Sunday, July 31, 2011

Mid-Summer Blogging

As Summer reaches some midway points with July coming to a close, how about some mid-Summer blogging?

  • Favorite Summer event so far?

  • End of summer bucket list -- what haven't you done you want to accomplish?

  • Favorite foods of summer?

  • Reasons your looking forward/dreading fall?

  • How is this summer different from summer's past?

  • Summer recipes to share.

  • Summer activities for friends and family.

  • What makes summer special where you live?

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Blog Post I'm Considering

Here's blog post I'm considering writing on Feel free to use these thoughts for your own blog:

  • Moral Lessons from Captain America: The First Avenger

  • Considering the sequelability of a stand alone Captain America film as well as repeat roles by the cast of Captain Planet in a follow up feature.

  • Book review on Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close as well as a film preview

  • Sandra Bullock's turn 47 this week (Born July 26, 1964)

  • Food as an expression of individualism, potentially exploring ideas of isolation as well as the transition from choice/personal preference to conviction.

  • The debt ceiling and whether or not it's appropriate to compare the American financial situation to individual household budgets.

  • Response to the 30 Rock episode "The Bubble" (season 3) regarding attractive people.

  • Further exploration on concepts of giving

  • The "Christian" film industry in 2011

  • Christmas in July

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

One Year Until: The Dark Knight Rises

The anticipated Batman Follow-up to The Dark Knight (and Batman Begins) will be released 1 year from today. The Dark Knight Rises, directed by Christopher Nolan, can be anticipated a year in advance to be one of 2012's biggest films - if not the biggest.

Why not blog about it today!

The Dark Knight Rises is set for United States release on July 20, 2012.

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Consumer Blogging

Some ideas to blog.

  • What magazines does your household receive that are "display worthy?" Maybe you leave them on coffee tables, magazine racks, or bathrooms.

  • What children's gifts have you received that are winners & losers?

  • What item in your house are you surprised you still own and think it's outlived what you initially intended?

  • What's your next big spending events (a birthday, a holiday, a vacation maybe even Christmas)? How do you prepare for your big spending events?

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

July 13, 2011

  • Brian Grazer, co-founder of Imagine Entertainment (co-f0unded with Ron Howard) turn 60. Imagine Entertainment produced acclaimed films including Apollo 13 and a Beautiful Mind. Imagine Entertainments 2011 projects include: Kids in America, The Dilemna, and Cowboys & Aliens.

Saturday, July 9, 2011

July 9, 2011 - American Actor Birthday Edition

Two of these Actors Have Won Oscars!

  • American Actor Chris Cooper turns 60 (born 1951)

  • American Actor Jimmy Smits turns 56 (born 1955)

  • American Actor Tom Hanks turns 55 (born 1956)

  • American Actress Kelly McGillis turns 53 (born 1957)

  • American Child Actor Fred Savage turns 35 (born 1976)

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

July 6, 2011

  • George W. Bush, turns 65. Born July 6, 1946 in New Haven, Connecticut.