WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: PRINCE (err Vinnie) SPAGHETTI DAY 

My mind is a strange place.  I asked my wife what she would like for dinner and she replied “spaghetti and meatballs”. That’s all it too for me to visualize this commercial from our past, reminding me that Wednesday is truly Prince Spaghetti day.  So with that in mind, let Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: MOMMA BECKETT

In light of the secretive Instagram message and subsequent confirmation that Stana is now a momma, I thought it be fun to look back to the first scene that depicted Kate Beckett exercising her maternal instincts (and how great a scene it was!). So here is today’s presentation of WAYBACK Read More

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: WEIRDEST MURDER SCENES EACH SEASONS 

Perhaps I was inspired by WORLD GOTH DAY, but it got me thinking about his Beckett liked the weird ones, so I honor of that, here are my selections of weirdest murders each season! SEASON 1 Lots of candidates for this one, GHOSTS came close for me as did the Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: VOWS TAKEN 

Well being a person of faith, how amazing was it to find our classy couple playing religious roles.  I gotta tell you, the nuns NEVER looked like Stana for me in grade school.   I gotta ask the women, did any clergy look like Nathan?  My childhood priest was old Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: DISCOVERING NIKKI HEAT 

This week let’s take a journey back in time to establish the timeline for the evolution of Nikki Heat thru video clips. So grab some popcorn, some refreshments and enjoy! Well look at this, Castle found his new inspiration after offing Derek Storm. But it comes with consequences…. Establishing character Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: EARLY CAREER ROLES 

Today let’s roll back the calendar back several years to early roles of our favorite cast.  It is fun to see what they look like going back 20 years in some cases.  Hope you enjoy! For Ruth! NATHAN — ONE LIFE TO LIVE In 1994, actor Nathan Fillion first appeared in the Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY : CARDS SHARKS 

SEASON 1 EPISODE 1: Flowers For Your Grave Right from the beginning the card game is used to prove how famous Richard Castle is.  He must be if he is cavorting with Cannell and Patterson, right?  Plus this is the most formal setting for the showdown. SEASON 1 EPISODE 8 Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: DOUBLEHEADER: APRIL 20

On this day we were graced with two episodes of the epic show CASTLE. The first, considered to be one of the top episodes debuted in 2009. Seven years later, we viewed another April 20 episode, not in the class of the first in my humble opinion. In any case, Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: PRETTY IN PINK

We enter HG. Wells’ time machine (perhaps a Delorian?) and we venture all the way back to 2009 for today’s WAYBACK event. In honor of INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PINK , I present to you the first time our amazing Kate Beckett donned a designer label. it only added to our Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: DISCOVERING NIKKI HEAT 

This week let’s take a journey back in time to establish the timeline for the evolution of Nikki Heat thru video clips. So grab some popcorn, some refreshments and enjoy! Well look at this, Castle found his new inspiration after offing Derek Storm. But it comes with consequences…. Establishing character Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: CAN I BUY YOU TO DINNER? 

Let’s go back in time, some 13 years ago, when ruggedly handsome playboy author asked the extremely beautiful and extraordinary detective to grab something to eat. Needless to say, her response was not what he expected. But it made for a truly incredible start to our favorite show! But, did Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: CASTLE ACTING HIS AGE!

Let’s travel back in time to March 2009 when a freshly minted show called CASTLE was digging its foothold in Television lore. For our WAYBACK segment, let’s engage the 4th installment, HELL HATH NO FURY. In it, we get to experience the inner pubescent Ricky… Beckett and the boys hit Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: JUST LIKE US! 

Tonight I want to share one of my all time favorite scenes in the history of Castle. I simply loved the mirroring of CASKETT and Hastings and Sean Elt. The best part to me is how they, Kate and Castle, see it and how the both recognize it, plus, how Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: WELCOME TO THE NYPD 

In then beginning there was a pretty, yet by the book detective who lead an elite team of gumshoes who tackled homicide the Big Apple. Yet, one case really was puzzling. It haunted her, it seemed so very familiar. Much to the lead detective’s chagrin, these were the copycat murders Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: THE WINNER OF THE BEST ACTRESS IS…

KATE BECKETT! Well who else 😝😝😝. But this scene always has been a favorite so lets go revisit it one again shall we? And to prove the point, even Tony, the money grubbing bastard, aka director, see it and propositions her. I wonder if he gagged on his chai tea Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: TURNABOUT IS FAIR PLAY

Made it to hump day and these two scenes from very early in the of CASTLE never fail to make we laugh. It was quite ingenious the way comedy was incorporated into the weekly installments. it made the show special and it stood out brightly against other police procedurals. CALL(ING) Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: FIRST COLD CASE

Going back in our time machine, setting the date for 2009, we land upon a very Beckett flavored case. A frozen female corpse discovered at a new construction site transforms a cold five-year-old missing persons case into a current homicide investigation. To quote a somewhat famous author, “my first cold Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: PRECURSOR TO CASKETT

I am half way through re-watching season 3 and was thinking about Kate dating Josh yet it seemed to me she spent far more quality time with Castle, especially outside of work.  So here are my moments where they seem to be more than friends. Ep 1. Beckett decided to Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: THE FIRST GIFT

Since we are still within the Octave of Christmas, I thought it would be fun to venture back to a time when our two stars were just getting acquainted. In fact, let’s focus on the first ever present exchange and how well that went over! So join me as we Read More

WAYBACK WEDNESDAY: BAH HUMBUG MOMENT

Over the two Christmas episodes there were a couple of less than Merry scenes. One that comes to mind is in SECRET SANTA where they are under the mistletoe at the precinct. We know they are not engaging in PDA’s but that scene screamed for the “handshake” right? But then Read More