Thank You Irvin Kershner

November 30, 2010By Sam Mitchell

Yesterday I heard about the deaths of two people who shaped my limited experiences for the better as child. This may sound clichéd, but it’s completely true. The first was comedic actor Leslie Nielsen; the second was Empire Strikes Back director Irvin Kershner. My first encounter with Leslie Nielsen was with Airplane! and The Naked … Read More

Ponce de Leon and the End of Time

October 26, 2010By Sam Mitchell

After a Friday night bachelor party that consisted of strip clubs, tattoos, and the longest walk on one of Atlanta’s most dangerous streets at 3 in the morning, I knew the next day would be for physical recovery. Luckily, I’m a planner. I had decided  that Saturday would be dedicated to finally finishing what was … Read More