Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Last Of Dark Horse: Comic Reviews

Twenty three years of Dark Horse’s run as purveyors of Star Wars comics has ended. All of the ongoing series concluded in August and all there’s left to do is put out the trade paperbacks before the license expires in … Continue reading

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Star Wars Isn’t Penny Farthing Cinema

Damn hipsters. They may still have their 21st century accoutrements but they’ve developed a strange fetish for retro tech like old-fashioned typewriters or turntable record players and vinyl records. You know what I remember about record players? Needles ripping a … Continue reading

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O/T: Friday Five

Copped from LJ and somebody else’s site. 1. What band has made the biggest impact in your life, and why? I don’t know. There are lots of different bands I’ve liked over the years and it’s hard to say which … Continue reading

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Retread of the Jedi?

Beware, some diet spoilers.

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Is This My Last Comic Con Ever? 2014 Edition Part III

Saturday, July 26 First thing in the morning I was going to make one last futile try to get the wampa Hallmark ornament, but boy is it insanely crowded on Saturday. I couldn’t get up to the door at Hall … Continue reading

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Is This My Last Comic Con Ever? 2014 Edition Part II

Freya’s Day, Jul. 25 It was Freya’s Day because it was “Vikings” day. Friday was the day the cast of the show was due to appear for a short autograph session at 1 p.m. and for a panel at 4:45 … Continue reading

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This Is A Horrible Story

I didn’t hear about this until listening to a story about it on local radio while driving home yesterday. I guess with a lot of media attention on the zombie walk that went horribly wrong, this awful awful story got … Continue reading

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