Posts Tagged ‘mike myers’

Ingorious Basterds Trailer

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

Summary from “Inglourious Basterds” (sic) begins in German-occupied France, where Shosanna Dreyfus (Mélanie Laurent) witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa (Christoph Waltz). Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris, where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema.

Elsewhere in Europe, Lieutenant Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) organizes a group of Jewish soldiers to engage in targeted acts of retribution. Known to their enemy as “The Basterds,” Raine’s squad joins German actress and undercover agent Bridget Von Hammersmark (Diane Kruger) on a mission to take down the leaders of The Third Reich. Fates converge under a cinema marquee, where Shosanna is poised to carry out a revenge plan of her own. Found at YouTube from A3FilmTrailers.

Super Bowl Shuffle – The 1985 Bears

Saturday, January 27th, 2007

First of all, I’m not a fan; this year’s team, especially. The Bears are not a Super team by a long stretch, but you gotta hand it to them because they just kept winning games they should’ve lost on their way to this year’s Super Bowl.

The last time they made an appearance in the big game was 1985. That team was overflowing with talent and it showed when they demolished the in , forty-six to ten, in one of the most boring Super Bowls ever played. The most memorable thing about that game was that defensive lineman scored on a touchdown run as a fullback but one of the greatest running backs ever to play the game, the late , did not get a chance to score.

The Bears’ talent off the field, though, was dubious:

Super Bowl XX Highlights

Walter Payton Highlights

Walter Payton had a breath-taking combination of power, speed, quickness, agility, elusiveness, and vision that was absolutely brutal for fans such as myself because we had to face him twice a year.

Da Bears

The ’85 team had such a personality and so many characters on it, that it and their fans became a part of the culture, largely through a recurring skit on featuring , , and the late :