Movie Review: Black Panther

I’m still stunned that the movie Black Panther is getting so many positive reviews.  It wasn’t that good of a movie in my opinion. Before I get to why I won’t allow my kids to watch it, I want to point out a couple of things. This is my opinion for my family. By no…

A valuable confirmation from The Nature Boy

The other day I was browsing through channels and came across a 30 for 30 documentary about a popular professional wrestler, The Nature Boy – wooooo – Ric Flair. Growing up in the 80’s I was a fan of the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) which is now called the WWE.  My parents didn’t know where…

Priceline – Bait & Switch strategy

I’m going to be traveling to Milwaukee next week and am looking to rent a vehicle while there.  Priceline caught my eye while on LinkedIn with some unbelievable pricing. Wow!  $22 a day and even $20 a day but that can’t be the Milwaukee airport could it?  So I clicked the link and saw that…

Why I’m a Filmmaker

I love movies.  I love eating popcorn. These two admissions is not why I’m a filmmaker. The other day I sat to watch a movie.  Had my popcorn in hand with just the right amount of salt and surprisingly the previews were still playing.  Normally I arrive a little late and miss the previews. It was…

Watch my First Movie!

The movie is down below, but read the background, it’s long but worth your time. I’m busy.  Like all the time busy. I’ve been criticized for it. Been told that I shouldn’t be this busy but I’m learning to ignore the noise. Currently I have a Full time job Started a hot and innovative startup…

The meaning behind the name TJR:

In the second video segment on the Kickstarter campaign Boat Rocker Records executives asked about the meaning behind the name TJR: Salt was at it’s peak and after our guitarist left I wrote my first worship song called Happily Ever After.  Those days I presented new music to the members in Salt so they could…

My 2015 NFL QB Top Ten Rankings

I’m a die hard Seahawk fan so when I was asked by SkullKingFootball.com to provide my top 10 QB rankings for the upcoming 2015 season I was anxious to see who would be the top on my list.  You see I go with what the data tells me because there is no way on God’s…

Celebrity Worship

We as a human race were born to worship.  There is something inherently in us that longs to worship something.  Worship is defined as expression of reverence and adoration to a deity.  God created the world and various species in it.  Our species has a special love affair with God stemming from how He created…

2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,100 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 3 trips to carry that many people. Click here to…

Exodus: Gods and Kings Movie Review

This is my third Biblical Review of the year and although the first two movies did not meet my expectations, I’m tickled that I’m even writing these reviews and thankful that Hollywood is making an attempt to produce high budget top notch quality biblical stories. My only thought is, why are filmmakers that don’t believe in…