Jacob’s Music Reviews: Duets II

Tony Bennett is one of the best singers of all time!  This 85-year-old New York native has won 15 Grammy Awards, two Emmys and a Kennedy Center Honoree.  Bennett has released 70 albums throughout his career and he is not showing signs of slowing down anytime soon. Bennett released his new album, Duets II, which […]

Jacob’s Comic Review: DC Comics’ New 52

This blog entry represents my views and beliefs on several of DC Comics’ new 52 comics. During the past couple of months, DC Comics announced that they would relaunch their entire DC Comics line with 52 number one issues. For hard-core DC Comics readers like me, the news was…shocking!  Especially with the news that longtime […]

9-11: Ten Years Later…A Reflection

This blog post is a personal reflection. Ten years ago…the world as we knew it changed forever.  Terrorists set out to destroy the American Way of Life by using our own inventions against us.   They first crashed two jets into World Trade Center’s Twin Towers and we all saw in horror as they collapsed.   […]

The Albums I Can’t Wait For: Fall 2011 Edition

2011 has been hit-or-miss with music. Artists like Adele, Britney, Beyoncé, Jennifer(s) Hudson and Lopez, Jay-Z & Kanye West threw down the gauntlet to all other artists putting out albums during the latter half of this year. There are several artists that I believe are going to deliver and go above and beyond the call […]

Jacob at 23: A Reflection

On September 3, 2011, I will turn 23 years old!  Holy smokes!  I still remember having my Bar Mitzvah Weekend from August 31 to September 2, 2001, which was 10 years ago! It feels like a lifetime ago!  The World Trade Center’s Twin Towers was not destroyed, Apple would launch the first generation iPod in […]

The Five Best Performances from the 2011 VMAS

This entry is based only on my opinion on MTV’s 2011 Video Music Awards. The VMAs were rocking last night and many of music’s biggest stars came out in force to celebrate the crème de la crème of music videos.   But the best parts of the VMAs had to be the performances and the tributes […]

Jacob’s Reality TV Check-8 Early Eliminations

Warning: Spoilers Ahead! These are my opinions!  This past Wednesday on “America’s Got Talent,” the judges broke the hearts of many fans of Texas-based singer Daniel Joseph Baker after he was sent home in the judges’ pick.   After the show, I went onto Twitter and found that “DANIEL JOSEPH BAKER” was a trending topic.  It […]

Jacob at the Movies: The Top Four Pop/Rock Concert Films of the 1990s/2000s

It’s another edition of Jacob at the Movies!  This edition focuses on concert films that you need to see before the year is over…so these selections may not be Lady Gaga Presents the Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden but of the concert films that I selected only one focuses on showmanship but the […]

Jacob’s Best Travels-Boulder, Colorado

This is the newest feature in my blog.  Jacob’s Best Travels will feature the best of the places I visited or lived in throughout my life.  Our first stop is Boulder, Colorado.  I spent four years in this glorious state as a student at the University of Colorado at Boulder where I studied broadcast journalism, […]

Jacob Takes On…Reality TV Show Finales

Today, I am introducing a new segment in this blog called “Jacob Takes On…” where I will tackle pop culture problems that are causing headaches in the blogosphere and providing solutions to these problems. Last night was the finale of So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD). For the first time in three years, I […]

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