Tuesday, July 28, 2015

July 30 Brent's Picks Dr. Seuss Edition

Brent brings the best in new releases and personal picks for KBTV FOX 4's Southeast Texas Live starting at 3 p.m. Wednesday July 30 - with new animation from "Home" and "Justice League - Gods and Monsters - the newer than new book from Dr. Seuss "What Pet Should I Get?" - Marvel Comic's new graphic novel "S.H.I.E.L.D." - J.R. Ward's new novel "The Bourbon Kings" and more!

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Facebook Workaround

For whatever reason my Toshiba has decided that it won't work with Facebook anymore - is Mr. Robot trying to tell me something? - The Toshiba likes Twitter, Gmail and YouTube - but Facebook and Netflix not so much. Mr. Robot has opinions on social media and streaming. - So anyway Facebook friends - the Toshiba won't let me post, like, or reply to anything on Facebook for some reason - I can only share Tweets or Gblogs - This is an interesting way to communicate, this workaround for the Book of Face ...



Brent's Picks Pop Cultured Weekend

Brent gets Pop Cultured and brings the best in new releases and personal picks to KBTV FOX 4's Southeast Texas Live starting at 3 p.m. today - we're talking about Fan-Girl Friday, Vinyl Saturday and James Patterson Sunday at Barnes & Noble - and new releases include the Twinkies Cookbook, the new Chemical Brothers album, a kids book about the live of Steve Jobs and more!

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Brent's Picks Get Pop Cultured

Get Pop Cultured with Brent as he brings the best in new releases and personal picks to KBTV FOX 4's Southeast Texas Live starting at 3 p.m. today - with The Minions soundtrack on CD, X-Men: Days of Future Past - The Rogue Cut on DVD, Harper Lee's "Go Set A Watchman," the new Star Wars novel and more!

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Brent's Picks Comic-Con Edition

Brent brings Barnes & Nobles "Get Pop Cultured" event to KBTV Fox 4's "Southeast Texas Live" starting at 3 p.m. today - with some freebies from DC Comics, info on some fun activities this weekend, a sneak peek of some big news next week - oh yeah and some new releases including the last "Dexter" novel and more!

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

DC Comics Days July 8-12 Cosplay Encouraged for Get Pop Cultured at Barnes & Noble

I'll be cosplaying as Gotham City Police Detective Harvey Bullock for Barnes & Noble's "DC Comics Days" (July 8-12) portion of the month-long "Get Pop Cultured" event. On Friday July 10 we'll have an "DC Heroes Mashup" event for kids at 11 a.m. and a "DC Heroes & Villains" all-ages cosplay event at 7 p.m. that night. You don't have to be a professional cosplayer to attend - just show up and have a good time! Yours truly will be running the evening cosplay extravaganza - so show up in force you guys! The location is 4155 Dowlen Road in Beaumont, TX. Phone is (409) 898-1111.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

To Kill A Mockingbird Read-A-Thon

Barnes & Noble is hosting a "To Kill A Mockingbird" read-a-thon on Monday July 13 at all stores nationwide, including our local store (near Parkdale Mall in Beaumont TX). We will be reading from Harper Lee's classic novel during regular store hours - 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. And we are recruiting local newscasters, artists, musicians and celebrities to act as readers! Interested? Please call the store at 409-898-1111.