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Rafer Roberts’ 7 of the Best: Timely Comic Books Enjoyed At Ideal Moments In Life

Rafer Roberts’ 7 of the Best:  Timely Comic Books Enjoyed At Ideal Moments In Life Written by Rafer Roberts TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #2 (Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird. Mirage Studios) The comic shop I went to as a kid racked independent and mainstream superhero books on the same shelves, so I never really saw much of a difference between the …

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Bob Brinkman’s 7 of the Best: Lovecraftian Treats You Might Have Missed

Bob Brinkman’s 7 of the Best:  Lovecraftian Treats You Might Have Missed Written by Bob Brinkman S.P.O.N.G.E.: Speaking of the Unspeakable (1998) This particular piece of Lovecraftian goodness is hard to nail down. Originally shot as a public access series, it was clipped together into a single movie that ran at the HP Lovecraft Film Festival. Gleefully combining horror with …

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Mike Myler’s 7 of the Best: When Muppets Run Amok!

Mike Myler’s 7 of the Best:  When Muppets Run Amok! Written by Mike Myler Good evening everyone! Today’s 7 of the Best is brought to you by the letter “M”. M is for maps, math, machines, Mike Myler, macchiatos, and (most importantly) MUPPETS! My family have been muppetheads forever. We’ve still got half the cast in the basement, I’ve probably gone …

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Simon Todd’s 7 of the Best: Unforgettable Films

Simon Todd’s 7 of the Best: Unforgettable Films Written by Simon Todd This is a list of 7 films that, on first watching them, dwelt in my mind for days afterward. I have not done any research into their plot beyond recounting my experience of watching them. What follows is based on memory alone. Eraserhead (1977) This film digs deep …