3 Things About Andor, Season 1

The first few episodes of Andor on Disney+ were a bit of a slow burn, but the show has turned into the best Star Wars small screen adaption so far! There are no Jedi masters or Sith lords. The “force” is not a topic of conversation. However, the main theme of the hope that builds... Continue Reading →

3 Things from Avengers: Endgame

It was the pre-pandemic movie event of the year. Tickets were sold out weeks ahead of time. Movie theaters may not recover the same feel of a theater full of fans who have been waiting for months to see a story played out on screen. Avengers: Endgame was an entertaining culmination of 10 years of... Continue Reading →

3 Things I Learned From Gandalf

When I am teaching in my classroom I sometimes use the phrase "As a wise ol' wizard once said..." My students then roll their eyes and know that a quote from one of my favorite fictional characters of all time will soon follow. I am a huge fan of The Lord of the Rings, both... Continue Reading →

3 Things About the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

I love the Olympics. Something about the combination of unity, diversity, and competition appeals to me and gets me excited. Fortunately the Summer Olympics usually happen when I am not working and I can take in all the coverage, and I mean all the coverage. I watch whatever they will put on tv. I enjoy... Continue Reading →

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