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Sunday’s Wisdom 191: The Meaning of Crew

“Captain, why did you come back for us?” “You’re on my crew.” “Yeah, but you don’t even like me. Why’d you come back?” “You’re on my crew. Why we still talking about this?” – Simon Tam & Malcolm Reynolds, Firefly … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #190: You Are What You Are

“Never forget what you are. The rest of the world will not. Wear it like armor, and it can never be used to hurt you.” – Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 1, “” Several seasons in, and … Continue reading

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Jessica Jones, Season 2: AKA, My Complaints

Outside some fair (I think) criticisms, I really liked the first season of Jessica Jones. I can’t really say the same for the second. As the latest of Netflix’s Defender-themed additions to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, taking up Jessica’s story … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #185: Selfish Sanity

“In order to stay sane, you sometimes have to be a little selfish.” – Arthur “Artie” Nielsen, Warehouse 13 Season 5, Episode 6, “Endless” I really love Artie. Next to Claudia, he is my favorite part of Warehouse 13. However … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #182: For Our Mothers

“There isn’t a little boy born who wouldn’t tear the world apart to save his mommy.” – The Doctor, Doctor Who Series 1, Episode 10, “The Doctor Dances” What better quote for Mother’s Day, eh? The exact circumstances surrounding this … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #179: Life’s Not Fair

“Sometimes life is unfair. And sometimes we lose things. And sometimes we make mistakes. And some of these things can never be fixed, no matter how powerful you become. Some things just are. And everyone has to live with that.” … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #178: Overcoming Terror

“Standing up to terror is the only way to take its power away.” – Bruce Wayne, Gotham Season 4, Episode 18, “That’s Entertainment” From this week’s episode of Gotham, a simple, powerful quote. This one resonates with me simply because… … Continue reading

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Doctor Who Challenge Day 15: If you could travel with the Doctor, where would you go?

Here’s my quandary: I would love to see some historical places, meet some pivotal figures, and especially see my ancestors. But everywhere the Doctor goes, he’s almost always walking into a slaughterhouse. Now, while that’s not typically his own fault, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #169: Greater Challenge, Greater Reward

“You know, any schlub can pick up a girl at a bar. You want a challenge? Try keeping a beautiful woman happy for ten years running.” – Peter Burke, White Collar Season 1, Episode 10, “Vital Signs” It’s one of … Continue reading

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Black Lightning’s Electrifying Debut

When I first heard about Black Lightning, I was intrigued. My interest was somewhat tempered with the realization that it was being produced by exactly the same people who gave us most of the Arrowverse, and became even more so … Continue reading

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