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Morgan Brittany: New “Onscreen Sex Scene Rules” in Wake of Weinstein Scandal? We’ll See…

The Actor’s Union, Equity, is considering new guidelines which would ban acts such as nudity at auditions and sharing saliva or using tongues in kissing scenes. The proposals also suggest...

Political Correctness: The Height of Censorship

As a kid in a small Virginia town in the forties this writer thought the coolest job was the town policeman. He got to preview films during the afternoon before they were shown to the local...

A Deer Stand Grows in Brooklyn

A trusted transplant’s first foray at Middleton Hunting Club I am not what anyone who is even moderately in control of his faculties would call a “sportsman.” I was born in Brooklyn, New York —...

Sherlock Holmes and the FISA Memo Case

More Notes From Dr. John Watson as Discovered by Dr. Fred Eichelman I never thought my friend Sherlock Holmes would care to leave London for another ride in that infernal H.G. Wells time...

“No Mr. Bond, I Expect You to be Politically Correct!” Auric Goldfinger

  Millennials have a new target: James Bond. The early Bond films are being called sexist in plot and Sean Connery has been described as “basically a rapist.” The women in the Bond films are seen...

Book review: Charlie Daniels – “Never Look At the Empty Seats”

Several weeks ago, I was in the library and came across the new book by Charlie Daniels. Seeing his name and picture instantly transported me back in time. It was the summer of 1979 and our...

Social Justice Warriors Target Classic Television

Not content to comment/protest/riot over what they perceive are the problems with our current society, the SJW are now attacking classic television. Specifically, the TV shows MASH, Taxi, WKR...

Book Review: “The Last Girl” by Nadia Murad

Even though we hear about the atrocities that have occurred under ISIS in general, we are insulated from it because we aren’t personally affected by it and in most cases don’t know...

On Eve Of Golden Globes, Hollywood Women Fear Backlash For Sexual Harassment & Sexual Assault Accusers

It looks like Hollywood is going to war and it is a war between men and women.  According to the blog Deadline Hollywood women are beginning to fear a backlash against them from some of the most...

WATCH THE SKIES!

The classic science fiction films of the 1950s like The Thing From Another World, The Invasion of the Body Snatchers, The Man From Planet X and The Day The Earth Stood Still had one warning for...

Muscle Shoals Musician/Producer Rick Hall: Sorrow into Transcendence

The recent passing of Muscle Shoals Producer/Musician/Songwriter Rick Hall makes me pause once more. On a human level, it makes you think of your own mortality and the impact that we can have on...

A Special Christmas Gift and the Joy of Reading

Christmas morning 2017 will be one I will remember and cherish for a long time. As an adult I have always enjoyed the excitement and joy of giving more than receiving. But this year I was the...

Our Favorite Theatrical Christmas Films By Dr. Fred & Carolyn Eichelman

These films range from the thirties to recent years. These are personal preferences and we try to explain why each means something to us. We highly recommend them all for good story telling...

Horace the Christmas Moth

A sweet and moth-tastic Christmas story from Dr. Fred Eichelman.

Christmas Meatloaf

Christmas makes me think of meatloaf.  Okay, so my family is weird.  But my Aunt Edna could make the best meatloaf ever and she made at least 10 lbs worth every Christmas.  You see my maternal...