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Snippets Podcast: Corey and Liam Tackle “Godzilla”

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Corey and Liam carved out some time recently to chat over all the best aspects of the smashing box office success by Gareth Edwards: Godzilla. If you’d like to, take a look at… Continue reading

Podcast: Liam and Corey Discuss the “Interstellar” Trailer

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Mankind was born on Earth. It was never meant to die here. Here at Snippets, we are huge fans of Christopher Nolan’s work — especially Liam. The Prestige, Inception, and especially the Batman Trilogy.… Continue reading

“Muppets Most…” Disappointing

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There was a time I never thought I’d utter “Muppet” and “disappointment” in the same sentence. I’m remiss to say that day has finally come. Since last Saturday, I’ve been mired in a… Continue reading

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” Podcast Roundtable Discussion

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Tim Combatti, Liam McCartney, and Corey Plante had a roundtable discussion on the latest movie installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Listen to their recorded podcast below! **SPOILER WARNING**… Continue reading

“Powerpuff Girls: Power Pantsed” Review

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The city of Townsville! …is very much intact. For now. Monday night’s Powerpuff Girls special on Cartoon Network was, for many of us, an emotional throwback to the show’s heyday. While the original… Continue reading

8 Reasons “Cheers” Should Be Your Next Netflix Commitment

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During and since its eleven-year run from 1982-1993, Cheers has been touted as an exemplum of sitcom excellence. And frankly, up until a few weeks ago, I was getting pretty tired of hearing about… Continue reading

Snippets Winter Beer Guide 2013

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The idea of a Snippets Winter Beer Guide was conceived a few weeks ago, somewhere in the course of our gang’s (can we be a gang?) usual stimulating, Salon-like conversation. I can’t pinpoint… Continue reading

Cath’s Christmas Playlist of Champions (Part Two)

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It’s December 16. Tell me: Are you positively BURSTING with Christmas cheer? As the holiday draws nearer, there may be the few among us who tire of Christmas music. But we, the stalwarts,… Continue reading

MUSIC REVIEW: bc likes you! – The Doctor Who EP

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bc likes you!, the solo pop/Chiptune project of Rochester-based Robert Mostyn, has released the Doctor Who EP of your dreams (if your dreams are anything like mine, that is). The three-track Doctor Who EP is an… Continue reading

“Three Ghosts” – Arrow Midseason Finale Recap

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In what I might say is the best episode of the series (for now) I am extremely excited to see what comes next. How will Slade confront Oliver? Will we see Barry Allen again (as the Flash maybe)? What’s next for Oliver as he renews his faith in his purpose?

Remembering John Lennon: 22 Songs, 33 Years On

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“I’m not afraid of dying…I think it’s just getting out of one car and getting into another.” John Lennon delivered the above statement in a May 8, 1969 interview with David Wigg on the BBC Radio-One program “Scene… Continue reading

Cath’s Christmas Playlist of Champions (Part 1)

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Have I ever told you that I love Christmas? I LOVE CHRISTMAS. It is all of the most magical things crammed into one glowy season that helps you forget about all the crud… Continue reading

10 Christmas Movies to Watch on Netflix

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This holiday season, cozy up with your friends and family in front of the television and check out our recommendations for movies to watch that are streaming on Netflix this holiday season. Troy’s… Continue reading

More Reactions to “The Day of the Doctor”

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Warning: Doctor Who “The Day of the Doctor” episode spoilers below! (You know what River says.) I was a little worried about all the fanfare surrounding last Saturday’s Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special.… Continue reading

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

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

Corey and Liam Debate the Ending to “Bioshock Infinite”

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Corey has already written a reactionary piece, ending explanation, and secrets revealed piece all about to hit game Bioshock Infinite, in which the drunken, wayward hero has to rescue a girl from a… Continue reading

14 Movies From 2013 You Need To Watch

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Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
With Blue Jasmine earning Woody Allen some his best reviews in years (and at least one critic calling it his best movie ever), I began to reflect on…

The Pixar Theory

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Interesting theory on the Pixar universe! What do you guys think? Jon Negroni Every Pixar movie is connected. I explain how, and possibly why. Before we go further, I should let you know… Continue reading

Snippets April 2013 Spotify Playlist

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Snippets April 2013 Spotify Playlist Take a look at what we’ve been listening to for the past month!