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TV Trends I don’t Understand

If I could run the TV industry, I would run it very differently. Click here for my wish list if I had my ideal TV world. Since I don’t manage tv decisions, however, I’m left scratching my head on some of the TV industry’s choices and trends. Below are some of the things I just […]

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Arrow: Season 3 Review

Synopsis: How far would you go to protect those you love? What would you do to get them back? For Oliver Queen, that’s a simple answer: anything. He’ll fight until his last dying breath. Season Three focuses on the consequences of Queen’s actions after losing his sister, Thea, and he knows the menacing path he […]

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Awkward. “Prank Amateurs” Recap: Awkward is back!

  Awkward. is back and it came back in it’s total Awkward. fashion way, creating and executing the perfect senior prank.   Matty (who is Prank Captain) is in charge of performing and accomplishing the perfect senior prank that’ll go down in school history. The first prank is streaking butt naked during school hours in […]

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“Go Set A Watchman” Book Review

Please note that portions of this review appear under my review on Goodreads.  In my previous post, I spoke about my new learnings from  the To Kill a Mockingbird (TKAM) audiobook.  Click here for a refresher.  One of the points I discussed was how the audiobook brought my attention to the book’s multiple-not singular-themes: friendship, injustice, […]

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The Flash: Season One Review

    First off, WOW! FANTANTIC SHOW! SO MANY FEELS IT WAS INSANE! I know many people thought this show wasn’t going anywhere. I’m glad it proved all the skeptics wrong. The Flash: Season One Synopsis: When Barry Allen was a young lad, he witnessed an extremely tragic event NO child should see; seeing his […]

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“To Kill A Mockingbird”: An Audiobook Review

I had been wanting to re-read To Kill a Mockingbird for awhile, and finally took the initiative to do so this year when I heard its prequel, Go Set A Watchman, was coming out. (even though Go Set A Watchman technically takes place chronologically after To Kill a Mockingbird, I refer to it as a […]

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Things We Love – August Edition

Things We Love is a place for the contributors of Really Late Reviews to let you know what we’ve been enjoying in pop culture this month. From Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s powerhouse acting to The CW’s soapy court love story  to new music from JoJo, Things We Love is a way to discover some new gems and re-discover […]

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Teen Wolf Mid-Season Finale: Status Asthmaticus

  As predicted in last week’s recap, Liam fought against Scott to save his new girlfriend, Hayden. Hayden was slowing dying and Scott refused to give her the bite because she was already too weak and had too much mercury in her system to survive the bite. I’m glad Scott didn’t give Hayden the bite […]

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The Wonder Years: St Valentine’s Day Massacare

The episode starts where we left off in the previous episode:  Kevin tells Winne he knows that she likes him because Paul told him. Winnie subsequently angrily slams the door on Kevin. Winnie then proceeds to shut Kevin school the next day and has her friends talk on her behalf whenever Kevin tries to approach […]