What went right at Space City Comic Con

It occurs to me that I really haven’t mentioned anything good that happened while I was down in Houston for Space City Comic Con. As I wasn’t there for the Sons of Anarchy reunion, my experience was only tangentially impacted by that turn of events (except to put me in a “waiting for the other … Continue reading What went right at Space City Comic Con

Space City Comic Con Day 2

First, let me say that day 2 has been much more enjoyable than day 1, for a multitude of reasons that I have previously discussed. Today, I had a full night's sleep, an enjoyable breakfast, and a fresh set of clothes. I won't post a bunch of pics of cosplayers, since that seems a bit … Continue reading Space City Comic Con Day 2

Space City Comic Con 2016 – 24 April Update

** Remember to Follow, Like, Comment, and Share the love that is My Own Little Shadow. And follow me on Twitter, @MWWoodring ** As you may already know, I will be covering next month's Space City Comic Con in beautiful Houston, Texas. Hopefully by then, the waters will have receded and some serious drying out … Continue reading Space City Comic Con 2016 – 24 April Update

R.I.P.D. – Movie Review

I finally got around to watching R.I.P.D. last night, and I have a question. Really, aside from the fact that it’s terribly derivative, borrowing liberally from movies such as Men in Black, what’s wrong with it? It’s got a dirty cop and his partner trying to not be dirty, a grizzled “new” partner in the … Continue reading R.I.P.D. – Movie Review

Pacific Rim – A Capitalist Film

So, I re-watched Pacific Rim the other night. I still like it.  I mean, what’s not to like?  Giant monsters (Kaiju), giant robots (Jaegers), giant acting (everyone), and Ron Perlman. Perfection. But I noticed something that I hadn’t before. Do you realize who the hero, the real hero is, in this movie? Raleigh Becket, our … Continue reading Pacific Rim – A Capitalist Film