With commentary by Brian Aldiss. It’s remarkable to note how much has changed in thirty-odd years, and how much has stayed the same.
MST3K episode airing on Pluto.tv right now. Mystery of a flag on the moon as related by one Coleman Francis. Horror/suspense/espionage mashup that appears to have been assembled from at least three totally different movies. Tor Johnson is a rocket scientist turned into a monster by a nuclear blast, a year before the…
The best description of Game of Thrones by someone who has never seen the show. Never gets old.
Saw Avengers: Endgame. Wish I could come up with more of a comprehensive statement on the movie, but for now this .gif sums up my reaction:
Hippie Johnny’s Farm-Fresh Auto Parts. “You show me a kid who doesn’t love to put brake pads in a box and I’ll show you a kid who doesn’t know what fun is.”
“And can you name me one two-and-a-half minute rock and roll song that has fifteen characters in it?”
Back in the early ‘00s you may have seen them headlining the 102 FM Vanilla Coke Garden Party at Altel Pavillion, Cleveland’s Heineken Chips Ahoy Fun Rally, Roanoke’s Earthlink Pringles Summer Slam Jam, and multiple dates on the Taco Bell Muy Caliente Second Stage at the Jeep Outdoor Festival with Train and Sheryl…
With H. Jon Benjamin as Greg Baron, Regional Sales Director for Smirnoff Ice in the Tri-State Area. Smirnoff Ice. A great product. Smirnoff Ice. I’m gonna send you Smirnoff Ice. I can send you a truckload of Smirnoff Ice. I can send you ten cases of Smirnoff and you can do what you want with it. It’s a great drink.…
Three days into spring and the iPhone doomsday whistle is already going off. Lightning strikes twenty miles to the north, sunshine and pleasant breezes down here. Severe thunderstorm alert until midnight. I guess I should put a spare mattress by the bathtub, just in case.
Three years on, Zack Snyder is still upset about fan reactions to Ben Affleck’s murder-happy caped crusader in Batman V. Superman. From CBR.com:
I hear podcasts are big these days.
Eat your hearts out, Max Fischer Players. (With embryonic xenomorphs.)
Man, grape jam, man, that’s the best part, grape jam!
If you can dig a bg enough whole to bury all your youth...
The Mouse’s face was on the room’s enormous gray wall screen. He could see the pores in the rodent’s nose. The black pupils were the size of pillows.
Interview with Mike Hodel, 1977.