Year: 2011

The Lunchbox

It is Christmas time, and although I have never celebrated Christmas (which is a whole other story), I am often mesmerized by the wonder children express at the magic of Santa Claus.  Because I have always known Santa was not

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Jim Beam – Devil’s Cut 90 Proof Bourbon Review

I am no bourbon aficionado but I do prefer a good bourbon to just about any other drink and I have always favored Jim Beam’s selections with the long gone Jacob’s Well being my all-time favorite. Over the years, as

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Adrian Brody – Royce Costume from Predators – Shemagh Modification

This is a detailed explanation of the modification necessary to create Royce’s shemagh from Predators. Start with a Rothco  Shemagh Tactical Desert Scarf (Product #: 8537) in Tan.  Right away, let me say that Rothco also makes a Lightweight version of this shemagh, product

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Adrian Brody – Royce Costume from Predators – Part 1: Clothing

As much of a fan as I am of costumes and props, I am not much of a prop maker or costume maker.  I am far too picky and I simply don’t have the talent to create costumes to the

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Web Operations Management for your Movie Prop Sites

For over a decade I have owned and operated a small but very successful vBulletin based forum called The Dented Helmet which focuses on helping Star Wars fans build their own Boba Fett Costume. In Nov of 2009 I was

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Relaunching… again…

This is the third or fourth time I have started over with a blog.  It is a tough thing for me because I am spread thin already and am not sure if I have anything worthy to say that can’t

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Charlie Prince Jacket Buttons from 3:10 to Yuma

This is a pretty small update but I thought it was worth noting as I haven’t seen anyone else positively ID the buttons on Charlie Prince’s jacket. While I am not 100% sure of the size, the button on Charlie’s

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