Comic Review: The Bomb

  • February 5th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

The  Bomb – Steve Mannion
 The term ‘guilty pleasure’ has become both overused and a defensive shield for enjoying music, games, tv, etc, that others might possibly snub their noses at:
Sublime tribute band? Guilty pleasure.
Straight to DVD movies with poor CGI monsters? Guilty Pleasure.
Any Stephen King book in the last 20 years? Guilty Pleasure.
The time has arrived ladies and gentlemen to …

Comics: The Unwritten, Vol.1

  • February 4th, 2010
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

The Unwritten: Vol 1. Tommy Taylor and the Bogus Identity
Mike Carey and Peter Gross

Reviewed by Kire Carlson
Harry Potter is a chump. J.K. Rowling, despite her fame and billions, managed to patchworks bits of Tolkien and Vertigo’s Books of Magic into a commercial tapestry which covered the world in milquetoast colors of feigned originality. Lost in the stitches of …

Weekly LOST Discussion!

Season 6, Episode 1 & 2 (LAX Parts 1 and 2)
by Jessica “The Hoss” Tutton
I don’t think there is any real way to “review” LOST, so I think the best forum for a weekly discussion of LOST would be a discussion format. I will post some of my thoughts and questions after an episode, and feel free to share your …

Jrunktards…Coming to an Eardrum near you!

So the time has come to unleash what will be the worst game show (in the audio format, silly I know) ever to hit your ears. We test our wits against each other while tackling questions and drinking. Expect expletives, slurring and dumb comments that have nothing to do with the answer.

So by now you are wondering, “How …

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 …