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Oscar Thoughts: Best Documentary Feature

And now here’s another category I enjoy, as well as one that I find to be pretty underrated in general – Best Documentary Feature! Every year I try to watch every film nominated in this category, but usually end up … Continue reading

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Billboard’s Hot 100 of 1984

100. “Yah Mo B There” – James Ingram & Michael McDonald: Yeah, in retrospect, maybe giving this song this title was not a good idea. It certainly makes for an awkward start to this countdown of 1984’s top 100 singles. As … Continue reading

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Every Hot 100 Number-One Single: “Take a Bow” (2008) by Rihanna

First and foremost, I love Rihanna. She is one of the hardest working performers in the pop industry today and has been for quite some time. Throughout her thirteen year career, she has produced eight studio albums (all reaching the … Continue reading

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Oscar Thoughts: Best Cinematography

And now for what is probably my favorite of the non-acting categories: Best Cinematography. Back when I was a young undergrad, I briefly considered getting into cinematography as my way into the film or TV industry. Then I took a … Continue reading

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Every Hot 100 Number-One Single: “A Guy is a Guy” (1952) – Doris Day

I’m always excited to come across the pre-Hot 100 singles on this Every Number-One Single challenge, as I was with “Maria Elena”, “Oh! What It Seemed To Be”, and especially “(We’re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock”. This specific song, on … Continue reading

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