Category: Lists

10 Life Lessons NBC’s Hannibal has Taught Us

NBC’s ratings challenged, but recently renewed, Hannibal is winding down, and I’ve made it known that I’m a huge fan of the series. So, I thought it would be worthwhile point out the valuable life lessons the series […]

Who Is Going To Replace Matt Smith? Let’s Speculate Now and Look Back Later to Laugh at How Wrong We Were

Update: 7/19/2014-Peter Capaldi got the gig.  Boy, we were way off.   We’ve all already apparently mourned the departure of Matt Smith from Doctor Who (I guess). We are now in the phase where we rampantly speculate […]

The 5 Stages of Grief as Experienced in Reaction To Matt Smith Leaving Doctor Who

“Change it had to come, we knew it all along” – The Who, “Won’t Get Fooled Again” “I don’t want to go” – David Tennant’s last line as the Doctor in “The End of Time, […]

Nitpicking Iron Man 3 – 5 More Things That Bothered Us

Iron Man 3 is now the fifth highest-grossing film of all time.  Huzzah!  Let’s celebrate this accomplishment with some more mockery. I like Iron Man 3.  A lot.  However, it is not without its flaws, as I […]

Steven Spielberg to Executive Produce a Halo TV Show. What Does That Even Mean? Part 2

This is the second part of a two-part article.  Part 1 is available here.   In the span of four days, the entertainment industry went from learning of the next big TV show Steven Spielberg […]

Steven Spielberg to Executive Produce a Halo TV Show. What Does That Even Mean? Part 1

This is the first part of a two-part article.  Part 2 is available here.   When I was a kid, I was always especially overjoyed by the pop culture-skewering adventures detailed in the animated series […]

Top 10 Episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation

Let’s face the facts. Lists of  the best episodes of television, movies, novels, Broadway musicals, burgers and fries- you name it- are completely subjective and irrelevant. Favorites, especially pop-culture favorites, are in constant states of […]

S.H.I.E.L.D, a Vampire Diaries Spin-Off & 12 Other Geek-tastic New Shows Heading Our Way in 2013/2014

Last Thursday and Friday saw 22 shows canceled by the five major US broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, The CW), in an almost Game of Thrones‘ red wedding-esque massacre (do not Google “the red wedding” […]

Top 10 Episodes of Star Trek: The Original Series

Let’s face the facts. Lists of  the best episodes of television, movies, novels, Broadway musicals, burgers and fries- you name it- are completely subjective and irrelevant. Favorites, especially pop-culture favorites, are in constant states of […]

12 American Literary Classics Which Need Entirely Unnecessary 3D Films

Last night, director Baz Lurhmann was asked by Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report why on Earth his new Great Gatsby film is in 3D.  Based on Lurhmann’s rather cagey response, in that he completely […]