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Metal Hurlant Chronicles: The TV SF Anthology Returns, Brawnier Than Ever

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014

The name of TV’s newest anthology series means “Screaming Metal.” It airs on the SyFy Channel. It was not exactly made with a huge budget. It features male actors who seem to...

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5 Bardic Quotes to Celebrate Shakespeare’s Birthday

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014

To celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, here are a few quotes taken from the Bard of Avon’s works.

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A Little Peace of Mind in the Face of Adversity

Posted by on Mar 4, 2014

Richard puts down in words his thoughts on a recent event to clear his head and thank the people who helped him and his family through it.

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Thinking Too Much: Style and Substance in Mad Men’s “Time Zones”

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014

Before I go any further, I must give a tip of the hat to Daniel Joslyn, our fearless leader in regards to these article… this was inspired by his hilarious posts. Sunday night...

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5 Bardic Quotes to Celebrate Shakespeare’s Birthday

5 Bardic Quotes to Celebrate Shakespeare’s Birthday

Apr 23, 2014

To celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, here are a few quotes taken from the Bard of Avon’s works.

Ms. Marvel # 3: Inhumanly Entertaining

Ms. Marvel # 3:  Inhumanly Entertaining

Apr 22, 2014

Ms. Marvel # 3 continues the narrative of the new Ms. Marvel, Kamala: a Jersey native, Pakistani-American teenage girl with newly discovered inhuman superpowers, thanks to the terrigen bomb which dropped in Marvel’s Infinity event. Kamala must now reexamine her place in a greater American culture while deciding what to do with her powers, providing a unique perspective in Marvel continuity.

Dr.Chris Godzilla Retrospective Part 2

Dr.Chris Godzilla Retrospective Part 2

Apr 21, 2014

Edited by Daniel Joslyn. This week we talk about two of my favorite Godzilla movies from the 60s and 90s. Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla This film had a lot of great stuff in it from previous Godzilla films. Of course it also had some really weird continuity problems, but we’ll get to that. In 1998 when Tri Star’s Godzilla came out its was everywhere....

Your Cards Need Crabs!

Your Cards Need Crabs!

Apr 20, 2014

Crabs Adjust Humidity (A parody card game) By: Vampire Squid Games   If you’ve been in geek sequester for the past few years I’m sure you will be surprised to find out that there is this little card game out there called Cards Against Humanity. It is billed as a game for horrible people, and it is, but in the best possible way. Imagine the Game Apples to...

Metal Hurlant Chronicles: The TV SF Anthology Returns, Brawnier Than Ever

Metal Hurlant Chronicles: The TV SF Anthology Returns, Brawnier Than Ever

Apr 17, 2014

The name of TV’s newest anthology series means “Screaming Metal.” It airs on the SyFy Channel. It was not exactly made with a huge budget. It features male actors who seem to have been chosen mainly for their large muscles, and female actors who seem to have been chosen mainly for their large… other parts. The writers of the series, while well-meaning,...

Thinking Too Much: Style and Substance in Mad Men’s “Time Zones”

Thinking Too Much: Style and Substance in Mad Men’s “Time Zones”

Apr 16, 2014

Before I go any further, I must give a tip of the hat to Daniel Joslyn, our fearless leader in regards to these article… this was inspired by his hilarious posts. Sunday night at approximately 10:10 PM I tweeted this: At approximately 10:11 last night, one person maybe chuckled, and I’M FINE WITH THAT YOU GUYS! This tweet lingered with me all day....