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Guppy and Star Wars

Slowly but surely (and with a few technical hiccups), Guppy and I are watching Star Wars (Machete order, ignoring Episode 1 for now). It is a little strange for her to watch the movies though because it is not her first exposure to the series. She plays Star Wars with her friends at school, who have told her the stories. The other night, she bought Star Wars Stories in Five Minutes from the bookstore. She knows what is going to happen (at least in broad strokes). Continue reading Guppy and Star Wars

Let’s Talk Ghostbusters

I remember watching Ghostbusters … the movie and the cartoon. In the cartoon, Slimer was my favorite. I hate that he wasn’t really part of the movie. I am concerned about the reboot of the movie, because every time I watch the original, it takes me back to my childhood. Reboots are not always very good at keeping to the original. Reboots are not always very good at making sure that my childhood is preserved. Continue reading Let’s Talk Ghostbusters