Podcast Reaction: The Spielberg Edition

This week’s Gabbing Geek podcast had, among other discussions, a ranking of Steven Spielberg’s science fiction movies, without counting anything with Indiana Jones.  Now, if this were the days before … Read More

So, What Does Spider-Man In Civil War Mean?

Marvel Films recently cut a deal with Sony to get some of the rights back for their flagship character and allow Spider-Man to appear in their movies alongside the Avengers.  … Read More

Slightly Misplaced Comics Heroes Case Files #4: Tyroc

I’ve never been much of a fan of DC’s Legion of Superheroes.  I couldn’t begin to tell you why.  I do enjoy DC’s black-and-white reprints of various older books.  The … Read More

A Warning To The Reader: This Book May Have Been Self-Published!

I received my Kindle Fire as  Christmas gift from my in-laws in 2011.  As a person who reads quite a bit and lives in a one-bedroom apartment with my wife, … Read More

Do Mega-Crossovers Really Matter?

Want to cause a dispute among comics fans?  Ask them about big blockbuster crossovers.  Most fans claim to hate the dang things, and yet they still shell out good money … Read More

Anatomy Of A Horror Movie: What Really Scares Us

I’m not generally one for horror movies.  Horror novels I can generally deal with, but I was a rather nervous kid who was easily frightened by things that probably weren’t … Read More

That's Not Really How It Works!: Civics And The Fictional Presidency

I greatly enjoy DC Comics’ Showcase Presents series of black and white reprints.  Sometimes they feature obscure characters, or just stories that would be far too expensive to hunt down … Read More