I grew up with Muscovy ducks. They are a nuisance. She may as well have rescued 10,000 raccoons or 10,000 squirrels. Not to sound cruel but with as much threatened land and endangered species that we do have in Florida, she isn't exactly doing heroes work by saving these things. » 11/20/14 10:19am Thursday 10:19am

This bullshit is pretty common in the industry especially with TV people. They think pretty much everybody is dying to get on TV. America's got talent calls me at least once or twice a year. Not because I'm a big shot, but because they are trawling for whoever they can find. They're like "you get a free trip to LA."… » 11/18/14 12:46pm Tuesday 12:46pm

Pullman fans: which book should I read next?

I am currently crushing my way through His Dark Materials. I'm not usually a rereader, but goddamn I had forgotten how good this series is. Is there anything else you guys would recommend by Pullman? I've been really disappointed by the last several books I've picked up and would like to read something else that is… » 11/17/14 12:16pm Monday 12:16pm

Anyone else bummed The Golden Compass movie didn't do better?

I've recently starting rereading the Golden Compass as a pallet cleanse after slogging my way through a terrible fantasy novel and it got me thinking about the movie. It wasn't perfect, but I enjoyed. I really liked the casting, the way the characters were portrayed and the visuals really fit with what I had in my… » 11/14/14 7:12pm 11/14/14 7:12pm