Entertainment

IHGB Movie Review: Aladdin

Movie: AladdinRated: PGStarring: Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will SmithThe Trailer: The Gist: Aladdin gets lamp. Aladdin rubs lamp. Genie grants wishes.  Let’s just get this out of the way right now — GO SEE THIS MOVIE. Get up from your seat, buy a ticket, and go see this movie on the big screen right now. I know. Some of you are nervous because you saw the clip or heard the Internet kick

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2019 Summer Book List

I kid you not when I say that this is one of my favorite posts of the year! It’s my fifth installment of the iHateGreenBeans summer book list and I need your help gathering up all your favorite novels, authors, and secret indulgences so I can spend countless hours making the best reading list you’ve ever seen. There’s only one stipulation: You have to send me the names of books

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Movie Review: Avengers: Endgame

Movie:Avengers: EngameRated: PG-13Starring: Every handsome man named Chris, my beloved Paul Rudd, and the GOAT Robert Downey Jr.The Trailer: The Gist: Everyone in Hollywood gathers together to save the world from a mean purple villain. I’ve been a Marvel fan from the beginning. Am I a comic book nerd? Not in the traditional sense. That means I don’t have crates of graphic novels lining the walls of my bedroom. I just have

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Earth Day

When I think back on memories of Earth Day, one image comes to mind. Guzzling water like a dehydrated fool, which I did one year. I lived in Dallas and there was a big Earth Day movement that involved planting a garden or planting a tree or digging something in the dirt. I forgot that our office team members signed up to be on an Earth Day Squad, so I

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Michael Bublé Houston Fan Club President

I may not be the actual president of the Michael Bublé fan club, but I am a card-carrying member. I remember the day my friend Keri introduced me to his “It’s Time” album. I squealed with delight because I had JUST EXPERIENCED THE WONDER THAT IS THE BUBLÉ while watching The Wedding Date in 2004. Counting the concert I just attended this week, I’ve seen Michael four times. He’s an

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