Interview with Brawl in the Family creator Matthew Taranto

| April 29, 2011

Brawl in the family is a parody comic featuring a number of famous Nintendo characters, particularly those featured in the Super Smash Bros series, and a few surprise guests. A Master Hand behind the comic, Matther Taranto, was kind enough to do an interview with me. Enjoy! 1. First, tell us a little about yourself. […]

The Alpocalpse Cometh!

| April 26, 2011

“Weird” Al Yankovic has had a prolific career as a parody artist. Over the course of his 30+ years of musical comedy, Al has watched entire musical groups form, make it big, and burn to ashes. Slews of Justin Biebers and his predecessors rising to superstardom and then being left behind as soon as their […]

WonderCon Report: Dark Horse Goes All Whedon on Us!

| April 15, 2011

Dark Horse Goes All Whedon On Us! I don’t know what I expected when I stepped into the Dark Horse panel at WonderCon. I was sure there would be announcements and discussions about their comic line. I didn’t really expect it to turn into a Joss Whedon love fest. Don’t get me wrong, I love […]

WonderCon Report: DC Nation’s Flashpoint!

| April 12, 2011

DC Nation What happens when you turn up to a panel about DC Comics right before something big is going to happen in the DC Universe? Nothing, that’s what. DC Nation was entertaining as always at WonderCon in San Francisco but Dan DiDio had clearly decided loose lips sink ships. With DC in the start […]

WonderCon Report: Who Let the Penguin In?

| April 11, 2011

Who Let The Penguin In? Growing up I lived on comic books but they were not my only source of entertainment. I was absolutely in love with Calvin and Hobbes and Bloom County. I read every strip and bought every book. It was a sad day for me when both of those strips ended. Last […]

WonderCon Media 2011

| April 9, 2011

As the San Diego ComicCon gets harder and harder to get into, I think the San Francisco WonderCon is going to get more and more movie and TV companies coming in to show their goods. WonderCon is no where near the size of San Diego yet but I wouldn’t be surprised to find out this […]

MythBusters Put Movie Villains to the Test: Do They Bust the Baddies?

| April 6, 2011

MythBusters, one of our absolute favorite TV series, returns tonight with new episodes, starting with “Mission Impossible Mask/Firearms Force.” MythBusters is one of the few current network programs Llama Mama and I agree on every week. If I’m watching Smallville, she leaves the room. If she’s watching people do home repair, I feel like I should grab a […]