Category Archive: Random Geekness

Stop Saying Your Movies Are Ruined!!!

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Before I decided to write this article, I struggled with the notion of doing it at all.  While the topic I’m about to discuss is nothing new, the impetus behind it is less… Continue reading

80s Movie Deep Cut: ‘The Monster Squad’

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Being a movie fan in 2017, I realize how spoiled I am.  Blu-ray, 4K, Netflix, Hulu, YouTube…the options to watch films are legion.  The same thing applies to movie trailers.  Now, rather than… Continue reading

In Memorium: Harry Dean Stanton (1926-2017)

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  On September 15th the movie world lost one of the greatest character actors of all-time, as Harold “Harry” Dean Stanton  passed away of natural causes.  He was 91 years old. Stanton came… Continue reading

Jaime Lannister and Harley Quinn are the Same Character

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On the surface this is a strange claim because these two characters appear to be nothing alike. One is a nobleman and a knight in an incestuous relationship with his twin while the… Continue reading

Is Social Media Destroying The Geek Community’s Ability To Critically Think?

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  Right now I live in a country (the United States) for which the concept of critical thinking feels like a novel and abstract concept.  We’re bombarded by click-bait articles on both sides… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 7: ‘The Dragon and the Wolf’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE:     Synopsis:  Cersei, Jon, and Dany all meet to discuss the threat of the Night King.  Sansa consults with Littlefinger and makes a decision about Arya.  Theon makes… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 6: ‘Beyond the Wall’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE:     Synopsis:  Jon, Tormund, The Hound, Beric Dondarrion, Thoros of Myr, Gendry, and Jorah range beyond the Wall to capture a wight.  At Winterfell Arya and Sansa clash… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 5: ‘Eastwatch’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE:     Synopsis:  Dany deals with the aftermath of her victory while Tyrion ponders how to control the Mother of Dragons.  Jamie reports to Cersei of their defeat and… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 4: ‘The Spoils of War’

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WARNING!!!!  BELOW THERE BE: Synopsis:  Arya returns to Winterfell while Bran grows more distant.  Littlefinger returns a special dagger to Bran.  Jon and Dany explore the dragonglass on Dragonstone.  Jamie transports the Highgarden… Continue reading

TV Review: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Episode 3: ‘The Queen’s Justice’

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WARNING!  BELOW THERE BE: Synopsis:  Jon and Davos arrive at Dragonstone.  Euron presents his “gift” to Cersei.  Cersei enacts revenge for her daughter’s death.  Melisandre decides to leave for Volantis.  The Iron Bank… Continue reading