Cedar Point’s all-new GateKeeper

Cedar Point is home to some of the best roller coasters in the world. Groundbreaking rides like Magnum XL-200, Millenium Force, Maverick, Mantis, Raptor and so many more have helped to make “The Point” the consistent favorite theme park around.  The park disappointingly hasn’t added a new coaster since 2007’s Maverick, but all that’s about to … More Cedar Point’s all-new GateKeeper

Song of the Day – Beautiful – Akon, featuring Kardinal Offishall & Colby O’Donis

Here’s a little bit of modern R&B from silky smooth-voiced Akon. Beautiful! Have a great Thursday! Akon – Beautiful from Gil Green on Vimeo. Tweet!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=”//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js”;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,”script”,”twitter-wjs”);

Song of the Day – Going On – Gnarls Barkley

Here’s one of my all time favorite songs by Gnarls Barkley. Oh I wish they’d make another record… Anyone that needs what they want And doesn’t want what they needI want nothing to do with…Gnarls Barkley – Going On by zegonzag   Tweet!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=”//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js”;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,”script”,”twitter-wjs”);

Song of the Day – In the Closet – Michael Jackson

michaeljackson.com Here’s one of my favorites from one of Michael Jackson’s most underrated albums, Dangerous. The words to the chorus are so singable, and Michael’s voice and the music track are so, so good. Enjoy In the Closet:   Michael Jackson – In the Closet by sofresh305   Tweet!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=”//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js”;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,”script”,”twitter-wjs”);

Song of the Day – Danza Kuduro – Don Omar, featuring Lucenzo

I believe this is my first Spanish language song posting for Song of the Day.  The words “danza kuduro,” loosely translated, means “dance hard,” and that’s just what I do when I hear it.  The song is kind of new age reggaeton, it’s got an awesome Latin beats and a catchy, dancey chorus, even though … More Song of the Day – Danza Kuduro – Don Omar, featuring Lucenzo

New for 2013: Iron Rattler coaster, Six Flags Fiesta Texas

It’s been a very long time since I’ve talked about roller coasters, but now that I am starting to craft a new Examiner piece about the newest rides coming to amusement parks in 2013, I figured I’d share some with you as I go along.  This one makes me want to go to Texas… mysanantonio … More New for 2013: Iron Rattler coaster, Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Song of the Day – Thrift Shop – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

rapgeniusI’m gonna pop some tags Only got twenty dollars in my pocket I – I – I’m hunting, looking for a come-up This is f***ing awesome  Here is THE jam of the moment.  With an infectious musical track and some pretty f***ing awesome and funny lyrics, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ Thrift Shop is the first sleeper hit of 2013. … More Song of the Day – Thrift Shop – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis