My Favorite Movies #26 – Hook

Hook 1991 Directed by Steven Spielberg Quick synopsis...┬áPeter Pan grows up to become a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But when his kids are kidnapped by a vengeful Capt. Hook, Peter is forced to return to Neverland, where he gets a chance at redemption. Let's just go ahead … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #26 – Hook

Happy Thoughts

I watched the movie Hook the other day and something struck me. The grown up Peter Pan had a really hard time flying. Now, if you know the Peter Pan story, you know that all it takes to fly is a little pixie dust and one happy thought. In the classic Disney version of the … Continue reading Happy Thoughts

Question of the Week #16

If at birth you could select the profession your child would eventually pursue, would you do so? No, because then we fall into the same trap as the people of the doomed planet Krypton. Just because you're born into the science guild doesn't make you better than someone born into the labor guild. And if … Continue reading Question of the Week #16