Category Archives: General Mayhem

TrailerWatch: The  Punisher brings the pain…and Metallica!  

Oh heck yeah y’all – I’m all in. From Frank sharpening his knife to serious casings hitting the ground, Punisher is gonna be a slam-bang actionfest of awesome. Using Metallica’s “One” is perfect vibe for Frank Castle kicking ass and … Continue reading

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Small Press Expo photo wrapup: Con Crud Edition 

It’s the Wednesday after last weekend’s amazing Small Press Expo, and I had an absolute blast! I also caught a mean case of the Con Crud, which has had me flatbacked ever since Saturday night.  So, to make sure y’all … Continue reading

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Con News: Small Press Expo announces it’s 2017 programming schedule!

Schedule’s up y’all!  Small Press Expo has just released the programming it’s getting ready for you, and it looks great.  The political cartoonist panel sounds amazing, as does Tillie Walden talking about her years of competitive skating (and her new … Continue reading

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Con News: Balitmore Comic-Con welcomes Harry Potter artist Kazu Kibuishi!

Well, BCC is at it again; this time they’re adding creator/artist Kazu Kibuishi to their Kids Love Comics Pavillion!  Those amazing new Harry Potter covers?  HIM.  And those new covers are able to stand side-by-side with the amazing work Mary GrandPré … Continue reading

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From NPR: Feeling ‘Young, Scrappy And Hungry’? Have A ‘Hamilton’-Inspired Meal

Because food + Hamilton = amazeballs.  “There’s nothing like a fandom to encourage innovation, and the devotees of the Broadway hit Hamilton: An American Musical are no exception — whether they’ve actually seen the show in person or have memorized … Continue reading

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“The Mummy” – action, monsters, and Tom Cruise

Nutshell: More a “Tom Cruise Action Movie With Monsters In It” than a monster movie starring Tom Cruise.  The first act is a rock ’em sock ’em action extravaganza that leads into a very interesting peek at Universal’s “Dark Universe”. … Continue reading

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“Kong: Skull Island” – Kong gets monstrous in this excellent reboot

Nutshell: Outstanding FX, fantastic (if a bit too done-before) soundtrack, and a cast that makes you feel all the fear and wonder of being stranded on an island full of kaiju. A popcorn flick par excellence, even with a few … Continue reading

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