Fanboy Friday: The Hero of Consequence

For anyone who hasn’t seen Iron Man 3 yet, be warned – there will be spoilers.  Was Iron Man 3 the best superhero movie I’ve seen?  No.  In my opinion, it is the best Iron Man movie out of the three. Continue reading

Basketball Over Everything: Timmy D

Tim Duncan has been called many things over his 16 year career.  The Big Fundamental.  The best power forward ever.  The best player of his generation.  Boring.  Old.  My friend Francis has referred to him as the Ageless Wonder this season.  I’ve been following him since the Spurs won the lockout title in ’99, I’ve settled on calling him Timmy D. Continue reading

Best of Seven Series: Red Denim

Let’s talk about divisive issues – the kind where people fall fervently on either one side or the other.  And I really do mean fervently.  All over the world, people passionately advocate for their position on the topic.  Alliances are formed.  Relationships are tragically ripped apart.  People stop speaking.  Shins are kicked: cilantro, reproducing, moustaches, Barack Obama, purple grape flavoring, Les Miserable, hair management with premature baldness, the color mustard, mushrooms, Perez Hilton, wasabi – these important matters surround us in a gigantic bear hug of debate.  It’s basically our responsibility to hash these issues out, to shed light on such contentious discussions.  And so, as the socially conscientious people we are, we enlisted 5 brilliant people, who, with Irving and I, comprise a 7 person panel armed to tackle one of the deepest rooted, most dramatic, and highly profound debates there is: Red denim. Continue reading