Get Your Mamma Mia! Korean Cast Album

Joining the already existing official cast versions in English, Dutch, German, Spanish, and Swedish, Universal Korea has put out a cast album of the Korean language version. Like the Dutch and German cast recordings, this is taken from a live performance as opposed to a proper studio recording. I always find it interesting to get […]

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My Favorite Online Retailers

Because I buy a lot of music and movies from other countries, I often get asked where I like to buy the CDs and DVDs that I add to my collection. I’ve added a page with some of my favorite retailers. You can find it in the sidebar listed as “Favorite Shopping Links” or click […]

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Mamma Mia! – The Movie Review

I just got in from seeing a test screening of Mamma Mia! The Movie. It was absolutely fantastic!! We are definitely in for a treat come July when the movie gets a proper release. Here’s my review. Don’t worry for those not wanting spoilers, I have a warning in place before I discuss the movie […]

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“Mercy” by Duffy

During the week of March 11-18th, iTunes USA was offering Mercy by Duffy as it’s “Single Of The Week” as a free download. While I’ve not been very impressed by the other free songs of the week I’ve downloaded in the past, this one just knocked my socks off. Comes to find out this song […]

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Checking Out Fresh And Easy

Recently I received an e-mail from a business site that monitors branding related issues, and this time one of their featured articles was on British companies trying to carve out a niche in the American market place. One of the companies featured was Tesco, a British company that’s considered similar to Wal-Mart that’s been launching […]

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Dolly Parton’s “Backwoods Barbie” Bonus after Bonus after Bonus after Bonus

How many exclusive bonus tracks is enough? Dolly Parton’s latest album, “Backwoods Barbie” For Dolly’s first “mainstream” country album in well over a decade, she’s back with a vengence, and she’s after her fans wallets in ways only topped by Garth Brooks who’s so ego driven to outsell the Beatles and Elvis Presley that he […]

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Thank you Babelfish from AltaVista

Today has been interesting in that I was able to use some Japanese sites thanks to the online translator from AltaVista, known as Babelfish. I didn’t think I was going to have much luck with the Japanese site, but the Japanese letters copied right over to the fill in boxes on the website and what […]

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Welcome to my “Gratitude Journal”

Hello and welcome to my “Gratitude Journal” that I’ve entitled “Ryan’s Incredible World”. As one of the key secrets mentioned in the movie entitled “The Secret” to attracting abundance into your life, you must show gratitude for the abundance already in your life. So as such, I want to first extend my deepest thanks to […]

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