Mr. Serious Presents

Corey Chapman’s column on life, love and technology
(Think John Tesh without all the Amway)

Power-Ranking Last Season’s 5 Freshman Comedies that Got Renewed

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Will all five of these shows “graduate” and make it to syndication? Let’s have some more fun and guess how long each series’ run will be.

Mr. Serious Presents: Car Nap Tips From a Pro

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While doing a press junket to promote his latest film, actor Morgan Freeman was caught “resting his eyes” for a few seconds. The Now You See Me star didn’t just nod off, it looked as if he was in full blown REM sleep.

Ask Mr. Serious Volume II: 80s Target Acquired

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This week’s question comes from Brian via the UnderScoopFire comments:   If you were hired to assassinate your choice of 80s characters, who would you choose and how would you do it?   This question has the board game CLUE written all over it! I am going to go with Col. Mustard in the study [...]

Ask Mr. Serious: Volume I

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This week’s question comes from Jaimiee via Facebook. Jamie asks:   Can god microwave a burrito so hot he himself could not eat it? -Homer Simpson. Let me know   I could just answer “Yes” or “No” and be done but I don’t think that’s fair to you and quite frankly, it’s the easy way out. After giving it [...]

Mr. Serious Presents: The Ten Holiday Movies You Should Watch Every Year

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The editor of UnderScoopFire asked me to put together a list of the Ten Best Christmas Movies for children of the 80s. I realized right away that all “Best Of” lists are controversial. You either rank something too high, too low, or leave obvious ones off the list all together. Instead of ranking these movies [...]

Mr. Serious Presents: Confessions of a Black Friday Shopper

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It started out as nothing more than perfect timing. My fiancé and I had just moved into our first apartment, armed with hand-me-down furniture and two 13 inch color televisions we had from our college years. It was mid November 2000, and we desperately needed an upgrade on our home entertainment system. At Thanksgiving dinner [...]

5 Actresses Who are Better Looking Today than When We First Met Them

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It’s tough getting old. You’re not as spry as you once were; it takes you a few extra minutes to remember where you left your keys and the stresses of life have taken a toll on your body, especially on your once flawless-skinned face. And like it or not, when we look back at photographs [...]

John Tesh responds to ‘Mr. Serious Presents: A Love Letter to John Tesh’

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Dear Mr. Tesh-   Enough is enough. You need to go away and you need to do it now. Its not that I don’t think you are a multi-talented superstar that has conquered almost every facet of the entertainment industry. It’s just, you are exposing me for the fraud I am: uncool. Recently I sat at [...]

iPhone 5 – Worth the Upgrade?

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It’s been a week since Apple announced the release of its latest game changer, the iPhone 5, to the general public. As a “junior” geek (just knows enough to be dangerous, not smart enough to know WHY I should have the latest gadgets), I was excited about all the possible innovations that would come with [...]