For some time, I have wanted to start a blog to discuss all the things in geek pop culture that I find fun. I spend a lot of time consuming, thinking about, and attempting to cajole my poor friends into talking with me about movies, television shows in this golden age of tv, and books.... Continue Reading →
Let's welcome our friendly-neighborhood Spider-Man into the MCU along with an actually great villain!
Wonder Woman is a gorgeous, fully realized origin story, and fulfills all our hopes for this hero's entrance into the cinematic world.
Science fiction asks the question, "what if..." and then poses imaginative answers. Good science fiction takes that question, and uses it as a warning, against totalitarianism, or environmental dangers, or perhaps against technology run amok. Great science fiction makes that feel personal, tangible, like you could reach out and brush it with your fingertips. It... Continue Reading →
A growing list of all the things I'm excited to see this year! It's gonna be a great year in Geek Culture... Powerless (February 2) --The pilot shown at Comic Con last year was super fun...but it's been revamped for network television, which I think was a questionable move. But Abed is in it! Lego... Continue Reading →
(potential mild spoilers for Logan...but if you haven't seen it, why are you here?) The superhero genre is starting to get a little staid. A little long in the tooth. We've passed the exuberant youth when you forgive the mistakes (definitely do *another* Punisher movie) and embrace the ridiculousness (Ghostrider, anyone?), or give them an... Continue Reading →