Monthly Archives: July 2016
Line(s) of the Day #JuanMartindelpotro
I don’t know him. For two years I was at home, watching `The Simpsons.’
Argentinian tennis star Juan Martin del Potro when asked if he knew anything about his next opponent John-Patrick Smith. The 2009 winner of the US Open has had rotten luck with injuries, and played only 14 matches in two years.
Line(s) of the Day #Firework
Do you ever feel like a plastic bag
Drifting through the wind, wanting to start again?
Do you ever feel, feel so paper thin
Like a house of cards, one blow from caving in?
Taken from the song Firework by Californian songstress Katy Perry, from her third studio album Teenage Dream (2010). Along with one of her later songs Roar, this US chart-topper is considered one of her most empowering songs.
Line(s) of the Day #FerrisBuellersDayOff
Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) in the much-loved 80s classic Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986). Twenty years after it’s initial release, the story of a teenager’s perfect day off continues to entertain and inspire us all.
Gr8at: Ghostbusters Display
With so many people excited about the latest Ghostbusters film, it was no great surprise that Waterloo station wanted to become involved. Especially as they had been so creative with their Jurassic World effort last year. So I went along with my sis to see just what they came up with. It was literally groundbreaking. It might have looked a bit scary but I knew who to call. Enjoy!
Film Quizzes: Ghosts
With the highly-publicised release of the remake of the Ghostbusters film, it got me thinking what other examples of paranormal activity there have been. How will you do with the mix of nice and nasty ghosts below? How easily scared are you?
Line(s) of the Day #TheGoldbergs
Erica: I talked to Lainey about this weekend. It’s a no-go.
Barry: Oh, it’s a scheduling issue? Tell her I’m available Monday through Friday and every other weekend ever plus all other weekdays.
Hayley Orrantia and Troy Gentile in the hilarious family comedy The Goldbergs (2014 -). My thanks to the super wonderful Tosha for her recommendation. I might not take the dating advice on board though 😉
Line(s) of the Day #SheWillbeLoved
Beauty queen of only eighteen she
Had some trouble with herself
He was always there to help her, she
Always belonged to someone else
Taken from the song She Will be Loved by Californian band Maroon 5, from their debut album Songs about Jane (2004).
Line(s) of the Day #Miranda
Line(s) of the Day #That’sLife
I said, that’s life (that’s life) and as funny as it may seem
Some people get their kicks
Stompin’ on a dream
But I don’t let it, let it get me down
‘Cause this fine old world it keeps spinnin’ around
Taken from Frank Sinatra’s song That’s Life (1963) from the album of the same name. If you’re a fan of ol’ Blue Eyes, it’s definitely worth you checking out another of his most famous songs here.