Slink’s Links

Houston temperatures have finally reached the surface of the sun. We are all melting down here. Truly. It feels like a sauna when you walk outside. Please FedEx ice cream and slushy drinks from Sonic. In other news, I just sent free screening passes to my newsletter peeps. If you had no idea I had a newsletter, don’t feel bad — I haven’t had it long. Just the 13 years

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Bachelorette JoJo recap: Beware of the plastics

Bachelorette JoJo Recap: Episode 5: It never occurred to me that The Chad’s absence would create a big hole in the drama department on our favorite show. At first I had high hopes that he would throw a punch after discovering his roommates sprinkle precious grains of protein powder at a memorial service on his behalf. That didn’t happen. I also expected a chainsaw or some blood with all the

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Lessons Learned from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Four months ago we celebrated Pretty in Pink’s 30th anniversary and now it’s Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’s turn. Once again, my friend Stephanie rallied the troops so we could all enjoy one of our favorite flicks at an actual movie theater. Look! There’s Abe Froman on the big screen! It was glorious. It also proves that 1986 was a stellar year. Even though I once had a legitimate crush on

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My thoughts on the 2016 Tony Awards

As you may have assumed, the cultural phenomenon Hamilton cleaned house at the Tony Awards. I imagine that those nominated in musical categories probably knew the cast would walk away with several awards. But I really loved how the audience responded with every Hamilton win with huge applause and standing ovations. It was clear that this particular community truly believes the cast completely deserves each accolade. Host James Cordon opened

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