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Insights into Entertainment

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 51 "Calling Out Disney"

Disney Detective explores some premier Disney actors calling the company out for some of the production choices. A lawsuit against the entertainment empire by an artist who feels their work was ripped off by Disney.

In a separate Star Wars segment we talk about release dates for the new Cassian Andor series in production for Disney+. Then we take a look at some test footage of a live action Star Wars show shot shortly after Revenge of the Sith which never saw the light of day. Then we take a look inside a Star Wars Themed LA mansion currently up for sale.

Entertainment news takes a look at one of our favorite Netflix shows The Crown. Originally scheduled for six seasons the show will now be wrapping up in it’s fifth season with Harry Potter Actress Imelda Staunton taking on the role of the Queen. We’ll finish up the show with another couple of great Insightful Picks of the Week.

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Insights Into Teens

Insights Into Teens: Episode 51 "Injuries and Illnesses"

This week’s episode is inspired by our delay in recording due to a few illnesses in the house. Neither Madison nor dad were feeling well for our regular Friday show so we had to postpone that show and decided to do a podcast on the subject off schedule on Sunday.

We take a look at some of the common injuries and illnesses that teens face. Then we talk about some of the injuries and health issues that Madison has endured in her thirteen years and how she’s coped with them. From your typical bumps and bruises to the obscure and scary illness of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura (HSP) we talk about how we got through some of these common and not so common issues.

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Insights into Entertainment

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 52 "Apologies, Thieves and The Ones We Lost"

This week we look at how Bob Iger is apologizing for Disney’s copyright police strongarming a local PTA trying to raise a few bucks while at the same time a former Disney employee is sentenced for over $7,000 in Haunted Mansion props and Disney World plays host to Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes and a lucky Make-A-Wish Recipient. We also talk about some new information trickling out about Disney’s Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser Hotel.

In entertainment news we have a recently announced script rewrite of Doctor Strange 2, Pee-Wee Herman himself Paul Reubens is looking to stage a comeback. Then we pay homage to three outstanding actors we lost this week in Kirk Douglas, Robert Conrad and Orson bean before we end on a high note with our Insightful Picks of the Week.

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Insights into Entertainment

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 53 "Shrinking kids, growing prices"

In Disney Detective Rick Moranis returns to an iconic role, Disney park prices are on the rise…again. Tinker Bell finds true love decades after first meeting each other.

Our new segment Star Wars Insights takes a trip down memory lane to that fateful day when Mace Windu got his purple saber and a bomb shell revelation of a key character in the latest Darth Vader comic that could shake the Star Wars Universe to it’s core.

We take a look at the new Stranger Things teaser and catch a glimpse of Robert Pattinson as Batman in Entertainment News. We’ll finish up with a couple of unusual Insightful Picks of the Week, a recap and short video of Zolocon 2020 and review some of the upcoming conventions coming to our area.

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Insights Into Tomorrow: Episode 4 "Outbreak"

Coronavirus, the latest pandemic spreading across the world, is this a sign of the end of times? In this episode we look at what the coronavirus is and the impact it’s having on the world at large. We also look at past pandemics that have scared the world into thinking the end was near and the impact they have had on how we react to the spread of disease and the evolution of medical technology to cope with unimaginable numbers of victims of these afflictions.

We’ll examine what the future holds when the next great pandemic strikes. What can we do to come together and pool our resources to prevent these outbreaks from becoming so widespread and how to humanely treat those stricken by them. Another insightful look at a major issue with far reaching consequences.