Tag Archives: Geek Culture

Chupacabracon VIII is on and I’m going

While I was listening to Brian Posehn’s Nerd Poker, I got to hear my always enjoyable shoutout from Brian! Every time he comes to Austin, I give him $100 to cover the show’s expenses with a little letter. The best part … Continue reading

Posted in Austintatious, D & D | Tagged , | Comments Off on Chupacabracon VIII is on and I’m going

RIP Michael Nesmith

Michael was definitely an underlined and under appreciated talent all because he chose to be in the Pre-Fab Four, what in today’s lingo is called a Boy Band: BTS, Backstreet Boys, Menudo, etc. He probably nailed the audition due to … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Music, TV | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on RIP Michael Nesmith

The Sparks Brothers: Must See*

* – If you love music in any capacity, you better see this. Otherwise, the rest of the world can wait until streaming services carry it. Despite this documentary being a huge love letter to one of greatest duos in … Continue reading

Posted in In Theaters, Movies, Music | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Sparks Brothers: Must See*

DC Comics and Diamond part ways

Yesterday, DC announced that it will have all its comic books, novels, etc. distributed by two new companies this Summer. For over 25 years, Diamond Comic Distributors has been the sole solution if you buy your stuff from direct-sales stores … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , | Comments Off on DC Comics and Diamond part ways

D&D joke, January 2020 edition

The joke in this story is universal on the surface because everybody knows how a screw you gag works or the M Night Shama-lamma twist. Go ahead, read it first before continuing. I think the closest mainstream example to the link would … Continue reading

Posted in D & D | Tagged , , | Comments Off on D&D joke, January 2020 edition

Belated birthday gift on display! Weird Al in 3-D!

Weird Al brought this old shirt back into production thanks to Stranger Things 3‘s Dustin wearing it. Quick aside, NO SPOILERS, I’m rewatching the whole show from the beginning and I don’t want to know what happened this season yet! Kristin … Continue reading

Posted in Cool, Funny Ones, Shirts | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Belated birthday gift on display! Weird Al in 3-D!

Overcoming another round of the ‘fuckits’

Believe it or not, I didn’t coin this word, it came from my therapist. I still get taken aback when she drops an F bomb but she was on the money when I went “on strike” with the world last … Continue reading

Posted in D & D, Health, News, The Site | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Overcoming another round of the ‘fuckits’

Gauntlet joke

 A pretty good amateur gag covering how food works in the old video game Gauntlet. The bit showing Questor the Elf doing what often happened when you were in a multiplayer game is relatable because there’s always one idiot out … Continue reading

Posted in Arcade Games, Console, D & D | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Gauntlet joke

Belated farewell to Eltingville

One of my favorite comics wound down for good in 2015 and now I’m finally saying goodbye to what was Evan Dorkin’s funniest creation after Milk & Cheese. There was an accompanying companion but Nerd Poker has returned in a 2.0 version I’ll blather … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, D & D | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Belated farewell to Eltingville