April 16, 2022: Meanwhile on the home front…

My conversation with Akemi today: Me: Batman is a good guy. Akemi: He's a bad guy. Me: No.  He's a hero. Akemi: Then  why is he called Bad Man? Me: He's not called Bad Man.  He's called Batman.  He named himself after the bat. Akemi: Say his name. Me: Batman.  Not Bad Man. Akemi: Sounds…

Stargate: Atlantis Virtual Season 6!

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Revised and updated! https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512261047750733825 Episodes 601-602 (two-part opener)... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512440372722827269 Episode 603... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512473192375455750 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512473195961593858 Episode 604... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512531461588586501 Episode 605... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512776481813979145 Episode 606... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512881567076659202 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512881570176241671 Episode 607... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512921504249491460 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512921507160338437 Episode 608... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513160917516795907 Episode 609... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513188787358253061 Episodes 610-611 (midseason two-parter)... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513522788480528386 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513522791374594053 Episode 612... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513867294929207304 Episode 613... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513959815541923840 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513959818217897991 Episode 614... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1514001707205812224 Episode 615... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1514236976957956096 Episode 616... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1514326537193115650…

April 14, 2022: The Early Weekend Approacheth!

Remember this whiteboard AU season 6 of Stargate: Atlantis? I posted shortly after the cancellation and offered up quick summaries of each episode.  Since then, I've been going through my old hard drive in search of Stargate files and came across some of the notes I took on the-episodes-that-never-came-to-be back in the day.  And, over…

The Top 10 Kpop Songs of March, 2022!

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Counting down the Top 10 Kpop Songs of March, 2022... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513239343745359879 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513239469767417862 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513239586268405763 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513239710281474050 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1513241253273653252 Agree?  Disagree?  What did I miss?  And what were YOUR favorites?

April 11, 2022: Baron’s Book Club Blab Blog!

Three more new and upcoming releases for your consideration... No Second Chances by Rio Youers (released February 22, 2022) Luke Kingsley’s glory days are behind him. A star on the rise, his life and career imploded after his soul singer wife, Lisa Hayes, disappeared without a trace, silencing a very public and tumultuous marriage. Most…

April 9, 2022: Stock Research > Writing

https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512898321198768135 https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1512906681809784834 I mean, today would have been the perfect day to get started on watching one of the shows listed in yesterday's blog entry (Thanks for all the input by the way).  And that was the plan.  But I got distracted and ended up researching U.S. small value stocks.  And, while I'd like to…

What should I watch? Advise me.

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I'm considering doing something I haven't done in ages: watch a show.  Despite the foreboding prospect of making a 10, maybe 13 episode commitment, I think I might do it.  The following 10 shows have landed on my potential-viewing radar.  Please talk me into OR out of watching any of the following... EUPHORIA MOON KNIGHT…

April 7, 2022: The rare culinary double-header!

With our friends Yael and Tanavi in town, Akemi and I joined Dr. Blackjack for a couple of meals. First, lunch at Shook - Stuffed smoked dates, mushroom kibbeh, wild mushroom couscous.  Not pictured: the best hummus in town. Then, dinner at Antler - The charcuterie board (the boar belly was sublime).  The Elk Tartare.…

April 4, 2022: Baron’s Book Club Blab Blog!

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Work has eaten into my once torrid reading pace, but I did read two books last week... The School for Good Mothers by Jessamine Chan (January 4, 2022 release) Frida Liu is struggling. She doesn’t have a career worthy of her Chinese immigrant parents’ sacrifices. What’s worse is she can’t persuade her husband, Gust, to…