• Film Review – Glass (2019)

    Apologies are due for what I intend to be a brief opening rant. Feel free to skip to the “Glass” subheading below, but for those otherwise inclined I would share an observation or two about the evils of going to the movies on a Saturday. As your favorite Doctor...
  • Film Review – The Last Laugh (2019)

    Before I commence a brief dissertation on the recent Netflix release The Last Laugh starring the now-septuagenarians Chevy Chase and Richard Dreyfuss, I would like to take a moment to reflect upon a portion of the Chase filmography. In the glorious, inimitable decade known as the 1980’s, Chevy Chase...
  • Cigar Review – Boondock Saint by Black Works Studio

    THE CIGAR – BOONDOCK SAINT by BLACK WORKS STUDIO Size: 6 1/4 x 46 (corona larga) Wrapper: Pennsylvania Broadleaf Binder: Nicaragua Habano Filler: Connecticut, Nicaragua, and Pennsylvania Price: $10.50 It’s Sunday night and I’m in a shitty mood. After spending nearly an hour combing through Netflix and Amazon Prime...
  • Film Review – What Still Remains (2018)

    I was tempted late of one afternoon to finally take the Bird Box plunge and see what all the hullaballoo was about, but I could not overcome a mild trepidation at the 124 minute running time… and then when I heard that a few people had taken to wearing...
  • Film Review – New Year’s Evil (1980)

    The Doctor apologizes for his recent hiatus from the Tuesday Night Cigar Club scene. Unfortunately, the tumbling stock market – combined with rumors that I (allegedly) behaved poorly at a holiday cocktail mixer, even though I correctly proved a point about the dangers of attempting certain kitchen activities while...
  • Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique

    The folks over at Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique were kind enough to ask our opinion on some of their cool gifts. Here’s a clip from Tuesday Night Cigar Club episode 85 where we discuss their Simply Stemless Wine Sipper! Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique delivers a quality product at a fair price,...
  • Cigar Review – 1880 M18: Premium toro

    THE CIGAR – M18 PREMIUM TORO by 1880 INTERNATIONAL Size: 6 x 52 Wrapper: Ecuador Binder: Dominican Republic Filler: Nicaragua & Dominican Republic Price: $19.50 From the 1880 website, “Our proprietary method blends premium single malt scotch or single malt whisky, with each element of the cigar, the filler,...
  • Review – Halloween: Resurrection (2002) & Acid Kuba kuba cigar

    Like a line from that old Grateful Dead dirge, what a long, strange trip it’s been. After much waxing nostalgic, we have reached the final chapter in our Halloween retrospective. Unfortunately, that final chapter is Halloween: Resurrection. Perhaps a better title would have been Halloween: Let’s Get This Over...
  • Review – Halloween H20 (1998) & Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco cigar

    Perhaps only a scant three years had passed since the last Halloween film hit cinema screens, but H20 was released during a new era as far as horror movies were concerned: the post-Scream era, a world that includes the Jump Scare*, tongue-in-cheek humor, and a new brand of savvy...