We Debate: The Wrath of Spock and Puny Klingons in Star Trek Into Darkness [Spoilers]

Klingons, a tribble, the worst kept secret of the summer, and Alice Eve in her underwear for no real reason.  There is all of that and more in J. J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness.  […]

So, There’s a New Wolverine Trailer: Let’s Try to Show Some Excitement, Shall We?

Near the end of the new trailer for the upcoming summer, superhero extravaganza that is The Wolverine, one can hear the line “sometimes eternity can be a curse” uttered by someone who I’m certain wishes […]

More Roy Harper, More Guilt & More Explosions: What to Expect From Season 2 of Arrow

Based upon how many times my essay about the Laurel, Oliver, Felicity dynamic in CW’s Arrow has been read in a mere five days, we clearly should have started covering this show far sooner.  Thanks to those […]

Declining to Boldy Go Into The Darkness: Making Sense of Star Trek’s Under-Performing Box Office

Damnit Jim, you sunk my battleship! Last year, at this time Universal’s Battleship, the film adaptation of the Hasbro board game, opened to a colossal thud with an opening weekend gross of $25.5 million for […]

Review: Star Trek Into Darkness – Attempting to Appreciate The Darkness and Ignore the Star Trek

There are two different versions of J. J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness.  There is what the film actually is – a competently made summer movie blockbuster with eye-popping special effects, mostly cliched plot developments […]

Final 8 Episodes of Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23 Now Available to Stream Online

UPDATE: 10/17- All episodes of Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23 are now available to stream through Netflix.   I’m not perfect, and I’m no snitch, but the final 8 episodes of Don’t Trust […]

How I Met Your Mother’s Plan for Next Season is Ambitious…and Remarkably Stupid

UPDATE: 5/20/2013 -In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Carter Bays and Craig Thomas, co-creators of How I Met Your Mother, clarified their concept for the final season.  The post has been edited and re-written in some […]

I LOVE That Episode: Slings and Arrows, “Birnam Wood”

Sometimes a specific episode of a television show comes along and causes us to sit back in satisfied awe at the wonder we have witnessed.  These are the episodes we refer to as classic without […]

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 […]

The Burden of Canon: Can We Talk About Arrow’s Oliver, Laurel & Felicity Problem?

UPDATED 12-14-17: SPOILER ALERT, Felicity and Oliver are now married. Safe to say, I was totally wrong on this one. Original article below. —- So, it finally happened: in the penultimate episode of the first […]