Jul 21, 2018
Random Nerdery: Nathan Fillion’s
Teen Titans Go! To the Movies
Nathan Fillion makes an awesome fan film, Godzilla comes stomping back, and DC’s new titles lighten the mood a little.
Jul 20, 2018
James Gunn’s Offensive Tweets and Online Mob Justice
Are we really OK with operating under the assumption that people can’t change and mature over the years?
Jul 20, 2018
Turns 30, Hannah Gadsby, Floppy Disk Albums, Luke Skywalker, the World Cup & more
Also: 2001, The Atomic Cafe, the Ultima video games, Akira’s influence, Ant-Man and the Wasp, The Dark Knight, comic book industry woes, Ingmar Bergman, and vintage computers.
Jul 15, 2018
How did I become a soccer fan?
Possibly the greatest stunner in this year’s World Cup.
Jul 12, 2018
Some Random Reflections Upon Returning to Middle-earth
After recently introducing our kids to the classic film trilogy, I’ve been thinking about it ever since.
Jul 11, 2018
Watch The Cure’s Epic 40th Anniversary Concert
A good reminder that The Cure really have released a mind-blowing amount of amazing music over the years.
Jul 8, 2018
Your Public Library as a Streaming Service
If you haven’t been to your local library in awhile, then you might be in for a pleasant surprise.
Jul 7, 2018
Ways of Seeing
Is The Advisory Circle’s Most Accessible Album, But It’s Still Pretty Weird (Review)
The Council’s latest takes the Ghost Box aesthetic in more straightforward — though still odd and otherworldly — directions.
Jul 6, 2018
Weekend Reads: RIP Richard Swift,
, Praising RSS, Reassessing the Sexual Revolution & more
Also: Enter the Dragon’s overrated-ness, alone in the universe, saving government websites, Google’s quandaries, Tim Berners-Lee, and the weirdness of zero.
Jul 5, 2018
In Rotation: The Mary Onettes, Mondo Grosso, Pure Bathing Culture (Review)
The Mary Onettes return with more dreamy pop, Mondo Grosso delivers euphoric electronica, and Pure Bathing Culture cover The Blue Nile.
Jul 5, 2018
Random Nerdery: Kim Ji-woon’s
A live-action take on an anime classic, a new martial arts/sci-fi series, and one of the biggest video games gets a TV series.
Jul 4, 2018
The Boundless Optimism of Japan’s “City Pop”
The music of artists like Toshiki Kadomatsu sounds utterly disposable but I can’t get enough of it these days.
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