Every gig has its downside. You dont stiff Luke Cage his fee, you don’t tug on Superman’s cape, you don’t tell Les Nessman he doesn’t need walls. In my day job, there are a few triggers that always set me off (the phrase “You people” is a biggie) but the top-notch, number one berzerk button […]
In a winter full of hiatuses and fill-in ahows, i am happy to report that ‘The Venture Brothers’ returned to television this week, after an absence of nearly two and a half years. This honestly couldn’t have come at a better time for ne, as I’ve been carefully rationing my ‘Steven Universe’reruns to fill a […]
Last week, DC Entertainment announced it was launching a whole new line of comics based on Warner Bros. Entertainment’s Hanna-Barbera properties. Some radically updated characters and settings, while more seem toned down. But, because this is the Internet, the only opinion that matters is YOURS! VOTE!
My Sunday consisted of a marathon of ‘Good Times’ episodes from the early 70s, shows which my daughter sat enthralled to watch for several hours, including singing along with the theme song and shouting “THIS SHOW IS SOOOO GOOD!” at regular intervals. Knowing that she appreciated the subtle acting charms of Esther Rolle, the less-subtle […]
Brilliant, charismatic, utterly devious… These are the makings of the Magnificent Bastard. Always ready with a plan, always manipulating, prepared for emergencies and events that might even surprise Batman, they take ridiculous risks and succeed with panache. Indeed, the best of these characters are actually terrible people (Emperor Palpatine/Darth Sidious comes to mind), but having […]
News broke this week about DC Comics’ plan to revamp and rejigger the classic Hanna Barbera cartoon properties, including the very divisive decision to do an updated Scooby Doo with modern references, in what seems to be a post-apocalyptic world. Given how good ‘Afterlife With Archie’ has been, I think it is foolish to immediately […]
Old Man Logan is used to the harsh wasteland of the country that was once America. Now, in the present day before it all went wrong, he believes he has another chance to save the day. Can he be successful? Find out in you Major Spoilers review of Old Man Logan #1!