3 days ago | Random Ephemera
If you’ve driven down Yale Street lately you might have noticed an odd, spooky building has just opened up. This is Wilde Collection, which owners Lawyer Douglas and Tyler Zottarelle have envisioned as something Edgar Allan Poe and Oscar Wilde mig...
5 days ago | Doctor Who
There is a lot to love and even more to unpack in Season 9’s blockbuster two-part opening, but let’s start with something meta-critical of showrunner Steven Moffat. There are several recurring criticisms of him. One is that his writing involving f...
10 days ago | Random Ephemera
Yes, there is a Sexy Donald Trump Costume out there. It’s being marketed under the name Donna T. Rumpshaker, which is how costume makers avoid getting sued while simultaneously showing you they have the sense of humor of a high school freshman. Th...
11 days ago | Internet
Lately I’ve wondering a lot if certain online behaviors aren’t comparable to alcoholism or a gambling addiction. Specifically bullying and targeted harassment campaigns, because for the most part I have a very hard time believing that someone can ...
12 days ago | Doctor Who
I was, to put it mildly, highly critical of the last season of Doctor Who. I have nothing but the greatest respect for Peter Capaldi as The Doctor and Jenna Coleman as Clara, but with rare exceptions the writing simply wasn’t there. Michelle Gomez...
13 days ago | Pop Culture
This past weekend’s FanFair, presented by Comicpalooza, was supposed to be the first in a new series of smaller geek events aimed at drawing a more casual crowd but by all accounts it ended up being a disappointment. Guests cancelled left and righ...