75 YOF: “White Christmas,” When Musicals Were Fun (1954)

You've heard the song every year on the radio, but have you seen the actual movie? I hadn't, so we got to enjoy one more classic musical in our series. STORY: Army buddies Bob (Bing Crosby) and Phil (Danny Kaye) form a wildly popular two-man show after the end of World War II. While staying … Continue reading 75 YOF: “White Christmas,” When Musicals Were Fun (1954)

75 Years of Film: 1945–Anchors Aweigh

This is a continuing series studying film and history changes, one movie year at a time. For a brief introduction and a list of all movies discussed so far (and to join in those discussions yourself), click here.  Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra? What could be more 1940s? This seemed like one of the definitive … Continue reading 75 Years of Film: 1945–Anchors Aweigh

Christian Dating Part 5: Pray for Them Before you Meet Them

This part is mostly for the single people, but the dating and married can glean some good advice, too. I watched Seven Brides for Seven Brothers the other day, and I think all single people can learn a thing or two from the first song. Bless your beautiful hide Wherever you may be.  We ain't met … Continue reading Christian Dating Part 5: Pray for Them Before you Meet Them