The 66 Best Inventions of The Past 66 Years

On any normal day, you might buckle your seatbelt, get cash from an ATM, check the news on your cellphone. Chances are, these things feel unremarkable—but it wasn’t so long ago that they each would have been utterly unthinkable. Thanks to six and a half decades of remarkable scientific and technological innovation, 2020 looks veryContinue reading “The 66 Best Inventions of The Past 66 Years”

The 20 Best Stephen King Movies of All Time

Stephen King has a theory that he’s cursed, and the hex manifests itself in the form of film appearances. “He said, ‘Actually, you have to know that I’m a jinx,’” Andy Muschietti, the director of the IT movies, told Vanity Fair when Chapter Two debuted. “Apparently all the movies that he was in with aContinue reading “The 20 Best Stephen King Movies of All Time”

The World’s 100 Greatest Places of 2021

The challenges of the past year and a half have transformed our world, and few industries have been as affected as travel, tourism and hospitality. In many ways, TIME’s third annual list of the World’s Greatest Places is a tribute to the people and businesses at the forefront of those industries who, amid extraordinary circumstances,Continue reading “The World’s 100 Greatest Places of 2021”

Who Won A Grammy Last Night?

It’s a wrap for the 2021 GRAMMY Awards show, officially known as the 63rd GRAMMY Awards!  Female performers including Beyoncé and Taylor Swift had a record-making night at the 2021 Grammy Awards, a jam-packed but socially distanced show highlighted by live music sorely absent during the pandemic era. Four women won the top four prizesContinue reading “Who Won A Grammy Last Night?”

The Fire Wire’s Top 10 Graphic Novels

Here is a list of my all-time 10 favorite graphic novels largely dominated by early Frank Miller. If you have not read any of these, I highly recommend them as most are still in print. Links have been included to order. Enjoy… Daredevil: Born Again    Daredevil: Born Again” is a 1986 comic book storyContinue reading “The Fire Wire’s Top 10 Graphic Novels”

The Best Sandwich In Every State

On this list, you will not necessarily find the most fashionable or visually appealing sandwiches. Food and Wine wanted to pick only icons and legends, the sandwiches that have stood the test of time.  They wanted the ones with an extreme sense of belonging, the sandwiches people would fight for, and possibly over. As anContinue reading “The Best Sandwich In Every State”

The FIRE WIRE’s 20 Most Anticipated 2021 Movies

2021 is FINALLY here and it’s time for THE FIRE WIRE to present our 20 Most Anticipated 2021 Movies. Check out the list below! 20. A Quiet Place Part II (April 23) Following the success of 2018’s A Quiet Place, John Krasinski returns (as both actor and director/writer) to helm A Quiet Place: Part II.Continue reading “The FIRE WIRE’s 20 Most Anticipated 2021 Movies”

TIME Reveals Its 2020 List of The 100 Most Influential People In The World

TIME has revealed the 2020 TIME100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The issue has 8 worldwide covers, each highlighting a member of the TIME100: immunologist Dr. Anthony Fauci , performer The Weeknd, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai , COVID-19 frontline nurse Amy O’Sullivan , actor Gabrielle Union and athleteContinue reading “TIME Reveals Its 2020 List of The 100 Most Influential People In The World”

The 25 Greatest Movie Bands of All Time

On October 5th, 1991, the Dublin-based soul band known as the Commitments hit their peak position on the Billboard 200 when they cracked the top 10 to secure the number eight spot on the music chart, wedged between Ozzy Osbourne and Bonnie Raitt. The biggest difference between those two legendary artists and the Irish newcomers?Continue reading “The 25 Greatest Movie Bands of All Time”

What Are The 50 Best Science Fiction TV Shows of All Time?

It’s odd to think that, once upon a time, a TV show set in space — one that declared, in its opening narration, as the cosmos being the “final frontier” — was considered the pop-cultural equivalent of an unwanted party-crasher. Yes, a concept like Star Trek was both of its time and clearly ahead ofContinue reading “What Are The 50 Best Science Fiction TV Shows of All Time?”

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