“Dude, I’m such a jerk, it’s ridiculous.”

A bit off-track, but since the Keeper’s favorite show of the new season has been renewed for a second season *insert happy dance here*, I thought it was past time we offer a small salute to Scott Grimes, currently appearing as jokester helmsman Lieutenant Gordon Malloy of the Union exploratory ship, The Orville, which is also the title Read More …

On This Date…

In the same year which saw the release of future Academy Award-nominee The Insider, a smaller production came to the big screen on the first of October in 1999. The comedy-drama Mystery, Alaska was directed by Jay Roach (Austin Powers – International Man of Mystery) and starred Russell Crowe, Hank Azaria, Mary McCormack, Lolita Davidovich, Colm Meaney, Kevin Durand, Read More …

April 7th, 1964

And a Happy Birthday to a man of many faces…

Prelude – a Crowe’s Point Story (From the days when it was still the Crowe’s Nest)

Although written some time following the original story, this is considered a Prequel to By Way of Introduction, which can be found at https://www.scribd.com/document/28229437/By-Way-of-Introduction-MASTER and takes place in late May of the year 2000 – the month which saw the release of the movie, Gladiator.   EPILOGUE The Twenty-Eighth of May 2000 — early evening: Read More …

Prelude – a Crowe’s Point Story (from the days when it was still the Crowe’s Nest): Part Four

Although written some time following the original story, this is considered a Prequel to By Way of Introduction, which can be found at https://www.scribd.com/document/28229437/By-Way-of-Introduction-MASTER and takes place in late May of the year 2000 – the month which saw the release of the movie, Gladiator. In all his months there, the sheriff had never seen Read More …

Prelude – a Crowe’s Point Story (from the days when it was still the Crowe’s Nest): Part Three

Although written some time following the original story, this is considered a Prequel to By Way of Introduction, which can be found at https://www.scribd.com/document/28229437/By-Way-of-Introduction-MASTER and takes place in late May of the year 2000 – the month which saw the release of the movie, Gladiator. Part Three He stayed longer in the shower than he Read More …

Belated Movie Date Release Celebration (and a bit of a ramble): OCTOBER 1st

On October 1st, 1999, ‘Mystery Alaska‘ was released, and starred not only Russell Crowe, but the legendary Burt Reynolds, as well as Hank Azaria (The Simpsons), Mary McCormack, Colm Meaney (Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space 9) and Lolita Davidovich. When an article written by a former resident – now big city reporter – Read More …

Prelude – a Crowe’s Point Story (from the days when it was still the Crowe’s Nest): Part Two

Although written some time following the original story, this is considered a Prequel to By Way of Introduction, which can be found at https://www.scribd.com/document/28229437/By-Way-of-Introduction-MASTER and takes place in late May of the year 2000 – the month which saw the release of the movie, Gladiator.   Part Two   Gym bag thrown over one shoulder, Read More …