New Page: The “Gods and Generals” Archive

With coverage of Gods and Generals beginning to wind down, though I still hope to land more interviews, I have decided to condense every single opinion essay, editorial, news article, cast/crew member interview, and “Blogging Manassas” Journal, all onto one page to make for easier viewing. If you look at the top of this blog,…

Site News: Upcoming Interview with Ron Maxwell

Well folks, the moment you have all asked me about has finally arrived—I am going to be getting an interview with the director of Gettysburg and Gods and Generals, Ron Maxwell. I cannot tell you how many times after each interview with a cast member that people have asked me when I am interviewing Ron….

One Year Anniversary of FNYTSF!

On this date last year, I decided to do something completely different from anything I had ever done before regarding writing. I had written for many sports websites, including starting my own, Metro-Sports, which became Metro-Hockey a few months later. As successful as the latter was, I just was not crazy about it. I loved…

Site News: Upcoming Interview with Patrick Gorman

Good evening all, just wanted to share the news that I was able to track down yet another cast member from Gettysburg and Gods and Generals, Patrick Gorman, who played Confederate General John Bell Hood in both. Thanks to Ben Kullman, whose story about being an extra in the latter of the two films was…

Site News: Upcoming Interviews (…and a Terrible Trade Deadline)

As promised, the long-awaited interview with New York Rangers legend Rod Gilbert will be published tomorrow. Rod and I had a chance to discuss his 18 year, hall-of-fame career with the New York Rangers as well as his new athletic product called the “Power Arm”. Many thanks to his PR man Adam Bzura for helping…

Site News: First Poll Results

In the beginning of December, I created the first poll for FNYTSF, wanting to know what readers thought was their favorite topic covered by this blog. Though I was expecting a landslide decision for hockey, and it was that way for a time being, history quickly caught up, although not enough to overtake it. I…

Happy New Year from FNYTSF!

To all my readers who have been following me throughout the year, from the bottom of my heart, I would like to wish each and every one of you and your families and friends a very happy and healthy 2011! I sure hope that everyone made realistic resolutions that they will stick to (I know…

Site News: Upcoming Interviews

Even though the Rangers lost to the Flyers this afternoon, I still have some very good news to report on to all my readers here at FNYTSF. The first is an interview I am conducting with actor Brian Mallon this Tuesday afternoon. Fans of Gettysburg and Gods and Generals will recognize Mallon as the actor…

Happy Thanksgiving from FNYTSF!

I would like to wish all of my readers a very happy Thanksgiving! Hopefully everyone will have a great day, see their loved ones, and enjoy great food. But I also want to make note of the fact that American Indians treat this day as a Day of Mourning for their people, since the arrival…

Site News: Will Be Away Until 8/26

I will be away in Pennsylvania for the next week, visiting the Gettysburg battlefield, a tradition I have every year. I try to go close to the anniversary of the battle in early July, but my work schedule and not wanting to be in a place swamped with tourists prevented that this year. Jeff Huber…