Who else watched the pilot?I liked its tributes to the history of the character, particularly in the opening, and I thought it balanced the real-world and TV-soap elements with the superheroics…Continue
"Well, you've been warned.
And you'd think I'd have learned by now not to post before finishing my coffee. I count at least two obvious errors in that post, though ones of grammar, I assure you, and not fact."
"Another egg cover:
While I read comics, I generally stayed away from Harvey, reading only enough to know they had a bunch of kids with creepy Halloween identities (Casper, Hot Stuff, Wendy) and another bunch of kids with creepy obsessions (wealth,…"
"Rosemary's Baby adheres pretty closely to the source, though it does not show us the final, uh, issue. The novel, The Last Picture Show, includes a couple of plot developments that read more like some young guy's fantasy than anything that…"
"Ah, but Bogdanovich knew what to leave out of the movie. Don't get me wrong, I love <i>The Last Picture Show</i>, but it's a novel by a young man and it shows.
What am I reading, he asked, hypophoracally?
Two local writers: I…"
"I found this online: a real-life Playmate faces a dinosaur in a haunted mansion. That qualifies for this month and two previous categories, as well as demonstrating how bat-guano crazy comics can be. It's as though the premise came from a game…"
"This is awesome. A couple of teenagers (1) just happen to know an Einstein-haired scientist who (2) seemingly by working alone, has made a major breakthrough in the fields of physics and engineering while (3) working out of a chemistry lab. Happens…"
"The year 1958 saw the release of this flipsville tale of a stranger who shakes things up at a high school of hep-talking teens in a town with a hidden drug menace. We're not just talking reefer here, my cats and kittens, because that's…"
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