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SBox Quickie: Let’s Talk About Julia, Sesame Street’s Autistic Muppet

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Today is Autism Awareness Day once again, as well as Autism Awareness Month, a time dedicated to the recognition and discussion of this increasingly common neuro-type. In honor of this occasion, I’d like to briefly discuss a topic that, while not entirely new, does somewhat align with what I do here on this blog. That’s because it appears that autism will be visiting the most well known city block on television: Sesame Street. Continue reading SBox Quickie: Let’s Talk About Julia, Sesame Street’s Autistic Muppet

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My 2015 Movies: Entourage (#18)

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Up until a few months ago, the only person in my house who had seen the Entourage series was my dad. Once he saw that this movie was coming, he convinced me and my family to give the show a try. We ended up marathoning the show in a little over a month. Literally, we saw this movie right after we saw the series finale. Sure it got mixed to negative buzz, but we were to into the show to care. And we ended up walking out with a smile on our faces and an heir of satisfaction. Continue reading My 2015 Movies: Entourage (#18)

SBox Recommends: Entourage (Movie Review)

Note: SBR never spoils.

Off the bat I’ll admit one thing: I didn’t watch Entourage when it was still on. I wasn’t of age to see the show and maintain childhood innocence. The show started when I was in first grade and ended when I was in eighth. So, I wasn’t allowed to watch the show at the time. Besides, the only Entourage fan in the house was my dad. The rest of us had never seen an episode…Then the movie was announced.

My dad convinced us to watch the show in the hopes of us all seeing the movie when it came out. We started in mid-May with the first episode, then marathoned the show for a couple weeks. The week after the film came out, we were ready. Our hopes were high and patience low. We walked into a packed theater on a Tuesday night prepared to see the, little did I know, love-or-hate film of the summer.

Our thoughts were pretty much the same exiting the theater. This was an okay movie. Could’ve been better, but we were satisfied all the same. Continue reading SBox Recommends: Entourage (Movie Review)