Category Archives: Home of the Bizarre Rant

Food & Wine Thursdays: Is This a Good Idea?

I’ll be honest. I’m largely posting this thought because I want it to be on the record for a couple years down the line so I can follow up on this prediction. There’s a new restaurant opening near me in … Continue reading

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A Heartwarming Tale of Holiday Cheer

While it’s been tradition to do a Yulemala post or two here at the Show blog, we’re just not ready. Next year, there will be a full program of Yulemala films to talk about. That’s not to say that the … Continue reading

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New Satellite Show Episode 6: Tube Meat and Weaponized Babies

Original Satellite Show panelist Duane (Damien Thorne) stops by as Seth makes his show debut. A discussion of Cambodian vegetarian ham from a tube leads to a pancultural discussion of food habits. The premise of “That’s My Boy” gets dissected … Continue reading

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Comics Continuity Crisis!

Let me start with a confession. I love DC Comics. My comics-reading life began in 1992 with, oddly enough, a cross-over event called “Eclipso: the Darkness Within.” It reestablished the somewhat loopy notion of Eclipso as an all consuming id … Continue reading

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Stupid White People: Suspended Sentences

OK, usually I reserve “Stupid White People” for movies about upper-middle to upper-class Caucasians whose lives are so privileged and boring they have to make up problems to worry about. But “Suspended Sentences” is not a new film by Josh … Continue reading

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So, about Superman

So, people keep asking me about Man of Steel.  I mean, that’s fair. I’ve been going on about the movie ever since Superman Returns failed to capture the imaginations of filmgoers. No, seriously … the Internet is littered with my … Continue reading

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A Closed Casket Funeral for Skeuomorphism

No, that headline’s not a song title from either Panic! at the Disco or Fall Out Boy. On Monday, Apple announced several big things at the keynote for their Worldwide Developers Conference: a revision of their MacBook Air line, a … Continue reading

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