The Five Best Performances from the 2011 VMAS

This entry is based only on my opinion on MTV’s 2011 Video Music Awards. The VMAs were rocking last night and many of music’s biggest stars came out in force to celebrate the crème de la crème of music videos.   But the best parts of the VMAs had to be the performances and the tributes […]

Jacob’s Reality TV Check-8 Early Eliminations

Warning: Spoilers Ahead! These are my opinions!  This past Wednesday on “America’s Got Talent,” the judges broke the hearts of many fans of Texas-based singer Daniel Joseph Baker after he was sent home in the judges’ pick.   After the show, I went onto Twitter and found that “DANIEL JOSEPH BAKER” was a trending topic.  It […]

Jacob at the Movies: The Top Four Pop/Rock Concert Films of the 1990s/2000s

It’s another edition of Jacob at the Movies!  This edition focuses on concert films that you need to see before the year is over…so these selections may not be Lady Gaga Presents the Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden but of the concert films that I selected only one focuses on showmanship but the […]

Jacob’s Best Travels-Boulder, Colorado

This is the newest feature in my blog.  Jacob’s Best Travels will feature the best of the places I visited or lived in throughout my life.  Our first stop is Boulder, Colorado.  I spent four years in this glorious state as a student at the University of Colorado at Boulder where I studied broadcast journalism, […]

Jacob Takes On…Reality TV Show Finales

Today, I am introducing a new segment in this blog called “Jacob Takes On…” where I will tackle pop culture problems that are causing headaches in the blogosphere and providing solutions to these problems. Last night was the finale of So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD). For the first time in three years, I […]

Jacob at the Movies: Captain America-First Avenger Movie RW

Warning: This review is filled of spoilers…if you did not see Captain America: The First Avenger that is currently in theatres.  So if you haven’t seen it yet…you’ve been warned! Captain America: The First Avenger was phenomenal! At first, I was worried about this film for two reasons… Reason #1-Will they honor the Captain America […]

The 23 Album Challenge: Listening Challenge #1

One of the many themes that you will encounter from now to the end of October is the Top 23.   The number 23 means a lot to me, as I will be turning 23-years-old on September 3. The very first entry and my very first challenge to you, the readers, involve the 23 albums you […]

Welcome to my blog!

Hello everyone! Welcome to my blog! My name is Jacob Elyachar and I have recently graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication with a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism, a history minor and a certificate from the Leeds School of Business. During my time at CU, I have served […]

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