All posts by Mark McKenzie “Space Oddity” and Other Oddities: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moonwalk This July marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, to celebrate here are some pop culture bits and pieces related to that “giant leap for mankind.” Random Apollo 11 David Bowie Lunar Landing Moonwalk June 28 2019 Mark M. 50 years of Mario Puzo’s The Godfather March 10 marks the 50th anniversary of Mario Puzo’s The Godfather. Here are 50 bullet points to celebrate 50 years of the Godfather phenomenon. Books movies Uncategorized Godfather Mario Puzo trivia March 1 2019 Mark M. The Christmas Song: A Deep Dive into a Holiday Chestnut This year our holiday theme at HPB is “Make the Season Bright.” Here’s a look at the history of the classic song that inspired it. Holidays Nat King Cole The Christmas Song December 5 2018 Mark M. Smart Patriotic Sounds for July 4 Let’s dig deeper in the crates and find some music that celebrates America, but perhaps not in the obvious flag-waving ways. Holidays Fourth of July Independence day July 4th June 25 2018 Mark M. When Writers Are the Story: Films About Famous Authors Let’s highlight some notable biographical films about writers. Random Authors Books May 16 2018 Mark M. All Things Printed & Recorded: Fast Forward – Video Hits Home We’re hitting rewind to check out the history of home video. Inside HPB All Things Printed and Recorded May 14 2018 Mark M. What’s on the Menu?: Serving up Books & Movies for National Waiters & Waitresses Day We’re serving up a a six-course meal of waitstaff-centric books, movies and more. Random Waiters Day April 26 2018 Mark M. Tree-mendous Books, Movies and Music We’re going out on a limb to highlight some famous trees in literature, film and even music. Holidays Lists Arbor Day lists April 4 2018 Mark M. All Things Printed & Recorded: Readers Flip for Magazines We’re covering a product that’s been a mainstay at HPB since we first opened: magazines. Calendar Lists Lists All Things Printed and Recorded January 22 2018 Mark M.