Hi there! Inspired by the Oscars®, I take to the blog to air my grievances once more about an industry I once adored. I planned to write this before they aired, but I’m skirting a nervous break down right now, so… Let’s Begin It would be boring just to re–hash what I said in My […]Read more "The Pointlessness of Critics"
OK, so apparently William Shatner’s campaign to make Vulcan the winner in the “contest” to see what to name Pluto(not a planet!)’s moon, has been wildly successful. Read about it here. I “follow” Mr. Shatner on Twitter (@williamshatner), and I’ve watched his campaign with a bit of smirking amusement. But thinking about it a little […]Read more "Hats Off to Bill Shatner for a Social Media Win"
As most everyone unlucky enough to have regular direct contact with me knows, I’ve aged about 10 years in the last week thanks to that most rigorous of procedures called “selling a house.” Now, it’s a first-world problem to be sure. We are selling a fully-functional roof over our heads so we can go buy […]Read more "It Wasn’t The Empire’s Fault"
In the latest episode of Words With Nerds, we tackle some of the toughest ethical topics plaguing nerds and geeks. Listen Today! Download! Subscribe! Enjoy! Here are some of the gems you can look forward to in the latest episode: Craig and John discuss… …has George Lucas has been lying to us this entire time […]Read more "Words With Nerds Episode IV: Lies and More Lies"
Everyone knows that my favorite of the original “Ol’ Holy Trilogy” (apologies to Kevin Smith when he was funny) is Return of the Jedi. I have a ton of reasons for it, including one that only myself and one other person know, but it is unquestionably my favorite. However, unlike other geeks, that doesn’t mean […]Read more "The Best Moment in The Empire Strikes Back"
So my pal Dustin wrote a funny parody of The Raven by Edgar Allen Poe singing the praises of the Baltimore Ravens to honor their latest season. I’d like anyone reading this to take a moment to go read it and give it some traffic love. I’ll even refrain from cheap Ray Lewis jokes for […]Read more "My Friend Dustin Got A Piece Run in the Baltimore Fishbowl"
In the latest episode of Words With Nerds, we present a special extended director’s edition cut, and it’s all gold. All of it. Listen Today! Download! Subscribe! Enjoy! Here are some of the gems you can look forward to in the latest episode: Craig and John… Contradict the expanded universes Discuss the perfect theme music […]Read more "Words With Nerds Episode III: The One Where John Sings"