Books, I Read It First

I Read It First: Frankenstein

I'm glad this project finally gave me a kick in the pants to actually read Frankenstein, which is often hailed as one of the first-ever science fiction books. It's a grandmother of the genre, and for good reason: the ideas and moral implications that it grapples with are enormous, and it has a really nuanced and… Continue reading I Read It First: Frankenstein

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Drunk Movie Monday, Movies, Reviews

Drunk Movie Monday – Tucker & Dale vs. Evil

When I first started Drunk Movie Monday, I intended it to be movies that were not that good until you got good and drunk. As it turns out, though, the addition of alcohol can greatly improve the viewing experience of even quality films, like the criminally under-rated one I've chosen today: Tucker & Dale vs.… Continue reading Drunk Movie Monday – Tucker & Dale vs. Evil

Reviews, Television

Let’s Talk About Hannibal; or, Thank You for the Nightmares

I don't much care for horror films. Aside from Cabin in the Woods, which is less a horror film than it is an exciting meta action-adventure that just happens to feature a lot of blood, they just aren't very interesting to me. The way I see it, a good horror movie is suppose to scare you, and… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Hannibal; or, Thank You for the Nightmares