Jacob’s Eye On…The 2011 American Music Awards-The Nominees

On Sunday night, music’s biggest stars will come out to celebrate the best in music for the recording industry’s second biggest night outside of the Grammys…. the American Music Awards.    Performers include Pop Diva Jennifer Lopez, Dance Maestro David Guetta, Country Queen Taylor Swift and R&B Superstars Mary J. Blige and Chris Brown.   While the […]

Jacob’s Eye On….The Finalists of Dancing with the Stars Season 13

After Hope Solo’s departure from the ABC competitive ballroom dancing competition on Tuesday, Ricki Lake, J.R. Martinez and Rob Kardashian are the final three celebrities left standing in the competition.   This blog entry will focus on the celebrity and their pro’s high and low moments during Season 13 and will address the question: “Why or […]

Jake’s Take remembers Michael Jackson’s BAD

Welcome to the first edition of Throwback Tuesday.  This is a new feature that will focus on classic albums, movies, T.V. shows and comics. This first entry focuses on the King of Pop’s seventh studio album Bad.  Released August 31, 1987, Bad featured nine out of 11 Jackson-written songs and two songs from the songwriting […]

Jacob’s Eye On…Regis Philbin’s Final Week on Live

On Friday morning, millions of Americans are going to witness Talk Show Host Legend Regis Philbin leave his post after 28 years hosting Live with Regis and Kelly. Now to some new viewers of the hit talk show, it was not always: Live with Regis and Kelly.   The show was actually called the Morning Show […]

The Celebrities That I Have Met

I have met many numerous celebrities when I was younger from the classic T.V. Batman and Batgirl (Adam West and Yvonne Craig) respectively at Kansas City’s Planet Comicon to Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Spike (James Marsters).   However this past two years, I was very lucky to have encounters with some major celebrities from the television, […]

Jacob’s Eye On…The X-Men

WARNING! SPOILER ALERT! As 2011 comes to a close, Marvel’s Merry Mutants are divided over whom to follow: Cyclops or Wolverine?  At the end of Jason Aaron’s mini-series, Schism, Wolverine quit the team because Cyclops ordered mutant children into battle to protect Utopia from a giant Sentinel.   However, Wolverine did not leave quietly because he […]

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 […]

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