Monthly Archives: May 2016

A Civil War Parody

Originally posted on Excelsior! :
Okay, this was definitely one of my favorite scenes in the movie, and this song was the first thing to come to mind, so I thought I’d do a Civil War parody of it. I hope…

Posted in Marvel Comics' Characters and Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Book Review: Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham

“Those who do not study history are doomed to repeat it.” – George Santayana A wise phrase. The problem is that today, students of history color it with modern prejudices, misconceptions, misunderstandings, and sometimes outright lies. A true student of … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews, Youth Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spotlight: Zoids – The Lightning Saix

Here we are “in the far reaches of the Milky Way” galaxy again, readers! Today’s post is about one of the most amazing zoids on Zi – the Lightning Saix! Why is this zoid so special? Look at the video … Continue reading

Posted in Spotlight!, TV Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review – The Cinder Spires: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher

Whew! What a read!!! The subject of today’s post is an unusual book written by a well-known author. It is a new book and a fabulous read – I literally had to force it out of my hands! But, before … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Review of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War

WHA-HOOOOO!!!!!! Readers, Captain America: Civil War has to be one of the absolute BEST Marvel movies ever!!!! I will attempt to keep the spoilers out of this review, and start my character analysis posts somewhere in the middle of the … Continue reading

Posted in Marvel Comics' Characters and Stories, Movie Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Contest of Wills

“Since when has the Lord of Gondor been answerable to thee?” said Denethor. “Or may I not command my own servants?” “You may,” said Gandalf. “But others may contest your will, when it is turned to madness and evil.” – … Continue reading

Posted in Quotes | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Avengers: Age of Ultron – Iron Man/Tony Stark

Is there any superhero out there that happens to be in more hot water these days than Tony Stark? I am sort of out of the loop on comic book news, but it seems Tony Stark/Iron Man is one of … Continue reading

Posted in Marvel Comics' Characters and Stories, Movie Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment