Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: How the Heck Did We Get Here?

Remember these guys?

Remember these guys?

While Doug puts the finishing touches on his review of the latest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, head on over to The Retroist and read his personal retrospective of the Turtles’ 30 year history! Continue reading

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The Dark Knight Returns: The Greatest Batman Story Ever Told?

The Greatest Batman Story Ever Told?

The Greatest Batman Story Ever Told?

The Retroist has posted another one of Doug‘s essays! This one asks the question: Is The Dark Knight Returns the Greatest Batman Story Ever Told? It’s the second essay Doug has done for The Retroist on The Caped Crusader in celebration of Batman’s 75th Anniversary. Check it out and then read his previous essay about Batman: The Animated Series. If you still haven’t gotten enough Batman, check out Episode 32 of The Hodgepodge Podcast which was all about Batman!

 

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Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Most Perfect Film Ever Made

The Most Perfect Film Ever Made.

The Most Perfect Film Ever Made.

Is Raiders of the Lost Ark the most perfect film ever made? Doug likes to think so and you can read why over at The Retroist. In his latest essay, he explores all the elements that came together in just the right way to make an enduring classic. Head on over to The Retroist and check it out. Thanks for reading!

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Batman: The Animated Series is The Dark Knight Defined

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The Retroist has posted another one of Doug‘s essays. This one is in celebration of Batman’s 75th Anniversary and discusses what he considers to be the best cartoon of all: Batman: The Animated Series. Take a look: http://www.retroist.com/2014/06/10/batman-the-animated-series-dark-knight-defined/

When you’re done reading the essay, re-visit Episode 32, which was all about Batman and if you really need to scratch that Batman itch, continue with Episode 22, our Cartoon Spectacular!

Thanks for reading!

The Uncanny X Men: The Rise of the Mutants

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Wolverine’s having a bad day

The Retroist has published another of Doug‘s essays!

This one focuses on his love of The Uncanny X-Men and how

he became a fan.

You can read the essay here and then check out all the other great

things The Retroist has to offer!

Thanks for reading!

Star Wars Struck First

01_DOUG_SW_PICDoug did a little moonlighting this week and delivered an essay to The Retroist:

Star Wars Struck First: My History with the Galaxy Far, Far Away

Head on over to the Retroist’s site to read the essay and then get lost in the heady vapors of nostalgia as you peruse the rest of The Retroist’s wares.

Thanks for reading!