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Bring Back Toonami!


If you are not a product of the 90s, or just lived under a rock, you probably aren’t familiar with Toonami. Let me fill you in…. Tonnami was a registered trademark of Cartoon Network, used initially for action-oriented programming blocks on Cartoon Network television channels worldwide. They aired mostly American cartoons and Japanese anime, such ...

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Watch Responsibly: The Muppets


Hello and welcome to the first of my new series of articles entitled Watch Responsibly! Where I teach you how to play one of my famous movie related drinking games. Today we will be drinking along to The Muppets (2011). This game will require: (1) Copy of the Muppets (2011) (3) standard shot glasses ( ...

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Cinematic Catastrophe: Terror of Mechagodzilla


This was the final film of the Showa (1954-1974) series of Godzilla films. By the 1970s Toho was focusing their films on the children’s market, which was the only market making consistent money. With the rise of TV viewership and the loss of 2,000+ theaters over the previous decade, Toho had decided with Terror of ...

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10 Dead Collectible Games That Should Have Never Died


I love games. I love collectible games. Saldy, other than Magic the Gathering, Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! Nothing seems to last. Ever since 1993 and the dawn of Magic: The Gathering there have been those who want to cash in or take advantage of the opportunities provided by collectible games. Here are 10 of my favorite ...

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The Thing (2011) – Blu-Ray Review


Critically panned by almost every major film critic, I think it goes without saying that Matthijs Van Heijningen’s rendition of The Thing has been released by Universal without much fanfare. Only those willing to accept that this new “Thing” as a different picture in terms of its scope and tone have been enthusiastic about this ...

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Death on Two Legs: Authority and Masculinity in the Films of John Carpenter


Today is John Carpenter’s birthday and in honor of that I have decided to post one of my first film essays. It is no secret that I love all of John Carpenter’s films, even Ghosts of Mars. I wrote this for an Aesthetics of Film class in 2010. This has been previously published in Spring ...

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Beta Testing Update with GarbageGamer


The past few months or so, I have been beta testing/waiting to beta test a few upcoming F2P games. This update will be about the games I’ve both tested and that I hope to be testing in the near future. *NOTE* all of these games will get articles on this site once they’re available to ...

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At the Movies with Nexus Verbal: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

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Much like the publishing industry, the film industry has the tendency to put out too many thrillers every single year. Whether it’s a political thriller or a police procedural, it seems the market is over saturated with both films and novels that are somehow meant to cater to an intelligent audience, but really cater to ...

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