The Advertiser-Tribunehttp://www.advertiser-tribune.comTop Blogsen-usThu, 29 Sep 2016 12:57:41 EDTThu, 29 Sep 2016 12:57:41 EDT Memoriam - Philip Seymour Hoffman of my favorite actors died Sunday. <P> I have never met Philip Seymour Hoffman, and, to the best of my knowledge, I don't even have six degrees of separation from him (his Kevin Bacon number is 2, by the way).Fri, 7 Feb 2014 09:25:34 EDTBack in the Game I took on an editor role at The Advertiser-Tribune, I said goodbye to reporting. Well, in theory, as I ended up covering the government beat a few times when necessary. But for the most part, my time as a reporter had ended.Fri, 31 Jan 2014 10:42:34 EDTFighting the January doldrums car told me that it was -2 when I left home this morning for my weekly segment at WTSC, reminding me of something I almost always internalize but rarely verbalize in a productive manner -- January is the worst.Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:00:02 EDTAnd the Oscar for snark goes to... love talking about movies. I don't just love watching a good film -- which is one of my favorite pastimes -- but I mean the act of TALKING about movies.Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:31:51 EDTAnd so it begins for the delay, I'll go ahead and blame it on the snow. <P> I'm finding that lately I've been writing a lot about endings. Partially, it's because when I started this blog it was well into the end of that year.Sat, 11 Jan 2014 15:26:29 EDT