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  • Every time we refer to everything with the suffix "- tacular" (as in "That was sucktacular" or "that movie was zombie-tacular"), we can feel our old buddy floating around in our synapses like a ghost.

    Dear Hippies

  • Thanks to Wit's End, a group that regularly presents Roaring 1920-style dances with period music and period dress code, New York at last has a suitably swinging series of spook-tacular Halloween soir é es.

    Swinging Into November

  • We had a cauldron full of juice boxes, a scary scarecrow in the garden, cobwebs over everything, and other spook-tacular events including "ghost, ghost, witch" (instead of "duck, duck, goose/gray duck") We got a really beautifully done cake from Wuollets bakery in Saint Paul -- you could tell the cake artist was really up for the challenge of making a spooky cake in July.

    Day in the Life of an Idiot

  • But now, into the second week of action, the juiciest plotline from South Africa concerns the finger-pointy, diva-tacular self-immolation of Les Bleus.

    Now Appearing in South Africa: Les Mis

  • Could there be an argument for media blackouts on this kind of "homi-tainment event-tacular"?

    Now Raoul Moat is dead, perhaps we should all feel a little sick

  • I'm happy to attend a Wedding Industrial Complex-tacular white tulle and boring cake extravaganza if that's really what the bride and groom *want*.

    The Groom's Revenge

  • Robot Chicken is back for another round of Star Wars fun with its latest spoof-tacular special featuring a star-studded voice cast that includes Zac Efron, Billy Dee Williams, Donald Faison, Rachael Leigh Cook, Donald Glover and more.

    Tonight's TV Hot List: Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010

  • There are some deep emotions, relevant political commentaries, and philosophical underpinnings that are all so well brought to the surface in the best most eighties-tacular movie montages ever.

    The Music of Rocky IV | Heretical Ideas Magazine

  • The music of Rocky IV is what makes it into one of the most eighties-tacular movies ever.

    2008 December | Heretical Ideas Magazine

  • It's funny how that George Lucas, having originally conceived of the Indiana Jones movies as being full of the occult and the spook-tacular, had to have all that wedged into each movie, as if he looked at Spielberg's first edits and said, Where's all the scary mystical stuff, Steven?

    Raiders of the Lost Ark

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