“The Maze Runner” Astounds with a Predictably Indecipherably Labyrinthian and Nebulously Insufferable Plot

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Don’t ask me what The Maze Runner was about because I have absolutely no idea. It’s got a story about as cryptic as its titular labyrinth. Sure, I sat through two hours of forced dialogue and… Continue reading

Doctor Who: “Time Heist” Recap

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Doctor Who has the special condition that it can tell any kind of story that it wants to. The Doctor is not bound by time or space, so neither are the writers. Sometimes this… Continue reading

FALL TV PREVIEW 2014: SUSPECTED FLOPS

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This is the list of the new fall primetime shows that didn’t quite make the must see list and that I expect we won’t see around for very long.   ABC Forever (Tuesdays… Continue reading

FALL TV PREVIEW 2014: MUST WATCH ON FOX, The CW, & CBS

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The second look at this season’s must see new shows featuring FOX, The CW, and CBS. FOX Mulaney (Sundays 9:30/8:30c) Premise: The show follows John in his day-to-day life as he interacts with his… Continue reading

FALL TV PREVIEW 2014: MUST WATCH ON ABC & NBC

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The 2014 fall primetime season is right around the corner. I know that there seems to be a lot of new shows out there. I am here to help you sort through the… Continue reading

Fulfill Your “Destiny” and Get on Board with Bungie’s Massive New Hit

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It’s July 22, 2007, sometime during that awkward time of the way, way, wayy too early morning when everything in the world should be asleep, except for those literal early birds who rise… Continue reading

PODCAST: Doctor Who Series 8 Premier “Deep Breath” Discussion

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Ric, Liam, and Corey carved out some time to reflect on the past, present, and future of Doctor Who in light of the Series 8 premier and debut of the 12th Doctor, Peter… Continue reading

Fast Food Review: Taco Bell’s Dollar Cravings Menu

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As more and more fast food chains abandon their dollar menus (I’m looking at you McDonalds), Taco Bell has gone against the grain and officially introduced their Dollar Cravings Menu. The Dollar Cravings… Continue reading

Surprise! ABC’s “Selfie” is REALLY Good

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In the realm of vapid self-absorption, ABC’s Selfie seeks to showcase the queen: Eliza Dooley, played by the wonderful Karen Gillan. We know she’s wonderful because she’s Amy Pond, and if you read this blog often… Continue reading

“Guardians of the Galaxy” Podcast Discussion

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Corey and Liam carved out some time to riff on some thoughts relating to the absolutely stellar Marvel film “Guardians of the Galaxy”. Take a listen here!

“Guardians of the Galaxy” Review

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Think of your favorite Marvel film. Now think of your favorite moment in that film. I have good money betting it’s a character beat, not an action set piece. Mine? I can’t tell… Continue reading

Fast Food Review: Taco Bell’s Paleo-Inspired “Cantina Power Bowl”

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Every year there seems to be a new diet craze that sweeps the nation. Atkins. South Beach. P90x. You name it. One of the biggest fads over the past year I keep hearing… Continue reading

Movie Review: “Snowpiercer” Shocks and Awes

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I grow restless with my media. It’s a thing that I do. As a teenager I would devour my books, video games, and movies with reckless abandon — especially my RPG’s and JRPG’s.… Continue reading

Snack Review: 7-Eleven’s Doritos Loaded

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Earlier this week the day finally arrived when the new Doritos Loaded snack hit the shelves at my local 7-Eleven. I’ve been chowing down on taquitos and drinking Double Gulps for years, so… Continue reading

How To Train Your Dragon 2 Review

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How to Train Your Dragon was released in 2010 and it blew me away so much that it easily topped my favorites list of the year. Inception was released in 2010. This is a… Continue reading

“Edge of Tomorrow” Review

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It is easy to deride the state of the modern blockbuster. Sometimes it feels like we have been overwhelmed by Transformers, Marvel and their clones, remakes, reboots, reimaginings, adaptations, and recreations. Each of… Continue reading

Best of Netflix: “Mud” (2012)

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Some of the best films out there are the ones you just can’t watch casually. They are almost a task to watch because of their gravity, and when you reach the end, they weigh heavily… Continue reading

Gary’s Pokemon Training Tips: How to Be the Very Best Like No One Ever Was (Even More)

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Hey boys and girls. Gary Oak the super Boss man is here and back in business. I’ve been busy lately being awesome, most recently via a mountain conquest with my fellow awesome pals… Continue reading

Who is Jon Snow’s Mum? The R + L = J Theory Explained for Show-Watchers

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This is about as spoilery as spoilery can get. For those of you who only watch the show, these are some major book spoilers. What I’m going to reveal comes from the Song… Continue reading

Critics Be Damned: In Defense of “The Fault in Our Stars”

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Note: This article contains spoilers for the film The Fault in Our Stars, so read only if you don’t mind and/or have already seen it. One of the annoying things about writing movie… Continue reading

“The Fault in Our Stars” Movie Review

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Somewhere along the winding road of my early twenties, I found a YouTube channel called vlogbrothers. It’s description: “Raising nerdy to the power of awesome.” Using vlogbrothers, two exceptionally nerdy brothers, Hank and John, post nerdy selfie… Continue reading

“August: Osage County” Movie Review

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For some reason the only time I even heard of August: Osage County was when awards season was upon us. Maybe I don’t watch enough TV and missed the trailers. Maybe it’s just… Continue reading