Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Lifetime Theater: Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow

When I saw the posters around town for Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow, I probably had the same reaction as everyone: How long before a Jim Henson hologram shows up at a hipster music festival? I was taken by surprised when … Continue reading

Posted in Projected Pixels and Emulsion | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Brief History of Thanksgiving

So I was reading about the exact origins of our American Thanksgiving holiday, as I’m wont to do on a Tuesday afternoon while waiting to get my teeth cleaned, and found myself wholly enlightened. As much as we mythologize the … Continue reading

Posted in Dispatches From Academia, Food | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Food & Wine Thursdays: On The Table This Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! So as we can all get down to advanced gustatory indulgences as quickly as possible, I figured I’d just quickly share with you what wines I’ve purchased or dug out of my cellar to enjoy with friends and … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Wine & Cheese | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Food & Wine Thursdays: Pahlmeyer Cab, Fake Breasts, Platonic Zen and the Inexorable Pursuit of Thanks-Giving

In the serious wine world–the world of collectors, writers, importers and more-than-casual enthusiasts–there are essentially two camps. First, there are those who consider wine to be eminently know-able; that 100 point wines do exist and that the purpose of tasting … Continue reading

Posted in Home of the Bizarre Rant, Nerd Alert, Wine & Cheese | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Wild World of Video for 11/24/10

Next week, Yulemala begins, but first, this message from your friends at the Satellite Show:

Posted in Projected Pixels and Emulsion | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Lose Your Shit This Thanksgiving

I’m getting settled in to my new job, and I’m still trying to rejigger my schedule around, so this post will be a short one. God bless Nicolas Cage. He has managed to invent an entirely new form of acting; … Continue reading

Posted in Projected Pixels and Emulsion | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Food & Wine Thursdays: Creamed Spinach

It’s the holiday-times and there are holiday-times parties to go to and sometimes those holiday-times parties are of the potluck variety. Here’s a great side dish that’s very easy and very delicious to make. Yes, it’s delicious to make. I … Continue reading

Posted in Beer & Meat, Wine & Cheese | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment