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TV REVIEW: Ted Lasso – S2E2 – Lavender

TV REVIEW: Ted Lasso – S2E2 – Lavender

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartRadio – July 30, 2021) “Lavender” builds to two giant decisions for a pair of crucial characters at turning points in their professional lives, and although Jamie Tartt is at the center of one of them, he’s not one of the two. This wasn’t as much about Jamie as it was about…more

TV REVIEW: Ted Lasso – S2E1 – Goodbye, Earl

TV REVIEW: Ted Lasso – S2E1 – Goodbye, Earl

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartRadio – July 23, 2021) Earl Greyhound was a very very good boy. He was a very special boy. He ran and he played right up until that last moment, chasing a bird that had flown onto the pitch, like any good boy should. He was having fun and being a dog……more

REVIEW: Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain

REVIEW: Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartRadio – July 15, 2021) “How does a storyteller check out without leaving a note?” – John Lurie (artist) By any metric, Roadrunner is a fantastic documentary. By any metric, Roadrunner is eye-opening. By any metric, Roadrunner is painful and dark. It would have to be in order to capture the essence…more

MOVIE REVIEW: Black Widow

MOVIE REVIEW: Black Widow

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartRadio – June 29, 2021) It feels like we’ve been within a month of Black Widow‘s release for about three years, but in reality it’s been just a shade over 12 months. The pandemic and absence of movies it caused are both coming to a close and finally, Scarlett Johansson’s character centerpiece…more

TV REVIEW: Loki

TV REVIEW: Loki

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartRadio – June 7, 2021) Loki is going to be a fun ride, but there is a barrier to entry. That barrier? Enjoyment is largely, if not wholly dependent on your ability to trust Kevin Feige and Marvel to help you understand a lot of it later, because it’s far more akin…more

MOVIE REVIEW: A Quiet Place Part II

MOVIE REVIEW: A Quiet Place Part II

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartRadio – May 25, 2021) This is why we go to the movies, and it’s why the experience of driving to a theater is unmatched when the finished product delivers. When the publicist asked for my comments walking out of the film, I simply said I found it hard to believe anyone…more

Titans vs Ravens: Wild Card Weekend Primer

Titans vs Ravens: Wild Card Weekend Primer

So, we meet again… The last time the Titans hosted a playoff game in 2008, it was a heart-wrenching 13-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. How fitting is it that 12 years later, we’re seeing Déjà vu at Nissan Stadium? This will be the third time in the last calendar year that these two teams…more

Titans vs Texans: Week 17 Primer

Titans vs Texans: Week 17 Primer

Win, and get in. That’s as simple as the Titans’ playoff scenario gets going into Sunday’s regular season finale against the Houston Texans after an embarrassing loss to Green Bay in primetime last week. A win against the 4-11 Texans would clinch the AFC South and a home playoff game for the first time in…more

Week 16 Primer: Titans vs Packers

Week 16 Primer: Titans vs Packers

The 10-4 Tennessee Titans are the highest-scoring team in the NFL in the 2020 season. How many people predicted this to be the case by Week 16? The Titans are one of five teams in NFL history to put up over 420 yards and 30 points in five consecutive weeks, and a repeat of that…more

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