Marvel Cinematic Universe Podcast (World’s Best Podcast)

About a week before The Avengers came out in theatres I participated in a World’s Best Podcast discussion about the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. We discussed Hulk (briefly), The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Thor, and Captain America. We also got into why the Marvel movies seem to be outdoing the DC movies (with… Continue reading Marvel Cinematic Universe Podcast (World’s Best Podcast)

My birthday present to you…a Batgirl photoshoot!

Nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh – BATGIRL! Tomorrow is my birthday (don’t even bother asking, I’m not going to tell you how old I am) so I decided to give YOU, my awesome readers, a gift for sticking with me for the past year and a half. I wrote a little story to go along with the pictures…sort of a pseudo-comic… Continue reading My birthday present to you…a Batgirl photoshoot!

I saw The Green Lantern on the brightest screen, in the blackest theatre

After a weekend hiatus from writing movie reviews to visit Kirk’s birthplace (oh and go to my cousins wedding), I’m back on the horse with one of the summers most anticipated comic book movies The Green Lantern. (Side note: if you were hoping I’d review Super 8 this past Monday, have no fear.  I’m planning to see it at some… Continue reading I saw The Green Lantern on the brightest screen, in the blackest theatre

X-Men: First Class – you got it wrong but I heart you anyways

Oh Lordy do I love me some X-Men.  After Thor, it is probably my favorite comic book series.  No offense to Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, etc.  I adore you all but I had a particular hard on for X-Men growing up. So I’ll admit it.  When I first heard that there was going to be an… Continue reading X-Men: First Class – you got it wrong but I heart you anyways

Unicorn (the comic book villain, not the horse)

I was sitting at my desk today and for some reason I started contemplating the Cold War and where we stand in our relationship with various foreign entities. Naturally, that made me think of Unicorn. Oh, Cold War, along with threat of nuclear attack you brought along a vast array of Superheroes and Supervillains designed… Continue reading Unicorn (the comic book villain, not the horse)

X-Men Series II = greatest trading cards ever

It might shock you to learn this.  But I was, at one time, the owner of a complete set of X-Men Series II trading cards. It’s true. I also collected baseball cards, because like any self-respecting tomboy I played baseball, not softball.  Softball is for chicks. But Series II was my most favorite set of… Continue reading X-Men Series II = greatest trading cards ever