Csonka once played Football in Memphis, as a Grizzly.