Category Archives: Nerd Herd

Disney Musicals + Star Wars =

Disney’s purchase of LucasFilm, combined with Disney’s musical film background opens the door for the only Star Wars sequel I truly want to see… The Star Wars Holiday Special part II Remember the cheesy goodness… Star Wars Holiday Special Song … Continue reading

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It’s October 19th in My Heart.

NBC, bring back my Community… or else (and by “or else” I mean pretty, pretty please with sugar and puppies and rainbows on top).  At least the cast can have fun with the delay.

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I love that Big Yellow Bird!

Thank you Saturday Night Live.  Thank you for giving Big Bird a forum to express himself.  Thank you for keeping it classy with my favorite fictional bird.  And thank you for a joke I can totally share with my kidlets. … Continue reading

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Is the Start of the School Year the Real Start of Your Year?

I’ve never been one to invest too much in New Year’s resolutions.  I never looked at January as the time of renewal.  It mostly serves as the time of year when I mess up a lot of checks writing the … Continue reading

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Out of the Box Parenting Resources

Wired Magazine – Boy, these folks are smarter than me and I love it! I tend to read this next to my laptop so I can google freely when I get stumped.  It also helps me keep up

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Pop Culture Wrap Up… in three words or less!

I’m adding a new feature here on Pop Culture Parent.  Let’s shorthand some of these pressing Pop Culture issues with my handly little three word assessment!  Here goes… Republican National Convention – make it rain! The Expendables II – explosive … Continue reading

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WHOA!

Whoa! Just freakin… Whoa! Watch the whole thing.  Trust me, your mind will be blown in the best possible way! invisible bike helmet

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Hipsters are not cooler than my Grandma (and they never will be)!

Over the past several years, I have watched the increase in media coverage of what we’ll call the young hipsters gone grandma movement.  This movement consists largely of young adults (ages 35 and under) co-opting pursuits that my Southern grandma … Continue reading

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I’m bored with Pop Culture.

Yes, I said it.  Every now and again I get bored with Pop Culture.  Mind you, it takes a lot of television consumption, magazine reading, Internet trolling strolling, comic book obsessing, cartoon avoiding (they really are terrible now) and so … Continue reading

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I Heart You

Cookie Monster was always my favorite! Happy Hump Day!

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