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SIX OF THE BEST… times the hero and the villain teamed up

Let me caveat this right now by saying that I cannot possibly name all the hero-villain team-ups that have ever happened. That's literally impossible. And I'm sure that some of your favorites will get left [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… reasons to switch cell phone providers

A month ago, I switched cell phone providers. I'm extremely happy with the switch. Maybe you would be too. For the sake of argument, let's call the four major networks in the U.S. the Federation, [...]

By |May 20th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE WORST… even-numbered Star Trek films

It's generally accepted that the even-numbered Star Trek films are the best of the bunch. But as we approach Star Trek 13*, I've been staring at my two-disc DVD versions of each of the first [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… odd-numbered Star Trek films

It's taken as gospel, more-or-less, that even-numbered Star Trek films are better than odd-numbered ones. And I think in general that's true, with one glaring exception (~coughcoughINTODARKNESScoughcough~). But I also think people throw far too [...]

By |October 29th, 2014|Six of the Best/Worst|1 Comment

SIX OF THE BEST… Star Trek AU beards

Okay, let me explain how I came up with this: back on September 4, I tweeted a link to Dion Beary playing every Mumford And Sons song. Mr. Beary has a beard. There's a band [...]

By |September 24th, 2014|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… reasons that nerds + fantasy football = awesome

With the NFL season about to start, the usual comparisons are going around about how fantasy football is just "D&D for sports fans". And when you think about it, it really is: you assemble a [...]

By |August 27th, 2014|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… secret sex scenes in Star Trek novels

I started reading Star Trek tie-in novels in the mid-80s. My dad hurt his foot badly and was in the hospital; my mom picked me and my sister up from camp and took us to [...]

By |May 28th, 2014|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments