Recently on The Tweeter, as one of my colleagues calls it, someone made the absolutely insane declaration that Megatron was better than Shockwave. I plan to show you how and why this is categorically, absolutely wrong. To make this as engaging (and brief) as possible, I will present to you three things. I will spare […]Read more "Shockwave Beats Megatron Like a Drum"
This one will not be excessively long, because I consider it an open and shut case. I condemn Dr. Bruce Banner. The revered scientist, scholar and eventual accidental superhero wrestled with a very specific inner demon in the form of The Hulk. An incredible beast nigh unstoppable. He is positively unstoppable per a few sources, […]Read more "Prozac v. The Hulk"
This springs entirely out of musings in my recent epistle, Hot Wookiee Love. There, I posited this fact: Worf the Klingon married a Trill female who had an asexual symbiont intellect living within her. For those who didn’t watch Deep Space Nine, please accept my harshest of judgments. Those that did, bear with me as […]Read more "Was Worf a Polygamist?"
I’ve thought about my dad a lot recently. Usually I’m too busy to reminisce properly, which is in and of itself a crime. I’m still trying to teach myself to slow down and take time to reflect. This is a long post, probably because so much has built up over time. Echoes of the Past […]Read more "My Emotional Connection with the Original Star Wars Trilogy"
On the February 20, 2014 episode of Words With Nerds, I posited an ethical question rooted in Star Wars, the answer to which may carry implications for all of sci-fi, really. Is it bestiality to make love to a Wookiee? I suspect the initial response around the table would be an emphatic “no!” While I’m […]Read more "Hot Wookiee Love"
Well by now you’ve figured out that the blog hasn’t been the repository for Words With Nerds episode postings of late. A million excuses, a million regrets that all boil down to “too much to do and not enough time.” Believe me, if we could figure out a way to make a living doing this […]Read more "Catch Up with Words With Nerds: Open Forum"