Month: August 2008

This ‘Bunny’ is not funny

In “The House Bunny,” Anna Faris plays the role of Shelly Darlingson, a playboy model who gets kicked out on the street after turning 27. Stumbling upon the Zeta Alpha Zeta sorority house, she decides to help the girls change their image so they can gain the thirty pledges they need to not be shut down.

Olympics wrap up

To most the Olympics are about going for the gold. However, for the vast majority of athletes competing, the journey is the reward. Many of these competitors spend their entire lives training for moments that will last minutes. When their moments are over some have achieved their dreams of winning gold, while most will be happy just to have competed.

Viewpoints goes to Comic-Con

If you’re surrounded by stormtroopers and Klingons, and you’ve been waiting in line overnight just to get a glimpse at the “Watchmen” trailer, then you must be at Comic-Con International. Held every year during the last weekend in July, Comic-Con is the world’s largest comic book convention.

The king reclaims his throne

Before “The Mummy” or “National Treasure,” there was Indy. Before “The Legend of Zelda” or “World of Warcraft” there was Indy. In a moment nearly 20 years in the making, that familiar music blasts into the theater and everyone’s favorite reluctant hero reappears into our lives.