While many people know the old trope of the book being better than the film, there have actually been many more successful film adaptations of books than poor ones. Notable adaptions include the Godfather, the Lord of the Rings and dozens of Stephen King and Michael Crichton novels. No one really expects film adaptations to … Continue reading 5 Books That Turned Into Amazing Movies
Gambling as a form of entertainment has become more popular as it has become less taboo. Still it seems even with the rise in women gamblers they still seem to fly under the radar. A quick Internet search for celebrity gamblers will give you a plethora of articles about Hollywood’s male A-listers and their favourite … Continue reading Leading Ladies That Love Casino Games
A good session at a casino is a fine balance between the excitement of winning, hope that your last loss won’t mean the end of play, and getting a decent amount of time at the tables or slots. That’s entertainment at its best, and running out of funds can put a real damper on your … Continue reading How to Make Your Casino Budget Stretch
The cinema has always been something special to me. I would have to say that as I’ve grown into a man boy, the experience has lost some of its lustre, but I would write this off to the aging process and the various experiences that come with it. I’ll say this much though, my formative … Continue reading The Cinema & How It Has Changed
Oh how the mighty hath fallen. It’s a term one hears enough and it’s usually in a social setting or a business setting. Sometimes, depending on the context, it’s deserved and in the case of big business it’s often a reminder of many things. It serves to remind them that they cannot rest on their … Continue reading Epic Fails in the World of Sneakers
Method acting, a style of acting made popular by notable actors like Marlon Brando and Daniel Day-Lewis has received what can only be called a bum rep. The most prominent reason for method acting’s at times questionable reputation really has more to do with what actors have done with their abilities and not what the … Continue reading When Good Actors Go Too Far
There have been many famous royal weddings in history, all of which made the world sit up and take notice. Few, however, have been as memorable as the most recent union between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.
When its mentioned that a group of women are spending their Saturday night locked away inside, kitting and crocheting, and making a special effort to wear only sensible clothing, the conclusion drawn would be that they’re in their seventies. But no, it turns out that this group are in their twenties. This is the new … Continue reading Generation Yawn – Old Is The New Cool
A time and a half ago, a valuable and much-needed title for a book would have been, How not to be a jerk. This hasn’t changed. Only now, a more relevant title for the same book would probably be, How not to be a jerk online. The Internet is used for everything from buying and … Continue reading How to Avoid Being a Jerk Online
The other day I ran into a group of students at my local pub. They were, it turned out, studying to be software engineers. Curious, and because I like to consider myself somewhat technology savvy, I asked them a little about modern programming. It was an interesting conversation at first, but it quickly turned depressing … Continue reading Does An Online Casino Need Mobile Compatibility?