The Five Stevie Wonder Collaborations That You Need to See

Since the 1960s, Stevie Wonder has entertained millions of people across the world. He has collaborated with legends including Tony Bennett, Aretha Franklin and the late Ray Charles to superstars like Celine Dion, Usher and Mariah Carey.   This entry focuses on the collaborations that Stevie Wonder fans should see while they are on YouTube. 5. […]

Jacob Reviews….Batman: Year One

Warning: Spoilers Ahead! One of the premiere Batman storylines from the comics is Batman: Year One.  The story was written by legendary scribe Frank Miller and illustrated by comic book artist David Mazzucchelli.   Recently, Warner Bros. Animation made an adaptation of the storyline in their latest DC Universe Original Animated Movie series.    This one hour […]

Jacob Takes On…Originals v. Covers

Earlier this week, worldwide sensation Susan Boyle, released her third studio album Someone to Watch Over Me.  This album was filled with a range of songs from the Righteous Brothers’ “Unchained Melody” to Depeche Mode’s “Enjoy the Silence.”   This got me thinking about covers versus original songs.   Now do not get me wrong but sometimes […]

Jacob Reviews…Tower Heist

Warning: Spoilers are present in this article! Imagine if you worked in a building where some of the wealthiest people in New York City live.   Then imagine having everything taken from you by a greedy Wall Street businessman.  What do you do?  You gather a group of liked minded people to rob the man and […]

Jacob Takes On…The Final Five of DWTS

In a turbulent season filled of surprise eliminations and verbal catfights, Dancing with the Stars Season 13 is down to its’ final five couples.   In this blog post, you will find out the pros and cons on the final five and who has the best chance to take home the Mirror Ball Trophy and join […]

Jacob Reviews….Someone to Watch Over Me by Susan Boyle

Since her debut on Britain’s Got Talent in 2009, Susan Boyle has evolved from Internet Sensation to Worldwide Superstar.  Boyle has put out a CD every year and breathes new life into each song that she touched.   Her third studio album: Someone to Watch Over Me proves that Boyle is not going away anytime soon. […]

The Top 50 Fictional Villains, Day Five-Part Two

The last post introduced readers to the first half of the Top 10 Fictional Villains of All Time.    Dolores Umbridge, Magneto, the Evil Queen, Maleficent and Count Dracula are in excellent company with these ultimate villains.    Together, these top five villains have been a part of pop culture for decades and they are the most […]

The Top 50 Fictional Villains, Day Five-Part 1

Warning: This blog entry is full of spoilers so if you have not seen any of these characters in action…. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. October 31…Halloween; This date is a time for children to go trick-or-treating and dress-up as their favorite characters, future jobs or scary monsters.  But many pop culture buffs believe that Halloween […]

Jacob Reviews…The Ides of March

WARNING: SPOILER ALERTS Greed is more powerful than the truth. This is the message that is echoed throughout George Clooney’s latest film The Ides of March.  Ides is a political drama that centers on Junior Campaign Manager Stephen Meyers (played by Ryan Gosling), who helps organize Democratic Presidential Candidate Senator Mike Morris (played by Clooney)’s […]

The Top 50 Fictional Villains of All Time, Day 4

Warning: This blog entry is full of spoilers so if you have not seen any of these characters in action…. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. “Darkness falls across the land…the midnight hour is close at hand…. Creatures crawl in search of blood…to terrorize your neighborhood.[1]”  These second to last batch of 50 greatest fictional villains always […]

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