On this 4th we can both celebrate Star Wars and mourn the loss of Peter Mayhew. Let's make this day a good one for the best co-pilot in all of the galaxies.
2018... this year marks the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars Holiday Special! Sometimes reviled, sometimes nostalgically adored, this show encapsulates everything that was a variety show in the 1970’s. I was 8 on November 17, 1978, and this show will always have a place in my heart. You can judge if you wish, but… Continue reading 2018: Forty Years Ago, in a Place Seven Hours Away…
Stan Lee. Stan Lee marched to the beat of his own drum... and we all merrily marched along with him. I never met the man, but I feel like I've known him all of my life. It is safe to say, without Stan Lee I wouldn't be the man I am today. Excelsior!
This labor of Super Love is a wonder piece of work. When I was growing up, this was my Superman until Chris Reeves’ forever took George’s place in my heart. That being said, The Adventures of Superman is still a much beloved show, for me. I was excited to hear about this missing show,… Continue reading Superman and the Secret Planet
Today, Action Comics number one debuted 80 years ago! Action Comics One Thousand hits local comic shops, and millions of nerds will celebrate this milestone. Action Comics, of course, is a Superman vehicle. Superman is the reason that we are all here now. The character was the beginning of the superhero genre in the… Continue reading Happy Anniversary Action Comics!
The story is basically that Chewbacca needs to make it home for Wookiee Life Day. Wookiee Life Day? I am intrigued, please tell me more. Ok. Hey Google, tell us what "Life Day" is. Life Day was a Wookiee holiday celebrated by the inhabitants of Kashyyyk every three years. It was a celebration of the planet’s… Continue reading Star Wars: Celebrate Wookiee Life Day: 17, November