Kazzy and Russell take on Tinseltown

In comments to my Oscar prediction post from last week, League chum, sports aficionado and Academy Award neophyte Kazzy came up with a space awesome idea.  In lieu of a viewing party, we’d watch the show “together” and exchange thoughts about it from the contrasting viewpoints of First-time Viewer and Dedicated Fan.  I loved the…

Russell’s blind Oscar picks

Oh, goodie.  Goodie, goodie gumdrops.  Oscar nominations are out. Just for giggles, I thought I’d see if I could guess this year’s winners cold.  By that, I mean before any of the Big Predictor Preliminary Awards have been doled out.  In my book, the BPPAs include the Golden Globes (sorta), the SAG Awards (definitely) and…