Flying in the face of prevailing opinion

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

I saw Wanted the other night. The reviews were good, the trailer looked decent, the movie looked decent, I’m a fan of James McAvoy, I’m a fan of action movies — how could I go wrong? I hated it. It’s not that it wasn’t stylish and it’s not that the actors weren’t good (it always […]

So many things I want…

Monday, March 17th, 2008

Check out Think Geek — possibly the most astounding collection of cool/useless/WTF? gadgets I’ve seen in quite some time. I’m especially intrigued by the wi-fi status display t-shirt.

Fan boy moment

Thursday, February 14th, 2008

The trailer for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull is out. I’m blissful.

Fruitcake

Tuesday, December 4th, 2007

Ah, the Christmas season!* And in this particular instance I feel no need to be inclusive and mention “the holiday season” because I want to share my thoughts on something that is, so far as I know, uniquely Christmas related.** Fruitcake. I love fruitcake. I love the density, the almost but not quite too sweetness […]

Useless, but fun!

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

I treasure my wee Darwin car sticker (like the Jesus fish but with feet), but I would consider swapping it for the Cthulu car sticker from Dagon Industries. Other fun stuff: Euro oval stickers for R’LH (Ryleh) and INN (Innsmouth), a tiki style sticker for the Dagon Surf Shop, a ball cap for CSI: ARKHAM, […]