So I kept saying I was going to "Comic Con" in Chicago, when a comic-convention nerd friend of mine says: "You mean Wizard World?" I've heard it called both, so I figured it's like when people interchange Comiskey Park and Sox Park — oops I mean U.S. Cellular Mitosis Field. Maybe the Wizard of Oz would have the answer? But for any related blog posts I'm going to bow to the usage of "Wizard … [Read more...] about So It’s Called Wizard World? Or Comic-Con? Con-Artist World…Con? Who Cares, I Met Anthony Michael Hall.
There are a ton of things going on in Chicago today as Oscar Arriola will tell you on his awesome Fotoflow blog (custom low-riders show in Pilsen!), but I'm just going to do a quick post here about a show in Logan Square that will feature a ton of rad rave flyers from 1992 to 2001 — "Eternity: The Rave and Club Flyer Collection of Bridgette Buckley" is from 5-9pm at The Storefront, 2606 N … [Read more...] about I’m Going to Rave About This Rave Flyer Show
So I was IM-ing with a friend yesterday, and screwed up the spacing between "but" and "that" which gave birth to "butthat." Ha ha. I said (wrote) butthat. And it was the first time I heard of it! Here's the Urban Dictionary definition for butthat ("A lesser form of the word asshat, used in polite company.") And here's an awesome photo of a butthat. Heh heh. Oh — welcome back "Beavis and … [Read more...] about My Butthat Cherry Has Been Broken
So the other day I was thinking about how my burger binge was making my stomach rather meaty, and that it would be funny to get a hamburger or cheeseburger tattoo on your stomach — and was thinking that someone in the world must have one, right? So I Googled "cheeseburger tattoo stomach" and haphazardly happened upon a clip interviewing Daily Show writers about how to write for the Daily Show. … [Read more...] about The Joy of Random Googling, Part 1: “Cheeseburger Tattoo Stomach”
Okay, first off — am I the only person who kept hearing this movie referred to as Cowboys VERSUS Aliens instead of "Cowboys & Aliens"?! I was about to throw down with my uncle over this matter. I was wrong, of course (dammit), about this sci-fi western flick named after a graphic novel of the same name, and directed by Jon Favreau. Moo-ving on: So when Harrison Ford starts firing at this … [Read more...] about Moo-vie Review: Cowboys & Aliens