I read J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Hobbit" as a junior in high school, and then read the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy in my senior year. I based my English Lit final on the trilogy and received a 105 on my "Good vs Evil" paper. My friends and I used to name our cars (Sting) and our pets...after the characters in both books. I always wanted to name my future dog "Frodo", but she is so NOT a "Frodo". So we named her "Addie" after the tune, "Atomic Dog".
I am a Tolkien geek and look forward to the release of the next Hobbit saga; "The Desolation of Smaug" with Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Richard Armitage and Benedict Cumberbatch to name a few. Director Peter Jackson added Legolas(don't remember him in the Hobbit) and a new character, Tauriel, to the latest movie, and I do not even ...
National Geographic photos never cease to amaze me. We used to have a library of issues in my house growing up, thanks to Grqandma and Grandpa, so I have seen many of these photos in my lifetime. Here are the latest awesome pictures from the 2013 National Geographic photo contest.
This season's Dancing With The Stars may be one of the most emotional of them all...no not because Snooki is now a doting mom. Prediction: actress Valerie Harper will go far because America will be rooting for her to win, and to win her fight against brain cancer. Here's hoping she can do both. What a story!
John Mayer and Katy Perry seem to be getting serious, especially after hearing their collaboration together on a song called, "Who You Love"! It's from John's upcoming CD, "Paradise Valley" out in a couple of weeks. He'll also be at Nikon at Jones Beach on the 28th.
Check out the tune and let me know if you think this thing's fo realz!