Category Archives: Reviews

Update review: El Vez no longer has the best burrito in the land

August 7, 2017- by Seven E. Greer I wanted a reliable lunch, so I went to El Vez for their $11 grilled chicken burrito in the sit-down section.

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Review: Old St. Augustine, Florida and the World Golf Village

November 7, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I went on a spontaneous trip to St. Augustine, Florida, with no planning. I saw that The Who

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: House of Cards: Season 5

October 30, 2017- House of Cards was cancelled due to sexual abuse allegations against Kevin Spacey. This show should have been killed three seasons ago.

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: David Lynch’s Eraserhead

October 24, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I recently attended the Los Angeles Festival of Disruption curated by David Lynch. When Lynch

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Review: The Roger Waters Us + Them tour, Columbus July 20, 2017

July 20, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I reluctantly went to the Roger Waters concert tonight in Columbus. I thought that I had already seen

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Blade Runner

September 3, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I watched again the 1982 classic Blade Runner. Directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford,

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How to Drink Wine

April 1, 2017- The NYT posted a useful guide to drinking wine. These are the crib notes from the very long article.

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Review: Raging Bull

May 12, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I have avoided seeing Raging Bull for 37 years despite this 1980 film winning Best Actor for Robert De

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Hell or High Water

February 5, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I watched “Hell or High Water” because it was nominated for an Academy Award. It stars Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine.

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Arrival

February 17, 2017- by Steven E Greer Arrival, starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner and directed by Denis Villeneuve, is now available on Netflix.

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Kill the Messenger

October 22, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The 2014 film, Kill the Messenger, starring Jeremy Renner is based on a true story. Back in the

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Birdman lives up to the hype

August 16, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Birdman won Best Picture at the Academy Awards and Alejandro González Iñárritu won for Best Director.

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Caution: The new iPhone iOS 11 is glitchy crap

September 22, 2017- Apple stock has lost almost $50 Billion in value since the launch of the CrapPhone 8

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Jean-Georges is still great

August 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I spent more on the Uber fare than the meal, but I went to Jean-Georges last night. It is still great,

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The Texas apocalypse is exposing TV news as lazy New York bubble dwellers

September 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Today, I saw on the TV news a new development in Houston and Dallas that I do not think this country

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Bar CYRK is dead

Update September 7, 2017- Told you so. A local blogger said that this place has closed.

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Review: Shot Tracer app

September 3, 2017- by Steven E. Greer This $6 iPhone app called Shot Tracer is well worth the price. It gets the job done of tracing club path for swing analysis,

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The perfect French fry is at El Vez

May 14, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Chef LaForce made me a cheeseburger and fries today. They are still the best in the city,

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A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world.

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Review: Pint House has fries as good as Clocktower

August 17, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I previously ranked the best French fries in the city and found two Stephen Starr places to have the best:

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