How Finding Dory Will Make Me a Better Dad

You may laugh, but I highly doubt I’m the only dad who wanted one specific thing for Father’s Day: to go see Finding Dory. It couldn’t have come at a better time as we’re struggling through a hard time in our extended family. (Thank you so much Pixar, for consistently providing a light to us in dark times.) The movie’s releaseContinue reading “How Finding Dory Will Make Me a Better Dad”

What Keeps Me Watching Toy Story

Even as a thirty-something year old, Toy Story remains one of my most absolute favorite movies of all time. And like each Pixar film, it’s riddled with tiny things that keep me coming back to it that most people might not really notice. Here are a few examples that I believe help make Toy Story great: 1. Woody is justContinue reading “What Keeps Me Watching Toy Story”

Disney Live-Action: Not As It Once Was

Remember Meet the Deedles? Snow Dogs? Max Keeble’s Big Movie? Me neither, because I never saw them. These are all products of the debacle that was Disney live-action films of the early 2000s. It seemed the company was just churning out whatever cheap film they could make to get the attention of persistent 8-year-olds to drag their parents toContinue reading “Disney Live-Action: Not As It Once Was”

Disney Animation and Baseball

I think every parent wants their kids to show an interest in what they’re invested in. I’m no different. With my kids being just 1 and 2 their minds are young enough to mold. Obviously, if they show an interest in licorice making or the study of different types of sand in Mid-eastern countries, thenContinue reading “Disney Animation and Baseball”

That Match-Out Moment

You know in Back to the Future, how every opportunity to return Marty to 1985 is thwarted until the last possible minute? Like, the Delorean not starting, and the chord getting unplugged, and the movie just keeps you on the edge of your seat and doesn’t let you go until you finally see those flaming tire marksContinue reading “That Match-Out Moment”

One of the Greatest Companies in the World

There is a book I’d like to write about one of the greatest businesses in the world, and I’d like to eventually publish it under Endever’s name. Thing is, it’ll take a few years to write, and the time expense will be big. So I’m throwing the mock-introduction out there to you readers to seeContinue reading “One of the Greatest Companies in the World”

Writers: Win $200!

Homer and Marge, Cinderella and Prince Charming, Ross and Rachel, Shrek and Fiona… These are all iconic fictional couples whom we are familiar with. We adore them, we love them. But what happens after their “Happily ever after?” Do they stay in love? Do they have an unfortunate fallout? Does conflict disrupt their lives? PerhapsContinue reading “Writers: Win $200!”