Review of the New Poltergeist Reboot

It was the “Summer of Spielberg.” The summer E.T. the Extra Terrestrial, and Poltergiest were released a week apart in June 1982. Being a child of the 80s, I loved both E.T. and Poltergeist (1982), starring JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, and little Heather O’Rourke as Carol-Anne, who disappears into her bedroom closet (“Theey’re heeere”-a line voted as the 69th movie […]

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Green Bean Casserole Recipe – from Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

Green Bean Casserole Adapted from Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives “Signature Twists” episode at the Old Coffee Pot Restaurant in New Orleans It took some doing, but I finally perfected this made-from-scratch recipe. “Botta-cha-pala?” What the hell did that guy say?? I made the recipe anyway, but it took months of waiting for the episode to come up on actual television, so […]

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