Movie Review: Garden State


I’m long overdue in posting my review of Garden State (2004) which Susan and I watched on DVD a couple of weeks ago. A movie set in a New Jersey with a soundtrack full of hip music and Natalie Portman, what’s not to like?  Well there are a few things I didn’t like.  Too much…

Gearing Up for Baseball Season


My Lenten fast from online Mets forums means I’m paying even less attention to Spring Training than I usually d0. I am however very aware that Opening Day (or Opening Night as is the case) is approaching. The Mets will be playing at the Cardinals Sunday night, April 1st, in real, honest-to-God regular season baseball….