Feb 15, 2012
Full disclosure: no matter what anyone says, myself included, I’m on the fence about supernatural phenomena.
I’ve never actually seen one, mind you. My mother maintains that I was friendly with an old man’s ghost as a child, but I tend to fall on the side of “imaginary friend” on that one.
Even so, I’m just enough...
Feb 13, 2012
Chazz (Brendan Fraser), Rex (Steve Buscemi) and Pip (Adam Sandler) make up the LA rock band The Lone Rangers. These guys are desperate to make it big, and they know their only ticket to...
Feb 10, 2012
A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder is an odd book.
I came across it in a collection of sci-fi stories I bought on my Kindle for a dollar, so that should tell you something. Specifically, it should tell you that the book is out of copyright, and I paid a buck too much, since you can easily find this book free on any platform. Which makes...
Feb 8, 2012
And now, an imaginary conversation between me and my moms.
"Dude, you totally have to see Sucker Punch
"You totally have to see Sucker Punch.
Feb 6, 2012
Here's the thing: I usually try to focus my FTE posts on stuff that's at least a little bit under the radar. Of course there are exceptions (um, hello, Elf
), but for the most part I figure the optimum use...
Feb 1, 2012
In my youth I was a sucker for adventure games. I suffered through any number of ignoble deaths in all the old Sierra “Quest” games, I punned my way through Monkey Island, and I punched my way through the Nazis of “Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis”. Give me a pixelated guy with an improbable mission and a world full of...