Issue: January 16, 2014

Hi everybody,

Bob, the Grimm reaper, the most hated man in Reno movie criticism,

wrote the Reno News & Review cover story for the second week in a

row. Last week, Bob amazed, astounded and annoyed you with his picks

for 2013's best movies and acting performances. This week, Bob

strains the limits of reality, bending space and time ... BOB GRIMM

PREDICTS THE FUTURE. Using magical powers of clairvoyance beyond the

capabilities of most feeble mortal minds, Bob looks ahead to the

coming year of cinema and makes bold, astonishing claims about which

movies will rule, and which movies will suck, and which movies will

be just OK. It's up to you to decide whether you want to know your own fate.

Also in this week's issue, news editor Dennis Myers examines Nevada's

perennial low ranking in national evaluations of education, Laura

Davis tastes the cold weather seasonal beers offered by local

breweries, and Sage Leehey interviews the university's associate

dean of engineering about a new program studying unmanned, autonomous


As always, be sure to pick up a newsprint copy of the paper for

exclusive columns, cartoons and fire kindling.

Thanks for reading! If it weren't for you, we'd have no one to talk

to other than Bob Grimm.

Brad Bynum

RN&R arts & culture editor