6 10, 2018

I Mistrust My Own Judgement: Dracula (Monster Memories)

By |2018-10-15T14:27:26+00:00October 6th, 2018|Features, Halloween, Monster Memories|

Tod Browning’s 1931 adaptation of Dracula is the granddaddy of them all, the film the launched the Classic Monster films of Universal. The Universal cinematic universe if you will. I try not to judge these old films by modern standards or how a film has come to be perceived [...]

2 10, 2018

Creature Double Feature: My Saturday Monster Time

By |2018-10-15T14:27:27+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Features, Halloween, Ideas & Excuses, Monster Memories|

Growing up my Saturday afternoons would be spent with creatures, monsters, ghosts, ghouls, murderers and mad scientists. Beginning around one o'clock I would settle down in front of our 17" Sony Trinatron (complete with simulated wood grain plastic sides) with a soda (typically Frank's grape or ginger ale) and a bowl [...]

25 07, 2018

This Harmonious Order of Things: Boethius: The Big Ideas (Excursus I)

By |2018-09-03T11:41:44+00:00July 25th, 2018|Big Ideas, Features|

Whenever I am feeling down, or confused, or overwhelmed by the particular situation I find myself in I turn to philosophy. And yes, I do recognize how pretentious that statement sounds - but regardless it is still very true. Reading philosophy allows me to see things on a grander scale. [...]

18 07, 2018

Collected Edition: Episode 27: Death

By |2018-10-15T15:07:31+00:00July 18th, 2018|Collected Edition, Halloween, Podcasts|

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. Today on the program put on some black clothing, draw on some black eyeliner and crank up some sisters of mercy…we will be discussing Death. Specifically [...]

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