Grim_Noir Sends “ALPHAS” Back to Beta Testing

  • July 17th, 2011
  • Posted by Grim_Noir
  • Misc, TV

Since “Heroes” fell apart and “The Cape” was a mess, I was rooting for Syfy’s “ALPHAS” to be the cure for my new weekly superhero jones.
In the immortal words of Dr. Peter Venkman, “Ho, Johnny, did you back the wrong horse!”
Right out of the gate, the show begins by misusing the word “synesthesia.” That may sound like a small quibble, except …


New Episode up! Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Hey hey, JD here. Episode 65 is up..YES that’s right, the second Episode THIS WEEK! If you haven’t heard the special team-up episode we did with The Black Tribbles to discuss RACE AND DIVERSITY IN COMICS, listen to it! But in this episode we review HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS, which hits theaters TODAY!
Listen in the upper right hand …

New Episode up! Race and Diversity in Comics
featuring The Black Tribbles!

Hey hey, JD here. Episode 64 is up and it’s a special one! PopTards teams up with The Black Tribbles Podcast to discuss Race and Diversity in Comics! Give it a listen and chime in below!
Thanks so much to Comics And More in the Plymouth Meeting mall for hosting this event and The BLACK TRIBBLES PODCAST for telling it like …

Captain America #1 reviewed!

  • July 13th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Title: Captain America #1
Writer: Ed Brubaker
Penciler: Steve McNiven
Inker: Mark Morales
Reviewed by Johnny Destructo

There are just so many reasons I don’t have a long-running history with Captain America and why I have always had trouble getting into him as a character. For starters, his name is CAPTAIN AMERICA. It just sounds ridiculous. He has a giant Arial …

Can the Dark Knight Rises…Rise Above…
the Dark Knight?

  • July 12th, 2011
  • Posted by FlannelGuy
  • Movies

Let’s face it. Batman Begins was terrific, but the Dark Knight, that was truly something special. On it’s own two feet, it had all the elements of a great mobster flick, a love story, a true hero and the ultimate mastermind with an amazing ensemble cast. Throw in some costumes and makeup, you have THE GREATEST comic book movie. Of. …

PopShots Webcomic: TRANSFORMERS 3!