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12/23 And now, the end is near…

This is it. This is the last pairing before the finals tomorrow. This has been a bracket full of surprises for me – so different from prior years! And vastly different from the one I’m doing with my team at…
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12/22 Welcome to the Festive Four

You’ve narrowed the field from 32 movies down to 4. Which frosty flick filled with fun, frolic, and festive fripperies will claim victory this year? We will find out in a matter of days. Welcome to the Festive Four. **Results…
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12/21 Back on track!

I can’t believe we’re creeping up on the end of this. Saturday the winner will be announced, and then the festivities will fade to the background… then what will I do with my time?! Anyway, I’m back on track today…
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12/19 & 12/20 I’M A COTTON-HEADED NINNY MUGGINS!!!

I AM A COTTON-HEADED NINNY MUGGINS!!!!! I put the wrong movie on the poll for the 19th – it was supposed to be Home Alone, not The Holiday. MAJOR DIFFERENCE. The mister: “Home Alone wins by default?” Me: “They would…
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12/19 Speechless, gobsmacked, and pretty much surprised

Wow. I am speechless…which as some of you know doesn’t happen often. 84 people voted, and while I know that probably doesn’t seem like a very big deal, after a couple years of doing this and only getting like 25…
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12/12 There really is nothing worse than people…or, Mr & Mrs Peach Martini start their Christmas shopping.

‘Twas the night before Monday, and all through our house The only creatures stirring are me and my spouse. Christmas shopping was done, some curse words were said – Some were out loud, but most in my head. I, in…
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11/30 Santa’s gone, send in the Muppets!

Sadly, Santa Claus didn’t quite make it to town…I’d like to think he stopped off for a pint of holiday cheer and just couldn’t go on. And now he’ll drown his sorrows in another pint because he was beaten by…
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11/29 A lesson in love, lies, and moving on…(that got deep…sorry)

Yesterday’s pairing was a struggle for me. I love both movies dearly, even if Love Actually is basically a tale of how we as human beings can manage to make love f*cked up – we do have the saving grace…
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