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Poppy-Fields Movies: The Couch Of Fame
April 3, 2017 – 5:03 AM | 108 Comments
Poppy-Fields Movies: The Couch Of Fame

3/7/17: Actually, you DO know what you're gonna get with PFM Couch Of Famer Forrest Gump!

NCAA (For Real This Time): Join The TN Bracket Group!
March 13, 2017 – 7:19 PM | 6 Comments
NCAA (For Real This Time): Join The TN Bracket Group!

After years of food/culture brackets, why don't we do a real one?

The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: A League Of Their Own
March 6, 2017 – 8:55 AM | 22 Comments
The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>A League Of Their Own</em>

THERE'S NO CRYING ON THE POPPY-FIELDS MOVIE COUCH OF FAME!!

MASTAS Episode 46: Oscar-Winning Songs We Love (And Loathe)
February 23, 2017 – 12:05 PM | 2 Comments
MASTAS Episode 46: Oscar-Winning Songs We Love (And Loathe)

Mark and Sarah take home Oscar gold!

'The Blues Always Been': Dennis McNally's On Highway 61
February 20, 2017 – 5:50 PM | Comments Off on 'The Blues Always Been': Dennis McNally's On Highway 61
'The Blues Always Been': Dennis McNally's <em>On Highway 61</em>

A carefully researched and well-written overview of "the music of freedom" runs out of gas halfway there.

The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: Forrest Gump
January 26, 2017 – 11:11 AM | 6 Comments
The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>Forrest Gump</em>

The Couch Of Fame is like a box of chocolates…OR IS IT?!?!

MASTAS Episode 34: Chicago, "Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is"
November 21, 2016 – 3:47 PM | Comments Off on MASTAS Episode 34: Chicago, "Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is"
MASTAS Episode 34: Chicago, "Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is"

MASTAS loves dad-rock!

The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: The Long Kiss Goodnight
September 23, 2016 – 9:50 AM | 7 Comments
The Poppy-Fields Movie Couch Of Fame: <em>The Long Kiss Goodnight</em>

But is it long enough, with commercials?

Order Of The Shallows: US Open 2016
September 5, 2016 – 3:50 PM | 5 Comments
Order Of The Shallows: US Open 2016

Hellew! Buntsy here. Welcome back to the tennis hotness rankings — now known to those with the secret handshake (oh yeah: that's you) as the Order Of The Shallows! And we've got a new pledge!

Order Of The Shallows: Wimbledon 2016
July 5, 2016 – 4:02 PM | 3 Comments
Order Of The Shallows: Wimbledon 2016

Hi there! John Ramos here. Welcome back once again to the tennis hotness rankings — now known to those with the secret handshake (oh yeah: that's you) as the Order Of The Shallows!