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Arsenal Season Review: We Never Left the Shoney’s!

Arsenal Season Review: We Never Left the Shoney’s!

I was all set to put this out before the FA Cup Final. Then the Final happened and I got caught with all the celebrating. So I figured I’d take a step back, finish other pieces, then come back and look at this with fresh eyes.  After all, the glow of another trophy can make […]

Ten Comic Book Adaptations I Want To See

Ten Comic Book Adaptations I Want To See

After watching Wonder Woman (Feel free to read that review here), I was talking with a friend who said that she was just tired of all the superhero movies. That took me by surprise a bit even though it probably should not have.  Superhero movies used to be an odd occurrence — a X-Men here, […]

“Wonder Woman” Review: Finally DC Gets It Right!

“Wonder Woman” Review: Finally DC Gets It Right!

DC has had a far rockier road to bringing its universe of heroes and villains to the silver screen in this modern “Golden Age of Superhero/Comic-Book Movies”.  Sure, they had The Dark Knight trilogy, which raked billions of dollars. But their Superman Returns reboot did not attract any new fans and, when they rebooted it […]

Postmortem on the 2016-17 Premier League Season

Postmortem on the 2016-17 Premier League Season

Once again, it ends. Once again, footie leaves us just as things were getting good.  Whether your team ended up hoisting a title, winning a cup, surviving relegation or just beating that rival of old, the roller coaster ride that is the Premier League is over and we head into the summer with visions of […]

On Arsene Wenger’s New Deal

On Arsene Wenger’s New Deal

I am busy at work in both the Premier League Postmortem and the Arsenal Season Review. So don’t fret. Those are coming.  However, I did not want to let this opportunity pass by given the news of today.  Specially since I get to say…I was wrong. Last September, I said that I felt this would […]

“Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2” Review: More 80s Goodness Found Here

“Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2” Review: More 80s Goodness Found Here

Just under three years ago, I said of the original Guardians of the Galaxy that “Gunn and his crew take those things that influenced them and colored their youth and make a movie that is sure to become a favorite of the next generation.” (Go back and read that review if you want a fuller […]

The 2017 Sure-To-Be Wrong NFL Mock Draft (And Some Saints Thoughts)

The 2017 Sure-To-Be Wrong NFL Mock Draft (And Some Saints Thoughts)

*cue the Eminem* Guess who’s back…back again… After a long winter of hibernation, I arise once again. And what, praytell, has made me dust the cobwebs, sweep the rat droppings and cast out the demons from this here old blog? Why it’s the NFL’s annual meat market! Better known as the “Draft” for those who […]