Despite a bumpy start (featuring lost keys, one exploded soda can and booking an AirBnB loft not only on the wrong date, but also the wrong MFing state), my first road trip of 2017 is in the books.
Let’s face it, this is mostly a shameless attempt to pick up more Twitter followers. But it also gives me the opportunity to read some old tweets and think to myself, “Oh Rachael, you are so clever. Your genius really goes unrecognized. I bet your timeline will become legendary after you die. People will make memes with your tweet and credit them to… Mother Teresa… or something.” #alternativefacts
There’s no need to sugarcoat this – 2016 sucked, guys.
I could sit here and write you thousands of words about what made 2016 the worst, but why dwell on the crappy past when we can look forward to the potentially less crappy future? More about that near the end, but first, the fun stuff.
It’s incredibly difficult to judge a year from the first six months, but if I were to make an assessment on the first half of 2016, I’d say it’s hopeful. A few interesting, unique films have managed to sneak their way into theaters, of the three superhero movies, one was pretty outstanding and we still have Sausage Party to look forward to.
Remember when there were so many good shows on TV? Critically praised hits The Sopranos and The Wire, ABC’s addictive LOST, outstanding cable dramas like Mad Men and Breaking Bad, smart comedies like Parks & Recreation and 30 Rock? It seems like television has taken a dive in the last few years, but there are… Continue reading 10 TV Shows You Should be Watching