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“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

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” Review

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What do you do when everything you know, everything you believe in, starts to crumble? That’s what Captain America: The Winter Soldier addresses. It blurs the lines drawn by good and evil to a… Continue reading

Snippets Spotify Playlist — April 2014

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What are we listening to this month of April? Follow the below playlist on Spotify for updates all month long!

Wish-Fulfillments Dashed: The One Positive Reaction to the Finale of “How I Met Your Mother”

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I’ve had an idea in mind that’s been churning for quite some time now, one that’s really come to light with all of the fiery reactions to the How I Met Your Mother… Continue reading

“Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor” Trailer Reveal

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Pretty cool, eh? Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is a multi-platform, open-world action-adventure video game set in the beloved realm of Middle-earth, better known as the land of Hobbits and other creatures in The… Continue reading

Psych: A Retrospective (10 Reasons to Watch)

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Psych had its final show last week. After 8 seasons, 119 episodes, 1 musical, and a ton of laughs… Psych has ended. Psych is an hour long comedy about Shawn a fake psychic detective,… Continue reading

Fast Food Feature: The Subway Fritos Chicken Enchilada Melt

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I bet there’s some genius over at Frito-Lay behind all this fast food chip madness over the past several years. Perhaps he’s a stoner who lets his stomach and mind wander: “Duuude! What… Continue reading

Fast Food Review: Breakfast Arrives at Taco Bell

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“Breakfast is the most important meal of the day!” We’ve all heard that since we were little kids. A balanced breakfast gets your body going. It gives you the energy to get through the… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “The Guild”

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What happens when your gaming life meets your real life? Watch The Guild. Codex (Felicia Day), the online gaming persona of Cyd Sherman, has come to the realization that her offline life, better… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “Somebody Up There Likes Me” (2012)

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How much of a story can you tell, when there isn’t much to tell? Enough. Max Youngman (Keith Poulson) is an awkward man. Over the course of his life, he aloofly stumbles in… Continue reading

10 Reasons to Watch: “Breaking Bad”

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The final eight episodes of this beloved series were recently released onto Netflix, and if for some reason you haven’t watched them yet, I’m here to set you straight. Note: this list is… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “The Boondocks”

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“Excuse me! Everyone, I have a brief announcement to make…” “Jesus was black, Ronald Reagan was the devil, and the government is lying about 9/11.” Welcome to Woodcrest, a white-washed town with few… Continue reading

“The Last of Us: Left Behind” Review

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The Last of Us ruined video games for me. My tolerance for sophomoric writing in games evaporated the moment Ellie said “Okay” at the end. There have been several story-intensive games that I flat-out… Continue reading

The Best Meat-Free Fast Food Options

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A reported 7.3 million Americans have chosen to live a vegetarian lifestyle. Whether the reasons have to do with religion, health, or politics, these people refrain from eating meat and have built a… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “Iron Sky”

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If you don’t learn from history, you are doomed to repeat it. In 2018, the President of the United States decides to begin sending new missions to the moon, in order to help… Continue reading

A Song of Smoke, Mirrors, and Fire: “Pompeii” Movie Review

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From the maker of the Resident Evil movie franchise comes a new movie about an old story, focused with a romantic twist. Pompeii will burn, and so will the hearts of two young… Continue reading

“Godzilla” Trailer

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Holy crap, Godzilla is big. Check out the latest trailer for Gareth Edward’s reboot of Godzilla. I’m pretty in the dark on this one, so I don’t have much insight here. The trailer… Continue reading

New Music from Coldplay – “Midnight”

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Coldplay just released a new single entitled “Midnight.” There was no anticipation machine ramp up to this release, that I know of at least. Which is sort of interesting. It, of course, begs… Continue reading

Fast Food Feature: Wendy’s Ciabatta Bacon Cheeseburger

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When it comes to fast food in the United States it is abundantly clear that McDonald’s is king. McDonald’s does the most business, makes the most money, and has the iconic golden arches… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “The Giant Mechanical Man”

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How do you create a painting? One brushstroke at a time. After losing her job and getting evicted from her apartment, Janice (Jenna Fischer), a young 30-something having difficulty navigating the waters of… Continue reading

Facebook Paper Review

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Facebook is starting to struggle to remain relevant. Reports of young users viewing it as dead as Myspace and Friendster surely have sent Zuckerberg into a frenzy. Investors still don’t see Facebook as… Continue reading

“Device 6” Review

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Device 6 is a text based adventure game that reads like a mystery novella. It pretends to be a choose-your-own-adventure story while playing like a puzzle. In fact the whole experience is a singular… Continue reading

“Guardians of the Galaxy” Trailer

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The first trailer for Marvel’s gamble Guardians of the Galaxy just premiered on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Guardians is one of my most anticipated movies of 2014 because it sounds bananas. Also because it stars Chris… Continue reading

10 Reasons To Watch: “Hannibal”

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NBC’s Hannibal slipped by most of us unnoticed, judging by its ratings at least. That’s a shame because it might just be the most intriguing network drama since ABC’s Lost. The entire first season is now… Continue reading

The End of an Era: Derek Jeter to Hang Up His Spikes After 2014 Season

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Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio, Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Reggie Jackson and Mariano Rivera. Some of the greatest baseball players of all-time have worn the pinstripes of the New York… Continue reading