Musings & Thoughts for Wednesday, June 1, 2022, or: Summer Hath Arrived…and My Movie Collection Grows Yet Again

Greetings and salutations, Dear Reader. It is late morning here in Lithia, Florida, on Wednesday, June 1, 2022. It is a hot first day of (meteorological) summer in the Tampa Bay area. As I write this, the temperature is 83°F (28°C) under mostly sunny skies. With the wind blowing from the east-northeast at 11 MPHContinue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Wednesday, June 1, 2022, or: Summer Hath Arrived…and My Movie Collection Grows Yet Again”

Musings & Thoughts for Tuesday, April 12, 2022, or: My First Day Using My New IdeaCentre, and Other Pressing Matters

Yesterday was my first full day of using my new Lenovo IdeaCentre AIO 3 “all-in-one” computer. I started using it early on Sunday night after the Caregiver took its predecessor out of my room and helped me set it up on my desk. I installed antivirus software and linked my Amazon Music. Amazon Prime Video,Continue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Tuesday, April 12, 2022, or: My First Day Using My New IdeaCentre, and Other Pressing Matters”

On Movies & Movie-Watching: My TBW List for the Weekend of April 8-10, 2022

Ah, TGIF! And with the weekend looming ahead of us – sort of like the iceberg that sank the Titanic – my thoughts are with my To Be Watched (TBW) list of movies from my collection of movies and TV shows on home media. As of today, that collection consists of: 4K UHD Blu-ray: 84Continue reading “On Movies & Movie-Watching: My TBW List for the Weekend of April 8-10, 2022”

Musings & Thoughts for Sunday, March 27, 2022, or: Ho-Hum, Just Another $@#%%! Day in Paradise

Last night I watched the first half-hour of Bryan Singer’s 2008 World War II thriller Valkyrie. Starring Tom Cruise, Bill Nighy, Eddie Izzard, Terence Stamp, and Kenneth Branagh, Valkyrie is based on the true story of Lt. Col. Claus von Stauffenberg, a disillusioned German army officer who becomes a key figure in the July 20,Continue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Sunday, March 27, 2022, or: Ho-Hum, Just Another $@#%%! Day in Paradise”

Musings & Thoughts for Saturday, March 26, 2022, or: A Late Start Today

Hi, there, Dear Reader. It’s midafternoon in Lithia, Florida, on Saturday, March 26, 2022. It’s a cool spring day here in the Tampa Bay area. Currently, the temperature is 77˚F (25˚C) under sunny skies. With humidity at 39% and the wind blowing from the west-northwest at 9 MPH (14 KM/H), the feels like temperature isContinue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Saturday, March 26, 2022, or: A Late Start Today”

Musings & Thoughts for Monday, January 31, 2022, or: No Hay Novedad!

Hi, there, Dear Reader. It’s early afternoon here in Lithia, Florida, on Monday, January 31, 2022. It’s another cold day here in the Tampa Bay area. Currently, the temperature is 63˚F (18˚C) under sunny skies. With humidity at 59% and the wind blowing from the northwest at 4 MPH (7 KM/H), it feels like 62˚FContinue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Monday, January 31, 2022, or: No Hay Novedad!”

Musings & Thoughts for Sunday, January 30, 2022, or: Just a ‘Quick’ Sunday Update from a Sleep-Deprived Blogger

Hello, Dear Reader. It’s early afternoon in Lithia, Florida on Sunday, January 30, 2022. It is a chilly winter day here in the Tampa Bay area. Currently, the temperature is 51˚F (11˚C) under sunny skies. With the wind blowing from the north-northeast at 6 MPH (8 KM/H) and humidity at 28%, the wind chill factorContinue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Sunday, January 30, 2022, or: Just a ‘Quick’ Sunday Update from a Sleep-Deprived Blogger”

Musings & Thoughts for Sunday, January 2, 2022, or: Killing Time on a Slow, Warm Winter Day

Hi, there, Dear Reader. It’s early afternoon here in Lithia, Florida, on Sunday, January 2, 2022. It’s a warm winter day in the Sunshine State. Currently, the temperature is 82˚F (28˚C) under sunny skies. With humidity at 71% and the wind blowing from the south-southwest at 13 MPH (19 KM/H), the feels-like temperature is 86˚FContinue reading “Musings & Thoughts for Sunday, January 2, 2022, or: Killing Time on a Slow, Warm Winter Day”

On Movies: My Odd Saturday Night at the Movies was…Odd

Hello, Dear Reader. It’s early afternoon here in lovely Lithia, Florida on Sunday, December 5, 2021. It is a mild winter day, at least by the standards of the subtropical Sunshine State. Currently, the temperature is 79˚F (26˚C) under sunny skies. With humidity at 57% and the wind blowing from the east-southeast at 6 MPHContinue reading “On Movies: My Odd Saturday Night at the Movies was…Odd”

On Movies: First Impressions of ‘Body Heat’….and Waiting for New Additions to My Collection

Hi there, Dear Reader. It’s early afternoon here in New Hometown, Florida on Saturday, September 4, 2021. It is a hot meteorological fall day here in the so-called Sunshine State. The current temperature is 86˚F (30˚C) under partly sunny skies. With humidity at 56% and the wind blowing from the east-northeast at 3 MPH (5Continue reading “On Movies: First Impressions of ‘Body Heat’….and Waiting for New Additions to My Collection”