Category Archives: I’m Just Sayin

The Dread Question at Q&As.

Let’s start with a visual aid from David Willis’ Shortpacked!: Last Friday, I covered the PaleyFest American Horror Story: Coven panel for Spinoff Online. The cast and creators were pretty entertaining, but I want to talk about the fan Q&A … Continue reading

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New Satellite Show Episode 11: The Goddamn Girl Scouts

In an episode dedicated to writer, artist and filmmaker Frank Miller, the Panel discusses the recently released “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” trailer and “300: The Rise of Empire.” Inevitably, discussing Miller means talking about Zack Snyder; luckily, … Continue reading

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New Satellite Show Episode 10: Clarification of the Pigs

In an episode sure to get the Panel of Experts banned in Denmark, we discuss a controversial law in that country. The topic changes to the recent casting announcements for the “Man of Steel” sequel, which may see us banned … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Thursdays: CrossFit Liquor Myths

I live in the Arts District of Downtown Los Angeles. Recently, the neighborhood has become the CrossFit and Coffee District. In addition to three premium coffee roasters and another half-dozen gourmet coffee shops in a five block radius of my … Continue reading

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New Satellite Show Episode 8: Xmas Office Party

The Panel gathers around the Yule log to tell tales of Christmas yore and delight fans with old standards and new favorites. The Yulemala classic “The Night They Saved Christmas” sheds new light on the origins of Yakmala. Peter O’Toole … Continue reading

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Not About Wine: 12 Simple Rules for Being a Grown-Ass Man

In the course of human events, sometimes one wakes up in the afternoon and realizes that he is largely surrounded by man-children who have somehow managed to find gainful employment and, in rare cases, attract the attention of the opposite … Continue reading

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Rules of Writing: Death or Lumberjack

Endings are hard. Endings are important. And because of this, endings are scary. Let’s say you’re trying to end something long-form, say, a television series or a novel or a series of novels. You’ve written an story that spans hundreds … Continue reading

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