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B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 6

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 6

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – February 9, 2020) EPISODE 6: THE ONE WITH THE YIDDISH VAMPIRE The very end of the episode was predictable and was set-up throughout, but outside of that particular sequence, which was full-on tension and one heck of a cliffhanger, it was an episode that actually felt like a bit of…more

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 5

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 5

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 31, 2020) EPISODE 5: TEAR-DRINKER “Tell him to stop.” This brings me right back to Eddie Murphy’s classic Delirious special, talking of Poltergeist and the “get out” reaction from his family. “Too bad we can’t stay.” Pretty much. When Jeannie Anderson has that moment in her home in the…more

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 4

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 4

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 27, 2020) EPISODE 4: QUE VIERE EL COCO The Outsider is compelling. It’s a very good show. Usually when you read a sentence like that, there’s a “but” in the vicinity. Nope. I’m enjoying it. I thought it fitting to write bluntly and in quick strike fashion, matching Holly…more

B6B: MOVIE REVIEW: The Gentlemen

B6B: MOVIE REVIEW: The Gentlemen

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 23, 2020) For the first time in a while, I was excited for a Guy Ritchie movie. It isn’t that everything he’s made in recent years has been trash, because that’s untrue. It’s more that I’ve left disappointed relative to my own walk-in expectations. Since Lock, Stock, and Two…more

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 3

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 3

JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 19, 2019) Whatever might be ailing you, all you have to remember and tell yourself is, “At least I’m not Jack Hoskins.” All the alcohol in the world doesn’t even appear to phase whatever various stab wounds the invisible man created in the back of his neck.” He’s in pain…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from Titans vs. Chiefs (AFC Championship)

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from Titans vs. Chiefs (AFC Championship)

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 19, 2020) It was quite a ride, one that ended one stop short of Miami and the Super Bowl. Oh so close, but the future looks like it might be bright, even though there is work to be done in the offseason, especially in the front office. But, although…more

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 2

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 2

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 19, 2020) So… Terry Maitland didn’t do it after all, I guess. I got that part right, but went a little too far with reading into things, which can happen in a series opener. The end of the first episode turned out to mean basically nothing at all, which…more

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 1

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 1

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 15, 2020) Sometimes, I’m not sure whether a series is going to find the right niche for a weekly cover, because as much as sometimes I WANT to cover something, the audience isn’t there for it, so I then just say something like, “Lodge 49 is such a good…more

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from Titans vs. Ravens (AFC Divisional Playoff)

B6B: Big 6 Takeaways from Titans vs. Ravens (AFC Divisional Playoff)

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 11, 2019) At this stage, there’s not much that hasn’t been said that’s been proven either wrong or prophetic, but what we saw on Saturday night in Baltimore against the top seeded Ravens may well go down as one of the most improbable wins in the postseason in a…more

B6B: MOVIE REVIEW: 1917

B6B: MOVIE REVIEW: 1917

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 8. 2020) Wow. How about I just stop the review right there? I might as well, because that was my reaction as I walked out of the movie, which begs to be seen on the biggest, loudest, most technically powerful screen and sound system imaginable. I wondered why it…more

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B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 6

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 6

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – February 9, 2020) EPISODE 6: THE ONE WITH THE YIDDISH VAMPIRE The very end of the episode was predictable and was set-up throughout, but outside of that particular sequence, which was full-on tension and one heck of a cliffhanger, it was an episode that actually felt like a bit of…

Hot Country Knights to Headline Talladega Superspeedway’s Saturday Night Infield Concert, April 25

Hot Country Knights to Headline Talladega Superspeedway’s Saturday Night Infield Concert, April 25

Photo Credit: Jim Wright TALLADEGA, Ala. – Dedicated road warriors who have basically lived out of a van their entire existence, the Hot Country Knights is set to headline Talladega Superspeedway’s traditional Saturday Night Infield Concert on April 25, during the track’s spring triple-header weekend. The news coincides with this morning’s announcement behind the Knights 2020 ONE KNIGHT STAND TOUR that…

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 5

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 5

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 31, 2020) EPISODE 5: TEAR-DRINKER “Tell him to stop.” This brings me right back to Eddie Murphy’s classic Delirious special, talking of Poltergeist and the “get out” reaction from his family. “Too bad we can’t stay.” Pretty much. When Jeannie Anderson has that moment in her home in the…

Tennessee State University, Nashville Predators enter historic partnership for “$1 Million in 1 Month” Campaign

Tennessee State University, Nashville Predators enter historic partnership for “$1 Million in 1 Month” Campaign

Nashville, Tenn. (January 30, 2020) – Tennessee State University President Glenda Glover and Nashville Predators President and CEO Sean Henry announced today a long-term partnership beginning with the launch of the “$1 Million in 1 Month” campaign – a historic, first-of-its-kind fundraising goal that will combine TSU’s passion for education with the best fans in sports during…

Column: I thank Kobe as a basketball fan

Column: I thank Kobe as a basketball fan

Kobe is Gone. His Legacy Lives Forever. By: Madison Blevins (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) “Hearing the ball bounce. The feeling that you get when you make a great pass. Walking on the hardwood. Lacing up your sneakers… the whole game is just tremendous.” Kobe in high school when he was asked why he loved…

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 4

B6B: TV REVIEW: The Outsider – Episode 4

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – January 27, 2020) EPISODE 4: QUE VIERE EL COCO The Outsider is compelling. It’s a very good show. Usually when you read a sentence like that, there’s a “but” in the vicinity. Nope. I’m enjoying it. I thought it fitting to write bluntly and in quick strike fashion, matching Holly…

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