DoK’s Holiday Movie Picks

BS BBTThose who know me also know I pretty much loathe the holidays. The commercialization, the endless repeats of the same tired movies on TV, the traffic, the depression. All of it. And damn it starts the day after Halloween these days. In fact, I know very few people who look forward to and enjoy the season. And, no, my friends are not all hopeless depressed sociopaths. Most are very smart and creative people. But the entire season has become a chore, a labor, something to be endured. […]

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NetFlix

I’ve been using NetFlix about a year or so now, I guess. For those who don’t know what it is, they let you rent DVD’s – 3 at a time – as many as you can watch – for about $20/month. Usually they arrive within 48 hours of making a selection. You keep a queue on their system of movies you want to see. When you’re done watching, just shove it in the pre-paid envelope and send it back. No late fees. […]

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