Saturday Morning Cartoons: A Eulogy

Saturday Morning Cartoons: A Eulogy

An era has ended.  It had been “dying” for years, in decline… but now, it is truly gone. Saturday Morning Cartoons is no more. ABC, NBC, and CBS trashed their lineups years ago, sadly, but FOX and the WB (and now CW) had kept it up.  Then FOX let it wither, and this last weekend,(…)

The Wake – Our Review

The Wake – Our Review

The Wake is one of those comics that defies easy description. And that’s a good thing. The first half of the story, told in issues #1 through #5, is a tight, well-scripted science thriller, with references to adventure and science fiction stories, owing as much to Clive Cussler as it does to Michael Crichton. The(…)

Fav Five Friday: Scene Stealers

Fav Five Friday:  Scene Stealers

It’s a strange thing, to be a scene stealer.  These are characters and performances that are usually meant to be only minor supporting characters rather than the main focus of their story, or maybe even just a minor background detail, but end up being so very interesting and fascinating that they overshadow everything else.  This(…)