A Fulgurite in Blue (Episode 5)

Once we were all seated, there were introductions. That’s when I found out that the DA’s name was Charley. “You shoulda seen Randall drive up that afternoon, we, now what I mean is he and I and Hugo and Bart,… Continue Reading

Hope and Glory 250 Movies Better than Shawshank

“Alright, Sheriff, would you like to contribute a movie?” “I was thinking of Dr. Strangelove.” “Sure, a cold war film, but don’t you have any WWII movies up your sleeve? I kind of promised 3 of them for today.” “Hope… Continue Reading

Patton? 250 Movies Better than Shawshank

“Patton, that’s my kind of movie!” “Well Bart, I liked it when I saw it, but I’m not sure it passes the test of timelessness.” “Say what?” “What I mean to say is that even though George C. Scott did… Continue Reading

Kelly’s Heroes 250 Movies Better than Shawshank

Today, I’m joined by Hugo, Bart, Charley, all three WWII vets, as well as the sheriff of Elayne County. “Hugo, I’m going to let you present Kelly’s Heroes which you told me is your favorite war movie.” “Well, I always… Continue Reading

A Fulgurite in Blue (Episode 4)

As I was leaving the courthouse, I stopped to speak with the old man: “According to the trial records, the DA could not prosecute the case because he was in fact the main witness against the sheriff. Is that man… Continue Reading