Geek and Alternative Pop Culture

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....

Cats + Internet = CA$H Money!

Cats + Internet = CA$H Money!

Apr 14, 2014

With How to Make Your Cat an Internet Celebrity, readers can unlock the secrets of grooming your kitty for success, creating a terrific viral video, managing your cat’s burgeoning stardom, and much more.

Wait, Who Is That?: A Comic Book Geek Explains Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Wait, Who Is That?: A Comic Book Geek Explains Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Apr 13, 2014

This article contains spoilers for Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The one aspect of the recent spate of Marvel films that really has endeared them to comic book fans is how wholeheartedly they embrace their comic book-ness. The Christopher Nolan Batman films, the previous gold standard for superhero entertainment, seem almost embarrassed by their comic...

Dr. Chris’ Godzilla Retrospective, Part 1

Dr. Chris’ Godzilla Retrospective, Part 1

Apr 11, 2014

Edited by Tiarra Joslyn Now we look at the Godzilla films leading up to this big screen gem’s reboot. Last time we saw the “Big G” was in 2004′s Godzilla: Final Wars. Over the next several weeks, we’ll take a look back at a few Godzilla movies — starting with one of my and my son’s favorites. Destroy All Monsters...

What is the Best Part of Captain America: The Winter Soldier?

What is the Best Part of Captain America: The Winter Soldier?

Apr 9, 2014

An introspective look at the intricacies of Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

Wallace and Gromit is a Little Too Punny

Wallace and Gromit is a Little Too Punny

Apr 9, 2014

If you are simply delighted and overused premises and puns, then this book is for you; otherwise, I would avoid it.