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Weekly Running Post–Jan. 28, 2016

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Weekly Running Podcast – January 28, 2016 <8 mins – 14.9MB>
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Since there are only a few races to talk about this weekend, I spend the majority of the podcast talking about my training and the importance of not trying to catch up on missed runs when you need some extra recovery. Runners like to think they’re invincible and that the an injury is a insignificant glitch that can easily be shaken off. However, sometimes it’s not and you need to take care of your body before you run it into the ground.

This Week’s Race Schedule

Date

Location

Race Name

Distances

Jan. 31

Ottawa, ON

MEC Ottawa Below Zero

5km, 10km

Jan. 31

Albany, NY

Winter Series #5

6.4km, 16km, 32km

Weekly Running Post–Dec. 31, 2015

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Weekly Running Podcast – December 31, 2015 <12 mins – 21.2MB>
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Not much to talk about on the podcast as while there are a handful of races in the area, they all take place in part with New Year celebrations. I spent quite a bit of time on the podcast talking about a few really good articles from the latest issue of the Running Times. Also, here’s a link to the Running Room promotion I mentioned on the podcast.

Golden Globes Recap Podcast

2015 Golden Globes Recap Podcast (24 mins – 22.4 MB)
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The 72nd Golden Globes was here and now gone. The big winners are Boyhood, Birdman, and The Theory of Everything. The big losers were the people (including me) who had to sit through that insufferable telecast. It was really bad and it was truly three hours of my life wasted. If you didn’t watch the show, you can download my recap of the broadcast where I not only discuss the winners and talk about the high and low moments of the show but I offer up some analysis as well as where we are heading as the Oscar nominations are coming out this Thursday.

There will be the usual Weekly Movie Podcast on Tuesday as well as a podcast talking about the Oscar nominations on Thursday.

For any other information about the Golden Globes, check out the page on this site dedicated to this year’s event (by clicking on this link).

Weekly Movie Post–January 9, 2015

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Weekly Movie Podcast – January 9, 2015 <8 mins – 7.3MB>
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Top 5 and New Films for the Weekend Ending
December 28th, 2014

Rank Title $ Wknd. $ per Theatre $ Overall Weeks
1 The Hobbit:
The Battle of the Five Armies
$21.7m $5.6k $220.6m 3
2 Into the Woods $18.7m $7.4k $90.9m 2
3 Unbroken $18.2m $5.7k $87.7m 2
4
The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death $15.0m $5.8k $15.0m new
5 Night at the Museum:
Secret of the Tomb
$14.5m $3.8k $89.8m 3
*All data coming from www.the-numbers.com
 
Theatrical Releases This Week

Wide Release

Inherent Vice (Expansion to Wide Release)
Selma (Expansion to Wide Release)
Taken 3

Limited Releases

Black November
Beloved Sisters
Let’s Kill Ward’s Wife
Predestination
Preservation
The World Made Straight

 

New Home Video Releases This Week

Wide Release

Boyhood
Get On Up
Left Behind
No Good Deed

Limited Releases

Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case
Atlas Shrugged Part III: Who is John Galt?
The Guest
Horns
The Pleasures of Being Out of Step
Two Night Stand

Weekly Movie Post–January 2, 2015

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Weekly Movie Podcast – January 2, 2015 <17 mins – 15.5MB>
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On this week’s podcast, I briefly discuss the potential impact The Interview may have on how we will watch new movies. I will have an article on the site later today that goes into greater detail. Also on the podcast are the box office numbers from the holiday weekend and the new releases coming out in theatres and on video.

Continue reading for the top five charts from the last week’s box office (all data coming from www.the-numbers.com). There’s also a list of all the movies coming out this weekend in theatres and the movies that were released for the home video market this week (with trailers where available).

Get well soon, Steve.

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Weekly Running Post–December 29, 2014

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Weekly Running Podcast – December 29, 2014 <11 mins – 10.6MB>
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Not much to talk about when it comes to running other than the upcoming season. There are a bunch of “Resolution Runs” put on by the Running Room as well as some other New Year’s-themed races in and around the area. I also say some things about winter training that might be helpful to some.

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Weekly Video Game Post–August 23, 2014

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Weekly Video Game Podcast – August 23, 2014 <12 mins – 11.1MB>
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On today’s podcast, I go over the video game sales for the past week (all sales figures come from www.vgchartz.com and the game releases from the past week. There are a few solid releases this week; especially for downloadable titles. Continue reading for the video game sales and the game releases (with trailers) from last week.

Also, here’s the link to my friend Travis Knight’s Indiegogo campaign that I mentioned on the podcast.

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Weekly Movie Post–August 23, 2014

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Weekly Movie Podcast – August 23, 2014 <12.5 mins – 11.4MB>
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Continue reading for the top five charts from the last week’s box office (all data coming from www.the-numbers.com). There’s also a list of all the movies coming out this weekend in theatres and the movies that were released for the home video market this week (with trailers where available).

Also, here’s the link to my friend Travis Knight’s Indiegogo campaign that I mentioned on the if podcast.

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