A Bit Unhappy About 2018’s Calendars

For quite a number of years now I have had television and movie-themed calendars on my walls. Mostly about TV shows I enjoyed at the time or used to enjoy. Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Battlestar Galactica, Smallville. Here’s a small sample of calendars that I had over the years: 2011: 2014: 2016: 2017: I always…

Thor: Ragnarok / Justice League / Crisis on Earth-X

I’m currently on a vacation at home – or as it called now: staycation – and on Monday I had lunch at one of my favourite Italian restaurants (Actually, it’s an Italian deli that also serves warm food and it’s soo good!). Upon driving home in the early afternoon I thought to myself: what a…

There’s no kill like Avada Kedavra!

I recently went to London on vacation and one day it let me directly to King’s Cross station and Platform 9¾: (He had cute little Harry Potter glasses on but I don’t know this kid, so I will respect his privacy) And right beside that was of course a Harry Potter fan shop with all…

2016 End Statistics

2016 End Statistics: New Purchase Items: 144 (110 in 2015) New Movies: 103 (thereof Blu-ray: 79) New TV Seasons: 66 (thereof Blu-ray: 32) New TV Specials: 4 New Special Interest: 10 Money Spent: €1,875.92 (€1,604.02 in 2015) Money Spent on Movies: €924.62 Money Spent on TV Seasons: €880.55 Money Spent on TV Specials: €31.24 Money…

Purchase Diary 2016 – August – December

Waiting… (2005) Aug 3rd – €1.38 @ Amazon.de Running Time: 1h 30m Price per Hour: €0.92 Howard the Duck (1986) Aug 11th – €8.99 @ Drogerie Müller Running Time: 1h 50m Price per Hour: €4.90 Inside Out (2015) Aug 12th – €9.90 @ Amazon.de Running Time: 1h 35m Price per Hour: €6.25 Batman: Assault on…

Speechless

Speechless Website Speechless @ Wikipedia Speechless @ IMDb The Dimeo family has once again moved to give their eldest son J.J. a chance at a new school. J.J. has cerebral palsy*, an illness that binds him to a wheelchair and makes him unable to speak (but not to express himself). J.J.’s mom Maya is the…

The New C# 6.0 Language Features Explained

I am a professional and passionate software developer and have been using the Microsoft :NET platform for more than a decade now. A few months ago the new C# compiler was released which supports the new language version C# 6.0. The following video which I recorded “wiff ze German English accent” I explain some of…

MacGyver (2016)

MacGyver Website MacGyver @ Wikipedia MacGyver @ IMDb His name is MacGyver, Angus MacGyver. He doesn’t like guns. But that’s OK, because his best friend Jack Dalton uses them plenty. Mac and Jack work covertly for the government and their boss is Patricia Thornton. The third team member is Nikki Carpenter, a computer hacker. But…

Timeless

Timeless Website Timeless @ Wikipedia Timeless @ IMDb Without the government’s knowledge, a high-tech mogul has built his very own time machine. But then terrorists steal it to change the past. And now the government is involved. They send back a three-person team to 1937 to prevent the terrorists from accomplishing their mission. They send…

Lethal Weapon

Lethal Weapon Website Lethal Weapon @ Wikipedia Lethal Weapon @ IMDb Roger Murtaugh is a 50-year old cop recovering from a heart-attack operation and is slowly easing back into active duty. Martin Riggs is a guy with a death wish and Murtaugh’s new partner. Together they’ll crack jokes and bad guys alike.