The son of Odin has returned, yet again, with a resounding thunderous crash but this time with a more lighthearted, warmer and almost sillier flash. “Thor: Ragnarok” (2017) is an oddity in that, while the third sibling, it is its own standalone from its Thor predecessors. “Thor: The Dark World” (2013) was almost always too … More Thor: Ragnarok (2017): Movie Review
So I’ll admit, I’ve been a bit tardy. Some readers have complained (and I’m flattered) that they are yet to know what I’ve thought of Mad Max (2015) and Jurassic World (2015). Two days ago a message came in for “Straight Outta Compton” (2015). Hold your horses I haven’t even thought of that one yet, … More Movie Mini-reviews: Mad Max, Ex Machina, Jurassic World and…
“Hey, Macklemore! Can we go thrift shopping?” squeaks the excited little darling at the thought of being taken by the grownup to the thrift store down the road to shop for secondhand treasures. For a song about being cheap “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis went on to be the most successful track on … More Shopping Thrifty in our Shared Economy
Since as far as I can remember, I recall that I never knew what actually happened inside our dry cleaner’s store. The blank thought of what follows soon after our clothes were pushed over the counter, to the eager strangers who lived at a tiny blue and white store named “Shine N Bright” located down … More Unbuttoning the Mystery of Dry Cleaning
Dear You, To celebrate the Literartist reaching 25,252 views as of today (some of you detail oriented guests might have already noticed but….) I would like to announce the site’s BRAND NEW domain name! That’s right, the literartist.blogspot.com will hence forth be now known as: http://www.literartist.com You’d think someone would have already thought of this … More The Literartist Hits 25,000 Views!
Oh you little superficial stalker. Pity. Your home page refreshes and you see one of your friends has walled another, writing nothing but “inbox”. In protest you let out a nasal snigger of disapproval. You grudgingly think the only reason Jack wrote “inbox” on Jill’s wall was to let their notification starved audience know they … More Walling "inbox" on Facebook: The True Reasoning
UPDATE: I am delighted to let you all know that I am partly syndicating this blog with The Eagle, the Official college newspaper of AU! I will now be blogging for the The Eagle on a weekly basis so you can also expect weekly posts from now on in The Literartist as well. ____________________________________________________________ Dang … More Want $1 Million Dollars? Well, Ask For It!
It’s been a while hasn’t it. Firstly, it feels good to know that I’m not merely talking to myself. Google Analytics has informed me that there are strange people visiting this site (one of them is actually from Turkey! Really?). Thank you for that. So, the other day I got back pretty late from college … More If Facebook Crashed