Captain America Civil War Movie Review

May 11, 2016 in Entertainment


captain america cival warWow how can I begin to describe the experience of watching this movie, because let me tell you it was an experience. First of all if you were like me growing up I always wanted to see some superheroes going against each other and see how they would fair against each other. This answer most of my questions, from the very beginning it is a action pack movie that hasn’t disappointed the entire Marvel tread of movies. I mean to see the Black Panther vs. Captain America, Black Widow vs. Arrow, Spider Man vs. Winter Soldier and so many more battles that keep you entertain throughout the entire movie.

I really enjoyed how they divided the Avengers from the very start and my only disappointment would have to be the absence of Thor but you need to read about the history through the comic books to see why they might have went that route. But the entire fighting scene were awesome there is one running scene that keeps you on the edge of your seats. The appearance of Spider Man and the way he held his own against the worlds mightiest was second to none for my favorite scene. Specials effects were great and you must also pay close attention to the entire story line to fully appreciate all that is going on.

If you haven’t seen it then I suggest you take the family, it’s a movie everyone will enjoy kids of all ages and adults as well and don’t forget to stick around for after the critics it’s worth the wait. I added the trailer below just so you can glimpse at what I’m talking about.

Star Wars Global Day of Play

October 29, 2015 in Reviews

Im a kid at heart. So yes I play with toys plus I have four kids to play with. Recently my wife and the kids were invited to a Hasbro event launching all the new toys from the Star wars line right after Force Friday. I was so hype when my kids were excited as I was to be able to play with these awesome toys. I know everyone is jumping on the bandwagon since the new movie will be out soon. I say why not its the best time to get into this cool niche. I blame my child hood friend who introduced me to this world of Star Wars and happy my kids enjoy it with me. Below I’ve listed my favorite toys from the line.11988464_1047675451939401_4369263994684451096_n 1383983_1047547725285507_7438912927358791445_n


Launch into action and adventure in the world of Star Wars! Discover the exciting stories of good versus evil in a galaxy of starships and vehicles. BB-8 is the spherical, loyal Astromech Droid of the Resistance pilot Poe Dameron. Picture new moments of adventure! This RC BB-8 figure rolls in any direction and makes expressive droid sounds as you lead him into adventure. Collect and battle with this and other figures and vehicles from Star Wars.



Let your imagination take you on an adventure to a galaxy far, far away! Cans are now part of the action as you re-create your own Play-Doh battles with classic Star Wars characters. Launch into epic galactic adventures with Star Wars Can-Heads and the Millennium Falcon to imagine your own interstellar battle against Darth Vader. Pop Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, and the rest of this Rebel crew into their can-shaped seats for takeoff. Use the stampers, book-molds, and half-molds to create meteors, X-wing Starfighters, and much more. Place your creations at the back of the ship and press the satellite down to launch them.



Launch into exciting Star Wars adventures with the Nerf First Order Stormtrooper Blaster! Storm into galactic battles with this dart-firing blaster. Load a dart into the blaster, pull the slide back, and pull the trigger to send a dart flying through the air up to 65 feet (22 meters). The Star Wars Nerf First Order Stormtrooper Blaster has removable sight that slides onto the tactical rail and comes with 3 foam darts.



It’s the intergalactic version of the classic Catch Phrase game! Can you guess the words from the Star Wars Universe that your teammate is trying to get you to guess? The fast-pass play challenges both teams to give verbal clues and gestures without saying anything in the actual word. Compete at the Apprentice of Jedi Master level and see how many points your team can score before Chewbacca speaks to end the round! The team that scores 7 points first wins, so rack your brains and gather your knowledge of the Force to be the Jedi Master of Catch Phrase!



Conquer the Star Wars galaxy in this intergalactic, hyperdrive version of the Fast-Dealing Property Trading Game, Monopoly! You can play on the Rebel or the Empire side, and your mission is to conquer planets and build bases so you can dominate the universe! When players land on your planets, they owe you rent – but the same is true when you land on theirs! Powerful Force cards will alter your destiny, but there can be only one winner. When every planet is owned, the game is over – and if the Force is with you, you’ll be the ultimate winner!



From a galaxy far, far away come Star Wars Hero Mashers! This 5-pack features figures inspired by Return of the Jedi, including Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Scout Trooper, and Wicket W. Warrick. Each figure has common connection points, allowing you to detach the head, arms, and legs, then reconnect them where you want.Universal connectors let you swap parts with any other Star Wars Hero Mashers figure so you can customize your hero your way.



The definitive lightsaber of the Bladebuilders system provides kids with the unique components needed to create 100+ combinations from their imagination. The Jedi Master Lightsaber comes with a main Lightsaber featuring lights and sounds, two independently-lit lightdaggers, expansion hilt, two elbow connectors, dual connector, and cross connector. Combine with other Lightsabers in the BladeBuilders system (each sold separately) and imagine the thrill of battle with a custom Lightsaber!


Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post. My wife was given a press bag for attending event. Opinions are mine 100% as always.

My First Time at Monday Night Raw #WWEDads #WWEMoms

March 29, 2015 in Entertainment / Uncategorized

Not to long ago I was able to live one if my life long dreams and that was to go to Monday Night Raw.I mean I grew up watching Hulk Hogan, Ultimate Warrior, The British Bulldogs and my ultimate favorite tag team partners, The Legion of Doom but I was never fortunate enough to actually see them live so when. I got the chance to go with my family. I had the time of my life and the environment was awesome. I gave my six year old green light to scream as loud and as long as he wanted and he took full advantage. MY oldest son and I bounded as we enjoy the superstars of today like John  Cena , Randy Orton,Mark Henry and several more. I suggest that if your son really likes Wrestling there isn’t an age limit to take them to one of these actual live event. Now I have two girls and two boys and the girls were really into it as well I honestly thought that they were not going to enjoy themselves but what ended up  happening was that they were screaming and having a blast with us all. Also asking question about who is who and believe it or not brother and sister were bounding as well. I was so pumped up in the arena I mean it was everything I imagine it would be.What you don’t see on television is the interaction that all these guys do with the audience and the extra time they take to give high fives to everyone, I am making plans to go Wrestle Mania make sure you come and join us. For more Info check out

No hace mucho tiempo tuve la oportunidad de vivir una de mis sueños ir a Monday night Raw (Lucha Libre). Crecí viendo Hulk Hogan, Ultimate Warrior, The British Bulldogs y mis favorito grupo The Legion of Doom. Pero nunca tuve la suerte de ver lo en vivio por lo que cuando. Tuve la oportunidad de ir con mi familia y pasé el mejor momento de mi vida y el ambiente era increíble. Le di a mi hijo de seis años luz verde para gritar fuerte y le encanto. Mi hijo mayory yo conectamos por ser fans de las superestrellas de hoy como John Cena, Randy Orton, Mark Henry y varios más. Sugiero que si su hijo le gusta mucho la lucha libre deven de llevar los, no hay un límite de edad para estos eventos. Ahora tengo dos niñas y dos niños. Honestamente pensé que las  niñas no iban a divertirse, pero lo que terminó pasar era que estaban gritando y teniendo una explosión de emoción. Tambien estaban preguntando sobre quién es quién a su hermano. Era todo lo que yo me imagine que sería .Estoy haciendo planes para ir a Wrestle Mania asegúrese de venir y ir con nosotros. Para mas informacion

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Disclosure: I was given tickets to Monday Night Raw. All opinions are mine. 

New Series : TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise

March 27, 2015 in Entertainment / Uncategorized


I remember every Saturday morning waking up to watch cartoons. It was a tradition for me and my older brother. In the line up of shows was Transformers. I loved every second if it. Im so excited that Cartoon Network has unleashed TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise on Saturdays at 6 p.m.(ET/PT). The latest installment is filled with great humor and lots of fun adventure for fans of all ages. Thanks to Cartoon Network for letting me relive my childhood once again. Also for letting my family and I experience it before anyone else.

Recuerdo cada Sábado me levantaba  por la mañana  a ver muñequitos  . Era una tradición para mí y mi hermano . Unos de los muñequitos era Transformers . Me encantó cada segundo . Estoy tan emocionado de que Cartoon Network ha desatado Transformers: Robots in Disguise los Sábados a las 6 pm (ET / PT) . El nuevo programa esta llena de gran humor y mucha diversión y aventura para todas las edades . Gracias a Cartoon Network por dejarme revivir mi niñez, una vez más . También para dejar que mi familia y yo tengamos la experiencia de ver lo antes que nadie.

The new series begins as Bumblebee must step up to be a leader in the years after we left the Autobots in Transformers Prime. Summoned by Optimus Prime to save Earth from a new Decepticon threat, Bumblebee puts his light-hearted mettle to the test after assembling a rogue team of young Autobot action heroes. Bumblebee must balance his job fighting off evil with being equal parts squad leader and coach to a rascally band that needs constant coaxing to learn how to work together. The results are comical when the cool rebel Sideswipe, elite guard cadet Strongarm, bombastic dinobot Grimlock and overly-excited mini-con Fixit must balance keeping the team together with chasing and capturing their new enemies in every episode packed full of action, fun and adventure.

La nueva serie comienza cuando Bumblebee tiene que comensar ser un líder en los años después de salir de los Autobots en Transformers Prime. Convocado por Optimus Prime para salvar  la Tierra de unos nuevos Decepticon. Bumblebee debe equilibrar su trabajo luchando contra el mal con ser partes iguales jefe de la escuadra y el entrenador a una banda de pícaros que necesitan persuasión constante para aprender a trabajar juntos. Los resultados son cómicos cuando el Sideswipe rebelde fresco, elite cadete guardia Strongarm , Grimlock dinobot  que es excesivamente excitado, y mini  Fixit debe equilibrar mantener al equipo junto con perseguir y capturar a sus nuevos enemigos. Cada episodio esta lleno de acción , diversión y aventura .

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We also got to play with some awesome toys. My kids loved every single one of them. They truly felt VIP.

También nos dieron a jugar con algunos juguetes super impresionantes . A mis hijos les encantó cada uno de ellos . Ellos realmente se sintíeron VIP .


10 Things That Make you a Latino Dad

February 12, 2015 in Keeping It Real

1) When your kids do something wrong infront of people and you start telling them off in Spanish with a smile on your face so no one can understand (Mira mucho para eso juegos antes que te doy un cocotaso enfrente de esta gente)


2)Your first boy is named after you with junior in the middle…. Jose junior Rodriguez.


3) When  you cry dancing with your daughter for her quince and then again giving her away at her wedding.


4) When your kid gets hurt and you sing to them Sana Sana Culito De Rana Si No Sanas Hoy Sanarás Mañana


5) When your mom still threatens to beat you with the chancla even though you are married with kids  and your kids find it hillarious.


6) When your daughter calls your  “Papi” or “Daddy”–no matter what  age.


7) When you will adamantly refuse help when  setting up a piñata at a party.


8)No Boyfriends allowed….no exception


9) When you try training your kid to be the next Lionel Messi or David Ortiz.

bart10) When you and your kids cant call it dinner without the rice and beans.


NBA All-Star 2015 is returning to New York

February 3, 2015 in Entertainment


As you may already know, NBA All-Star is returning to New York on Valentine’s Day weekend for the first time since 1998! To celebrate the event’s exciting return to the Big Apple, the NBA has launched an entirely new program with many more chances for basketball fans to experience the 64th All-Star than ever before. If your Valentine is an NBA fan there’s no better gift than apiece of the action leading up to the big game on February 15th. From tickets to the celebrity game in Madison Square Garden, to the Midnight Madness evening at the NBA House, this is a present that any sports aficionado will love!


Below is a a summary of the most important fan-events of the week, along with direct links to purchase tickets. Admission to these events taking place in either Brooklyn or Manhattan starts at $10, making them both affordable and accessible gifts.

Feb 11-15 Brooklyn: LIU Brooklyn Paramount Theatre
Feb 10-16 Manhattan: Skylight at Moynihan Station
These fan hubs will feature a regulation full-size court that will play host to clinics and on-court competitions. NBA players and legends will make special appearances, while local performers will be on hand to entertain fans throughout the week. Fans will also have the chance to pick up the latest All-Star merchandise. These events are family-friendly and give fans the opportunity to interact with their favorite NBA players. With tickets ranging $10-$20 these are affordable and accessible ways to participate in celebrating the NBA All-Star’s return to NYC.

2/13 7pm
Madison Square Garden
Madison Square Garden will host the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game. Carmelo Anthony, Spike Lee and ESPN Radio’s Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic will serve as guest coaches for the Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game. Coach pairings and additional participants will be announced at a later date. BUY TICKETS HERE

2/13 9pm
Barclays Center
The league’s best rookies and sophomores will compete in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge from Barclays Center at 9 p.m. BUY TICKETS HERE

2/14 10:30am
Madison Square Garden
In front of the event’s largest crowd in league history, basketball’s biggest names will descend upon Madison Square Garden for NBA All-Star Practice presented by Sean John at Macy’s. BUY TICKETS HERE

2/14 10pm – 1am
Midnight Madness at NBA House” in Manhattan. Surprise your basketball-loving significant other on Valentine’s Day with a ticket to the special Midnight Madness session at the NBA House fan hub in Manhattan. It’s the perfect after-dinner activity! BUY TICKETS HERE

TNT will televise the 64th NBA All-Star Game for the 13th consecutive year, as well as the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge on Friday, Feb. 13 and State Farm All-Star Saturday Night on Saturday, Feb. 14, which will both take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Schedule of Events:
2/10 NBA House
2/13 NBA Celebrity Game
2/13 BVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge
2/14 NBA All-Star practice
2/14 NBA House Midnight Madness
2/15 All-Star game

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