Current Events 56: Discovery 1×3

We’re done with the two hour cold open as Michael Burnham finally joins the Discovery (and Lorca’s monomaniacal path to redemption). Join Mike and me as we gear up and talk about it.

The Voice of the Unheard

The difference between today and 1967 when the Kern Commission found that cops intentionally sparked conflict in protests to both discredit the protesters and give themselves a chance for a baby’s day out of ultra-violence is that today… Read More

Current Events Special: Top 10 Pre Star Wars

We thought it was going to be easy, but we were wrong. Especially considering how much incredible science fiction the 1970s turned out. Tune in, turn on, and drop out as we lay some heavy stuff on you… Read More

Top 10 Methodology

Mike and I are putting together our lists of the top ten SF movies before Star Wars (so nothing after 1976). My first concern when we came up with this idea was how I would find nine movies… Read More

Current Events 55: Discovery 1×2

Join us as we talk about what has to be the longest cold open in television history wherein Star Trek: Discovery spends two entire episodes introducing us to Michael Burnham’s past before they even get into the story… Read More

JW3 Blogwatch

I am finally getting around to watching John Wick III. To be honest, I gave it a pass first time around because I loved I & II and was just worried they were going to ruin it by… Read More

Current Events 54: Discovery 1×1

Having wrapped up Picard, we continue on our Star Trek kick by immediately jumping into the controversial (because these days what piece of popular culture isn’t upsetting to someone?) Discovery. Spoiler alert: We like it.

Plague Diary 4

This being allergy season is complicating things in lockdown. Every sneeze, cough, and headache sparks a moment of wondering, “Is this it? Did I touch the wrong thing? Did that cyclist with no mask infect me?” Besides wondering… Read More

Current Events 53: Picard Finale

We cried, we laughed, we even sang a song. This trip through the first season of Picard comes to a landing with a most excellent finale that did not disappoint. Join us!

Listicuffs

I had this idea once to take all my favorite fight scenes and edit them together into one sizzle reel I could watch when I wasn’t in the mood for a whole story, but still wanted to enjoy… Read More