WrestleMania XIV – The Attitude Era Begins With Tyson

WrestleMania XIV Poster

Event: WrestleMania XIV Date: March 29, 1998 Venue: Fleet Center (Boston, Massachusetts) Attendance: 19,028 We’re still in the WWF days… I keep thinking we’re flipping over to WWE pretty soon.  Good intro here that’s just starting to talk about the “Attitude Era”.  Goes into the lineage of the WWF title, introduces Austin, DX, Mike Tyson, etc.  We get the announcing duo of Jerry “The King” Lawler and Michael Cole on the mic and we go … Continue reading

Robert B. Parker – R.I.P.

Robert B. Parker (September 17, 1932 – January 18, 2010)

The world lost a great author yesterday when Robert B. Parker died at his home in Massachusetts.  Dr. Parker was the author of over 50 novels.  He was 77 years old and is survived by his wife and two sons.  Ever the working man, Dr. Parker died sitting at his desk. Even if you weren’t a fan of Parker’s work you may very well know one of his characters – Spenser of Spenser For Hire … Continue reading

‘Night And Day’ – The Panty Police And The Night Hawk

Night and Day (2009)

BOOK DETAILS/INFORMATION: Night And Day is the eighth Jesse Stone novel written by Robert B. Parker.  It was originally published in 2009. Preceded By: Stranger In Paradise Followed By: Split Image PLOT SUMMARY: Jesse is back at it again being Chief the only way he knows how to.  The high school principal Betsy Ingersoll takes it upon herself to be the “panty police” with her students checking to make sure that her student’s undergarments are “proper”.  … Continue reading

‘Sea Change’ – The 5th Jesse Stone Novel

Sea Change (2006)

BOOK DETAILS/INFORMATION: Sea Change is the 5th Jesse Stone novel and was published in 2006.  There was a made for TV version of this story starring Tom Selleck that aired on May 22, 2007.  Selleck was given an Emmy nomination (Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie) for his performance. PLOT SUMMARY: In Paradise, Massachusetts, the body of serial divorcee Florence Horvarth washes up on the local shore. As Stone investigates her death, … Continue reading