Aquaman

Yep, still only seeing comic book movies in theaters. Oscar nominees? Nah. Fun chick flicks? Seldom if ever. DC or Marvel stories I had never heard of until five years ago? Fandango, here I come! Ok, but I had an extra-special reason for seeing Aquaman: Jason. Momoa. It’s been eight long years of mourning the beloved … More Aquaman

Liar’s Poker

Despite not totally understanding what goes on in movies like The Big Short and The Wolf of Wall Street, I generally enjoy them, so when a coworker recommended Liar’s Poker I decided I probably should learn more about this stuff. This (mostly true) story follows author Michael Lewis from college to interviews to working at a famous … More Liar’s Poker

Thinking In Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts

As someone who has a great deal of trouble making any kind of decision, from the dumbest little sh!t like what to wear to work to the biggest sh!t like, oh, say, having kids, I had really high hopes for this book. I was seriously disappointed. Thinking In Bets is supposed to be all about how … More Thinking In Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts

The Singles Game

Needing a break between a few serious/nonfiction/very long books, I picked up what I thought would be a fun chick novel by Lauren Weisberger, but I just could not bring myself to care about anything going on in this story. Charlotte “Charlie” Silver is a young tennis star trying to make a name for herself … More The Singles Game

If It’s Not Based On A Comic Book I Didn’t See It (Golden Globes 2019)

Kate: I am only going to know the TV show aspect of this year’s Golden Globes; I really do not see any non-comic book movies anymore. Erica: It’s okay; TV is the new movies. Kate: True. But that doesn’t mean I can’t judge everyone on the red carpet from the comfort of my own couch … More If It’s Not Based On A Comic Book I Didn’t See It (Golden Globes 2019)

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Not only have I been slacking with this blog and reviewing movies/books/shows, I have also been slacking with actually reading books. I swear I don’t even know myself anymore. I know I’ve said this before, but I promised myself I would make a more serious effort to read books outside my comfort zone/books that actually … More Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup