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Stumbleupon Museum (Vol. 2)

In Uncategorized on August 18, 2011 at 10:57 am


by: Scribble Manor Staff

Here we go again, time for the second installment in the museum.  Enjoy. Read the rest of this entry »


Now on DVD: Paul

In Movies on August 18, 2011 at 10:45 am

by: Mary Coan

If you’re like me (and I know I am), you’re a bit lazy and a bit cheap. Now, not so much as to really damage your relationships or social skills, but enough to be so far behind the proverbial Joneses that they refer to your lifestyle as “the Stone Age.” So what exactly am I getting at here? The name of my game is waiting for movies to come to video (it’s always good to save money!). The movie in question, one that has recently graced the shelves of video rental shops everywhere, is the adorably funny Paul. Read the rest of this entry »

Stumbleupon Museum (Vol. 1)

In Uncategorized on August 14, 2011 at 4:00 pm


by:  Scribble Manor Staff


The day someone told me about StumbleUpon was the day any dream I had of overcoming my procrastination habit died. For those of you who don’t know what StumbleUpon is, it is a website that lets you discover things on the internet that you might not have come across before, based on things that interest you. And it most certainly does deliver. Read the rest of this entry »

“30 Minutes Or Less” Review

In Movies on August 13, 2011 at 12:25 pm

by:  Eric Buenning

Finally, director Ruben Fleischer and actor Jesse Eisenberg come out with their next movie after Zombieland.  Unfortunately, this one doesn’t succeed as much….and there are no zombies. Read the rest of this entry »

2012 Olympics Preview: USA Swimming

In Sports on August 12, 2011 at 1:44 am

by:  Jordan Goldberg


The 2011 World Championships in Shanghai and the National Championships in Stanford provided us with many intriguing new developments in the world of USA Swimming. From the possible end of an era to the emergence of some talented youngsters, there is a lot to be excited for in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

“Party Down” Review

In Television on August 11, 2011 at 1:54 pm

The Show You’ve Never Heard of with the Cast You’ve Definitely Heard Of

by:  Larisa Brusky

Ever find yourself wondering what to do now that your favorite summer shows are winding down before your favorite fall shows start up? Yeah, I had that same problem…until I found the TV show Party Down on Netflix. Read the rest of this entry »

‘The Help’ Review

In Movies on August 10, 2011 at 6:12 pm

by:  Eric Buenning


‘The Help’ is an interesting movie, because it has many subplots within the greater story.  It’s also, really, really, freaking good. Read the rest of this entry »

NFL Season Preview

In Sports on August 8, 2011 at 5:24 pm

by:  Eric Buenning

Everybody does one, so why not me? Read the rest of this entry »

Fear the Beer

In Sports on August 8, 2011 at 3:24 pm

Why Milwaukee could be this Fall’s  Cinderella Team

by:  Eric Buenning

If you watch ESPN as much as I do, you’d realize that (apparently) only four baseball clubs matter:  the Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees,  the Philadelphia Phillies, and the San Francisco Giants. The other 26 teams?  Please.  Well, that’s going to change this fall.

Fear the Beer.

Yes, the Milwaukee Brewers will be around for a long time this fall.   Here’s why: Read the rest of this entry »

‘Crazy, Stupid, Love’ Review

In Movies on August 2, 2011 at 10:33 pm

by:  Eric Buenning

I may be one in a bajillion, but I’m glad Steve Carell left The Office. Read the rest of this entry »