Jim Gordon and Oswald Cobblepot: An Unequal Relationship

Jim’s first impression of the gangster who would one day call him “friend” was simple: a nameless thug who worked for Fish Mooney. Oswald happened to have just finished beating a thief when Jim found him in an alley, prompted there by the man’s cries of pain. Hardly the most auspicious way for an alliance between a… » 5/05/15 7:25pm Yesterday 7:25pm

Gotham "All Happy Families Are Alike" Recap

This finale left me with a lot of mixed feelings. Watching the promos over the weekend, I got the notion that, yes, it was going to insane, but maybe too insane. That too many elements were being crammed into one episode. And so they were. Inconsistencies, odd character choices, and truncated storylines abound to… » 5/05/15 3:00pm Yesterday 3:00pm

Pulp Magazine Show & Sale at the Merril Collection

The Merril Collection of Science Fiction, Speculation and Fantasy hosts a yearly show and sale of vintage pulp magazines and other out of print material. Vendors come from Canada and US for this event. A goldmine for collectors of pulp magazines and vintage paperbacks, like Ace Doubles. Pass the word if you know of a… » 4/29/15 12:05pm 4/29/15 12:05pm

Gotham "The Anvil or the Hammer" Recap

Ed Nygma is plenty busy disposing of Dougherty’s body at the precinct. It doesn’t seem like the safest place to bring the chopped up pieces of a the cop you murdered, but no one notices, so it works out pretty well. Being isolated at his workplace actually works great for him this time around. Of course, there was… » 4/28/15 5:07pm 4/28/15 5:07pm