The number of times I’ve thought this is greater than I even want to consider. Kevin Smith’s original series of movies, starting with Clerks, while sometimes cruder than I wished a movie to be depending on the age I was the first time I watched, continue to get better long after their release dates. This is also seen in Smith’s various television projects, including his stints in the Arrowverse. So when a new Smith movie featuring a convenience store showed up on Netflix, there was no way I could ignore it… especially when it involves Canadian Nazis. Continue reading Best Geeky Finds – Yoga Hosers (2016, PG-13)
There was a lot of bad in 2016 – celebrity deaths, politics, natural disasters, terrorist acts. But as the year finally comes to an end I want to reflect on some of the good, at least in my opinion. In the realm of geek there was a lot that made us all happy this year and helped us to, if not forget, at least distract ourselves for a little bit from all the bad. Continue reading Miss Dawn’s Musings – Best of 2016
In honor of Christmas Eve, I picked up a holiday classic often found on every “worst movie of all times” list. Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964) tells the harrowing tale of children Billy and Betty, siblings who are kidnapped by Martians. The Martian ship has come to Earth because they are seeking Santa Claus. Continue reading Best Geeky Finds – Merry Christmas Mars!
Some of us are going to be spending time with groups of people who are outside of our norm. They just don’t get us. Why are we so weird? What is that book? What is an RPG? As geeks, we can isolate ourselves from the “norms” and get lost in our world because we surround ourselves with others like us. But once the holidays come around, we get that stark reminder – but that is OK! I am here to give you the survival guide to get you through! Continue reading Irregular’s Intel – The Geek Holiday Survival Guide
So you promised yourself this year you’d get everything done early so the holidays wouldn’t be such a stressful rush, as they always seem to be. You got the decorations up in good time, mailed out cards, made lists of what presents to get… but you never quite got around to going to the mall… or other stores… or Amazon. And now there’s less than a week until Christmas and you haven’t finished your shopping! Well if you’ve got geeks on your list, I’m here to help. Continue reading Miss Dawn’s Musings – Last Minute Rush