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Small Screen Series: Ballers
Small Screen Series: Ballers
I have a very good friend with a keen sense for what I will and won’t enjoy in media, and when I asked him about Ballers – a show he’d [...]
Small Screen Series: Dear White People
Small Screen Series: Dear White People
Leave it to a controversial title to make review accuracy questionable. 100% from critics on Rotten Tomatoes, 65% from audiences… something’s [...]
The Hitman’s Bodyguard
The Hitman’s Bodyguard
“Take two excellent performers, put them in an enclosed space, and watch what happens next” has been a winning formula in the past. People who [...]
Defending You From The Defenders
Defending You From The Defenders
Let’s face facts: eight hours is a fair chunk of time to devote to a series when you’re not sure you’ll like it, and The Defenders [...]
Disney’s Eggpocalypse
Disney’s Eggpocalypse
Ah, the Disney Renaissance; beautiful animation, fantastic music, economic catastrophe… all the wait hold on back that up and try it again [...]
How McConnell Sees Democrats
How McConnell Sees Democrats
Last night, in the wake of the “skinny repeal” bill’s narrow defeat, Mitch McConnell gave a speech, still apparently stunned by his near [...]
Don Johnson Drag-Ins
Don Johnson Drag-Ins
I would imagine that a difficulty faced by anyone weaving a story in a fantastical setting is in figuring out what to call things. People, places, items [...]
In the Glam Lightness of the ’90s there Is only Warhammer
In the Glam Lightness of the ’90s there Is only Warhammer
I discovered in a discussion earlier today that there were talks, in the 90s, of adapting Warhammer 40K as a CGI cartoon. Naturally, this got the old [...]
B Is Not For Bouzouki
Recently, I had the occasion to be watching The Wiggles with my young nephew. A children’s edutainment show, it features the usual mix of songs, [...]
In Memoriam: Adam West
There aren’t many celebrities that I’ve ever spoken to one on one, but it so happens that I had the occasion once, in a professional capacity, [...]