How would a rational detective confront suspicions of the supernatural?

[SPOILERS for the HBO series "The Outsider," though I have not read the book. In case it needs to be said, I'm never going to put spoilers in the first paragraph of any of my reviews, since they show up in text previews, and that would be really unfair.] At first, I was eagerly awaiting … Continue reading How would a rational detective confront suspicions of the supernatural?

The Algorithm is going to send a lot of “Bizarre Adventure” fans here, and I’m just gonna have to accept that

[Reading Time: 5 minutes] Bottom Line: I'm late to the party, but Jojo's 2018 re-release of her 2004 debut album is fantastic. I experience new music in a very deliberate way. First of all, I need to be in the right mood. I don't know how to explain it; the moment just has to feel … Continue reading The Algorithm is going to send a lot of “Bizarre Adventure” fans here, and I’m just gonna have to accept that

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[Reading Time: 2-3 minutes; no spoilers] Amanda "The live-action Aladdin is on there—" Me "Wait, really? Disney Plus is offering the new stuff?" Amanda "Yeah!" Me "...But that's on, like, the Premium Plan or something, right?" Amanda "There's only one plan. You pay $6.99 a month and get access to everything." Me "It's seven dollars a … Continue reading D+

I highly recommend The Official Watchmen Podcast

[Reading Time: 9-10 minutes] This review discusses mature topics, including rape, murder, suicide, and hate crimes; and contains spoilers for the Watchmen comic, film, and TV series. If you:(1) Are interested in the analysis of film as a medium(2) Enjoy nerdy examinations of storytelling(3) Are unsure about the HBO series, either having watched some already … Continue reading I highly recommend The Official Watchmen Podcast

How would YOU successfully run a nuclear fallout shelter?

[Reading Time: 10-11 minutes] This review contains spoilers for American Horror Story: Apocalypse, and the game Fallout: New Vegas. I watched American Horror Story’s “Apocalypse” season on Hulu without ever having seen a single AHS episode ever. And I really liked it! My favorite part of the season was the beginning, and while that might … Continue reading How would YOU successfully run a nuclear fallout shelter?

Shadowkeep felt much more difficult than previous DLC releases

[Reading Time: 6-7 minutes] My sister and I are really enjoying the new Destiny expansion. We did zero power-leveling, didn't save bounties beforehand, just flew our ships straight to the moon and hit Start. Neither of us really know what we're doing. We were at a constant disadvantage either from using new armor without perks … Continue reading Shadowkeep felt much more difficult than previous DLC releases