Weekend Debate: Movies in theaters vs. Blu-Rays at home

Since I went to all the trouble of detailing the summer movies of 2013 that I intend to see, two of them have hit the theaters already.  And somehow I’ve yet to set foot in the MegaUberCineplex or purchase a single kernel of exorbitantly overpriced, heart-clogging movie popcorn.  Obviously, this makes me have a little … Continue reading Weekend Debate: Movies in theaters vs. Blu-Rays at home

Weekend Debate: Ranch vs Blue Cheese (Buffalo Wing Edition)

Last November when I did NaNo, I temporarily put the wildly mildly popular “Weekend Debate” feature here on the blog on hiatus.  Because, well, time, you know?  The thing is – and this will likely come as a surprise – it’s actually more difficult to fit in my daily writing quota during the weekends than … Continue reading Weekend Debate: Ranch vs Blue Cheese (Buffalo Wing Edition)

Weekend Debate: Sauerkraut and other beloved foods of ill-repute

I don’t know what does it.  Perhaps it's so ingrained in my three-quarters German blood that there's just no avoiding it for long.  Or maybe it was triggered by the knowledge that Bockfest, Cincinnati's spring festival devoted to the all things Bock, goat, sausage, and, well, German, is currently in full swing just a few … Continue reading Weekend Debate: Sauerkraut and other beloved foods of ill-repute