Archive for May 30th, 2016


by Sam Juliano

Heat and humidity have reigned supreme over the Memorial Day weekend, of which today is the annual day of remembrance for those who perished in the armed forces serving our nation.  For many trips down the shore and home barbecues have been the favored venues.  Moving into June this week others are tackling trip plans, upcoming graduations, retirement dinners and various outdoor activities, while others remain in holding patterns under the air conditioning.

Ballots for the upcoming science-fiction films countdown continue to trickle in, and will do so until the June 15th deadline.  The Top 50 countdown will begin on Monday, June 27th.  After the ballots are tabulated by Angelo D’Arminio Jr. writing assignments will be offered up by group e mail.

Lucille and I attended a retirement dinner and hosted family dinners for the birthdays of two of our kids this past week, otherwise we saw a single movie in theaters and for me a torrid week of at-home viewings: (more…)

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