Pop Culture Villains, Stand-Up Comedians, and Today

I saw Mission Impossible: Fallout last night. Honestly, I haven’t seen all of the MI movies. In fact, I think the last one I watched was at a slumber party when I was in the 7th grade (16? 17 years ago?), and that was it. At the time, I remember thinking, “Well, this is a nice break from the usual Freddie Prinze, Jr. movies we usually watch at these sleepovers,” but the plot quickly became obscured by chatter about Justin Timberlake (still a relevant reference), that thing Becky said, and puberty…or whatever 12-year old girls talk about. Read More…

The Jams That Got Me through 2017

2017 was a year of feeling good, for me. Just look at my Top Songs 2017 playlist on Spotify.

If you’re unfamiliar with what this is, Spotify puts together a personalized playlist at the end of the year full of your most played songs. Theoretically, it should be your ideal playlist. Everything on there is something you want to hear again and again, assuming you didn’t already burn yourself out on it. Read More…