"But how many 112 year olds are taking long walks, going on ocean cruises unsupervised, and carry the cash to buy expensive things they just happen to come across? After running across two or three of them you'd be wondering where they were…"
"There was a Carl Barks story where Scrooge (or was it Donald) ends up with Confederate money. Saying it's worthless, he gives it to the nephews to use as pay money. An old Southern colonel happens to turn up and buys it from them because…"
"DC'S pre-Code horror wasn't very horrible. I've read they didn't have to make many changes.
The maid killing the six inch girl idea was parodied in Not Brand Echh! when Aunt May swatted the Wisp, who had just married Spidey-Man,…"
"It's interesting that James Cagney is remembered for saying you dirty rat when the closest he came was "You dirty yellow-bellied rat", while Edward G. Robinson and Boris Karloff both actually did say "you dirty rat" on…"
"He also tried to stop his fall from a building by grabbing at falling wood or brick or steel and accidentally grabbing a piece of glass. Shattering into a million pieces didn't stop him for too long.
There was also the story where Creel chases…"
"I believe Welker was saying he was the oldest member of the group and thus the only one that had a license as of the first series. Nancy Drew started out 16 but quickly became 18 when they realized some states didn't allow…"
"How many comic book biologists, chemists, and even medical doctors somehow been able to build robots? Tabletop RPG game GURPS calls this the skill Science (with a capital S.) This is a cinematic skill that, if you know it, enables you to have…"
"Proof Dracula is the true king of monsters?
Some months ago I purchased and put up movie posters of the classic Universal Monsters. Despite repeated attempts to keep them on the wall, Boris Karloff's Frankenstein and Lon Chaney Jr.'s…"