Worst Best Picture: Is Schindler’s List Better or Worse Than Crash?

Alex Russell In “Worst Best Picture” we search every single Best Picture Oscar winner of all time from 1927 to present to uncover the worst of them all. Conventional wisdom says that 2005’s winner Crash is the worst winner in history. We won’t stop until we’ve tested every last one. Read the the first, our review […]

Tough Questions: What’s the Best Thing You’ve Seen this Year?

Every week we ask everyone who hangs out around here to answer a tough question. This week: What’s the best thing you’ve seen this year? Rules are simple: what have we, like, gotta see, man? No, really, what have we gotta see? It’s the middle of the year and nearly everything worthwhile is on hiatus. Wonder if […]

Major Issues: Saga #20 and Binge Watching vs. Actually Doing Something

In Major Issues, we look at one newly released comic book each week. Updated Fridays. Gardner Mounce Saga #20 Written by Brian K Vaughan Art by Fiona Staples Published by Image Comics Release: 6/25/2014 Saga is not a comic for the faint of heart. It’s irreverent, crude, and pairs attraction with repulsion like a sociopathic sommelier. […]

Worst Best Picture: Is The Artist Better or Worse Than Crash?

Alex Russell In “Worst Best Picture” we search every single Best Picture Oscar winner of all time from 1927 to present to uncover the worst of them all. Conventional wisdom says that 2005’s winner Crash is the worst winner in history. We won’t stop until we’ve tested every last one. Read the the first, our […]

Worst Best Picture: Is All About Eve Better or Worse Than Crash?

Alex Russell In “Worst Best Picture” we search every single Best Picture Oscar winner of all time from 1927 to present to uncover the worst of them all. Conventional wisdom says that 2005’s winner Crash is the worst winner in history. We won’t stop until we’ve tested every last one. Read the the first, our […]

The Friday Night Death Slot, Where TV Goes to Die

Alex Russell Friday night is where television goes to die.The Wiki for “Friday night death slot” reads like a graveyard of shows that you either don’t remember or don’t want to remember. What was Canterbury’s Law? FreakyLinks? Fastlane? The major networks have extra shows to burn off and they all do it at the same […]