Flash Gordon

Born in the mid to late 30’s, Flash Gordon has been present in one form or another for nearly 80 years!  How cool is that? Alex Raymond first brought Flash to life as a comic strip in the newspapers of…

Movie Trailers

Was checking out movie trailers and wanted to share. Stan Helsing. This could be the stupidest movie ever made. Or it could be hilarious.  I DON’T KNOW! It’s Halloween night, and slacker video clerk Stan Helsing – along with his…

The Man Without Fear

When it comes to Daredevil – I am not an expert by any means.  I know that most hardcore comic book fans put Daredevil on the kind of pedestal guitar fans reserve for the likes of Eric Clapton – but…

Emerald Dawn II

This is the last of my Green Lantern posts for a bit.  I’ve told you all about Hal Jordan, John Stewart, Guy Gardner and Alan Scott – have mentioned Kyle Rayner, but not much cuz he was after me for…

The Birthday Post

It’s that time of year again, October the 18th.  My birthday. In the past, I have written all sorts of things when my birthday comes along, including stories from my younger days, of people who have been a part of…

The Original Green Lantern

Before Hal Jordan or John Stewart, Guy Gardner and Kyle Rayner came along, there was another Green Lantern.  The Original. Born in the ‘Golden Age of Comics’ (1930’s-1940’s), this Green Lantern was more magical than SciFi.  His name was Alan…

Where’s the SciFi love gone?

Where’s the love for SciFi? So. I’ve noticed a trend. No love for SciFi (and Fantasy). ABC recently told the makers of the new ‘V’ remake/reboot not to play up the ‘SciFi’ aspects of the show. In fact, they asked…

Interesting things from the web

Another quick round up of stuff I found interesting on the web today. Galactic Hookup Spawns Celestial Offspring comes from Wired (but it’s all over the web). Basically, Hubble caught a photo of galaxies colliding.  I wonder what happens to…

The Green Lantern-John Stewart

The Green Lantern: John Stewart One day, the Green Lantern for sector 2814 flew to the planet OA, home of the blue skinned, telepathic Guardians, and quit. His name was Hal Jordan. His long time girlfriend, Carol Ferris, had demanded…

Roundup of interesting things

I find these things interesting, and thought I would share em by compiling a list here today.  The names were NOT changed to protect the innocent. Ars Technica Ars Technica has a lot of interesting articles each week. Sometimes I…