Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Movie Review: Lars the Emo Kid (2015)

I had the opportunity to screen Lars the Emo Kid (2015) and based on the title, I wasn't sure what I was getting into. I guess I was hung up on the Emo part, thinking I was going to be watching some depressing tale of a kid who could find any happiness in life and that most of the dialogue was going to be filled with doom and gloom. Well, most of that is true, it is about a kid struggling with life and yeah it was a bit depressing sometimes, but it turned out to be a surprisingly good movie with just as many up moments as there were down. Come to find out, Lars the Emo Kid was inspired by the script and short film, with the same name, and was written by Paxton Gilmore.

Lars the Emo Kid takes you on a ninety-nine-minute journey through the eyes of Lars, a teenage high

Friday, August 18, 2017

Comet's August Solar Eclipse Giveaway

Comet TV Commemorative Solar Eclipse Prize Pack Giveaway… The Moon Is Throwing Shade! 

I can’t stop myself, I hear total eclipse and it’s right back to the 1980s power ballads! This month... The Moon Throws Shade! Yep, it’s the Solar Eclipse! On Monday, August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse will be visible across all of North America. The whole continent will experience a partial eclipse lasting 2 to 3 hours.

The Prize Pack contains:

1 - “Total Solar Eclipse” Collectible First Day Issue Stamp - Straight from the USPS this is the official commemorative first-day issue stamp. The commemorative stamp is heat sensitive so if you put your thumb on it, it will get lighter revealing more of the picture underneath. This is the first time the USPS has done this!