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Monthly Archive: October, 2013

Halloween Feature: The Scariest Episodes of “Doctor Who”

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If you have impeccable taste in British television, like some of us here at Snippets, then you are likely a firm believer in the excellence of Doctor Who. For those of you who aren’t familiar, Doctor Who… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog”

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 Tired of the typical superhero film? Try something musically villainous. Dr. Horrible (Neil Patrick Harris) is just your average villain with dreams of making it to the big leagues. He chronicles his trials and… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “Snuff Box”

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Are you looking for something weird? Really weird? Matt Berry, a hangman, and Rich Fulcher, his assistant, are under the employ of the King of England. When these foul-mouthed men are not busy… Continue reading

Horror Comics, Not Just for Halloween Anymore

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Halloween is great. If it was still socially acceptable for me to trick-or-treat, I would. It’s also a time of year when most media gets a little spooOOooOokier for the season. Well some… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “How To Grow a Band”

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Thinking of starting a band? Here’s how. How to Grow A Band is the documentary that chronicles the rise of the band Punch Brothers and their frontman, Chris Thile. In 2006, Thile, already a… Continue reading

Gary Oak’s Pokemon Training Tips: How to Be the Very Best Like No One Ever Was

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Gary Oak here. So you want to be the very best like no one ever was? Well, shut the hell up and listen because rather than that “you teaching me and me teaching you” BS, you are just going to have to keep quiet and listen if you want to hear what makes every Pokemon Champion effing awesome and how they got there. Because it’s all ultimately very simple. Here are the rules to follow.

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “God Bless America”

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Are you fed up with reality television and the cult of celebrity that surrounds its “stars?” It’s time for someone to do something about that. Frank Murdoch (Joel Murray) is that someone. Frank… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “Atlas Shrugged: Parts 1 & 2”

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                                                        Who is John Galt? Watch… Continue reading

Halloween 2013 Netflix Recommendations

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It’s that time of year again: fangirls are guzzling their pumpkin spice chai in their leggings and North Face jacket. Overnight, the leaves of New England have shifted from their lustrous green to… Continue reading

Fall TV Preview Part 2: What’s New on ABC & NBC

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Every season new shows premiere and are met with mixed reviews. It’s always a pain to sift through them all and figure out what’s worthwhile.  I’m here to save you the hassle by… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “The Inbetweeners” and “The Inbetweeners Movie”

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Did you have an awkward or difficult time in high school? Whatever your answer, you’re wrong. Will McKenzie (Simon Bird) is your stereotypical British, teenage loser. Following his parents divorce, he transfers to… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “A Bag of Hammers”

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When is it time to start growing up? When you have children, I guess. Alan (Jake Sandvig) and Ben (Jason Ritter) are two childish car thieves who refuse to grow up despite the… Continue reading

Fall TV Preview: What’s New on FOX & CBS

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Every season new shows premiere and are met with mixed reviews. It’s always a pain to sift through them all and figure out what’s worthwhile.  I’m here to save you the hassle by… Continue reading