PopTards & PopCorn: The Room

By: Jess “The Hoss” Tutton
My husband and I spend some time looking at the ‘Youtubes’ for hilarity. We went on a binge once of internet lists of best of worst movies, and joyfully watched scene after scene. While I don’t think “The Room” is the worst movie ever made, it surely is on someone’s Top 20 list. It’s the kind …

PopTards Episode 9 is UP!

Uncle Dunklenutz, Slai and JD start a new segment called DoubleTake wherein we watch and discuss a classic from our childhoods..this episode, we’re talking Teen Witch (1989) and then come back to the present to talk about Legion and Youth in Revolt!

PopTards and Comic Panels: Joe The Barbarian Review

  • January 27th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

KEN-u-DIG-it Reviews:
Joe the Barbarian
Writer: Grant Morrison
Artist: Sean Murphy
Colorist: Dave Stewart
Publisher: Vertigo (DC)

***Spoilers!!! Spoilers!!! Spoilers!!!*** Though, in my opinion, I’m not sure if anything is really a big reveal, but better to be safe!
Finally! Grant Morrison doing a Grant Morrison type story in a Grant Morrison type comic. “Joe the Barbarian” gets Morrison back doing what I like best …

PopTards & PopCorn: Zombieland by Kire Carlson

  • January 22nd, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Movies

(Kire thought he’d be a smartass and submit this as his review…so I thought I’d be a smartass and post it anyway – Jd):
Halfway through the film the cast stops to watch Ghostbusters.
It occurred to me that I suddenly wished I was at home also watching Ghostbusters.
The End.

Time Keeps on Ticking by Slai Washko

This week I find myself without a specific media of which I’d like to speak, though I am actively reading, listening, and watching. Three weeks into a new year has me pondering and planning, analyzing and architecting.

Time, that commodity and ever-waning measurement of our lives, is on my mind as of late. I am making it a point …

If a Hulk Falls in the Woods.. and no one gives a crap…?

  • January 21st, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

By JD!(Mild Spoilers Ahead)
So about 6 issues after Red Hulk appeared, I decided I no longer gave a flimflam who he was.  I know that Bruce can’t turn into the Hulk anymore, Leonard Sampson seems to be bad these days, there’s a Red She-Hulk running around and General Thunderbolt Ross is dead. Oh and Betty is alive?? This is …

Muffin-tops and Goths: Wet Moon Book 1

  • January 16th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

by JayDee!
I am not, despite what my high school bullies may have thought, a 15 year old girl. I am also not goth, though I suppose I may have dabbled a bit while settling myself into the punk subculture. I’ve always been more about expressing my anger and humor through music then wallowing in sadness and writing in my journal. …