Movie Review: “Snowpiercer” Shocks and Awes

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I grow restless with my media. It’s a thing that I do. As a teenager I would devour my books, video games, and movies with reckless abandon — especially my RPG’s and JRPG’s.… Continue reading

Snack Review: 7-Eleven’s Doritos Loaded

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Earlier this week the day finally arrived when the new Doritos Loaded snack hit the shelves at my local 7-Eleven. I’ve been chowing down on taquitos and drinking Double Gulps for years, so… Continue reading

How To Train Your Dragon 2 Review

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How to Train Your Dragon was released in 2010 and it blew me away so much that it easily topped my favorites list of the year. Inception was released in 2010. This is a… Continue reading

“Edge of Tomorrow” Review

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It is easy to deride the state of the modern blockbuster. Sometimes it feels like we have been overwhelmed by Transformers, Marvel and their clones, remakes, reboots, reimaginings, adaptations, and recreations. Each of… Continue reading

Best of Netflix: “Mud” (2012)

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Some of the best films out there are the ones you just can’t watch casually. They are almost a task to watch because of their gravity, and when you reach the end, they weigh heavily… Continue reading

Gary’s Pokemon Training Tips: How to Be the Very Best Like No One Ever Was (Even More)

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Hey boys and girls. Gary Oak the super Boss man is here and back in business. I’ve been busy lately being awesome, most recently via a mountain conquest with my fellow awesome pals… Continue reading

Who is Jon Snow’s Mum? The R + L = J Theory Explained for Show-Watchers

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This is about as spoilery as spoilery can get. For those of you who only watch the show, these are some major book spoilers. What I’m going to reveal comes from the Song… Continue reading

Critics Be Damned: In Defense of “The Fault in Our Stars”

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Note: This article contains spoilers for the film The Fault in Our Stars, so read only if you don’t mind and/or have already seen it. One of the annoying things about writing movie… Continue reading

“August: Osage County” Movie Review

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For some reason the only time I even heard of August: Osage County was when awards season was upon us. Maybe I don’t watch enough TV and missed the trailers. Maybe it’s just… Continue reading

Snippets Podcast: Corey and Liam Tackle “Godzilla”

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Corey and Liam carved out some time recently to chat over all the best aspects of the smashing box office success by Gareth Edwards: Godzilla. If you’d like to, take a look at… Continue reading

“A Million Ways to Die in the West” Movie Review

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A Million Ways to Die in the West is Seth MacFarlane‘s next step in feature-length films after the moderate success of Ted. MacFarlane is most widely known for his work as the principle… Continue reading

Podcast: Liam and Corey Discuss the “Interstellar” Trailer

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Mankind was born on Earth. It was never meant to die here. Here at Snippets, we are huge fans of Christopher Nolan’s work — especially Liam. The Prestige, Inception, and especially the Batman Trilogy.… Continue reading

Beer Review: Narragansett Del’s Shandy

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“Hi neighbor!” Back in late February, beer lovers from around New England held their breath in amazement when Stephen Muzrall broke ground in the RI shandy game with the following Tweet: @Gansettbeer to… Continue reading

Lifehacks: How to Get Lots of Freebies For Your Birthday

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If you’re looking to have the best birthday ever, then you’ve come to the right place. Look no further: CLICK HERE Alright, alright. In all seriousness, when your birthday rolls around it is… Continue reading

Mobile App Review: “Duolingo” is Language Learning Made Fun & Easy

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Learning a new language is hard. They pronounce letters weird. Some words don’t even translate into English. And what’s up with those false cognates? Traditionally, overcoming these challenges means years in a classroom or… Continue reading

Ric’s Netflix Picks: “How to Be a Man”

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What is the most important thing a father can teach his son? How to be a man. Mark McCarthy (Gavin McInnes), a former comedian, has just discovered that he is dying. Not wanting… Continue reading

How to Make a Wonder Woman Movie (As Told by a Dude)

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“We need one!” “The world is not ready for one!” “It cannot be done right!” There has been a lot written about the prospect of a Wonder Woman movie; a lot, possibly too… Continue reading

Fox Picks up Batman Prequel Show: “Gotham”

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The 2014 pilot season is upon us and Fox has started it off with a bang. Gotham just hit the top of everyone’s list for the most anticipated pilot of the year. In this… Continue reading

Fast Food Review: Arby’s Smokehouse Brisket Sandwich

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I’ve admittedly never been a huge fan of Arby’s. Most of their menu is just roast beef sandwiches, and I have a hard time justifying buying too many of those when I can easily… Continue reading

Great Chemistry Can’t Save the Day in Poorly Scripted “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2, much like its predecessor, is a colorful comic book movie that stands apart from the recent slew of common hyper-realist superhero films, but not necessarily in a good way.… Continue reading