Rewatching Buffy – Episode 115

Welcome to Rewatching Buffy, the part of the blog where I rewatch Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Each Tuesday evening, you’re invited to join me as I attempt to rediscover what made me love this show 22 years ago. As You Were Buffy still works at the Doublemeat Palace. It's still depressing. On her way home, … Continue reading Rewatching Buffy – Episode 115

My Favorite Movies #38 – Father of the Bride

Father of the Bride 1991 Directed by Chris Shyer Quick synopsis... In this charming update of the much-loved Hollywood classic, Steve Martin turns in a winning performance as George Banks, the befuddled father who has a hard time letting go of his daughter when she unexpectedly announces her plans to wed. Steve Martin is George … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #38 – Father of the Bride

Can You Teach Me to Read?

No, not literally... I know how to read. I'm pretty sure I wouldn't be able to write if I couldn't read... right? But maybe I never actually learned how to read. Maybe I just memorized what a bunch of words look like. I do like to read. No... I think it's fair to say I … Continue reading Can You Teach Me to Read?

Question of the Week #209

If you could script the basic plot for the dream you will have tonight, what would the story be? Well, it involves a feather boa and the theme to A Summer Place. I can't discuss it here. Not really... that's actually a quote from a TV show. Bonus points if you can tell me what it … Continue reading Question of the Week #209

Don’t Panic

I remember the days of actually having to insert a key into the lock in a car door. In fact, up until 2011, when I bought a Toyota Yaris, I'd never experienced the magic of remote keyless entry. Not that I was amazed by this thing that was new to me. It's not as if … Continue reading Don’t Panic

That Line from Office Space

I always feel funny starting off a blog post by saying, "Can I be honest?" Of course I can be honest. It's my blog. I could lie if I wanted to and no one would know the difference. But I'm not gonna lie. I'm going to admit that I'm pretty sure I'm dealing with a … Continue reading That Line from Office Space

Top 10 Movies of the 2010s

This is definitely something new to the blog. I mean, of course it's new, because this is the first time The Confusing Middle has crossed over into a new decade. And even though I've been blogging for more than a decade, I never did a look back at the best movies of the 2000s. And I'm … Continue reading Top 10 Movies of the 2010s