Monthly Archives: December, 2016

Yearly Wrap-Up 2016

Let’s face it; 2016 kind of sucked. With the general tumultuous atmosphere, the huge ideological divide and the many, many, many beloved celebrities’ passing, this really hasn’t been a great year. 2016 hasn’t been much kinder to us, either. I know you’re all probably less than thrilled about the general lack of output here on …

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Ad Nausea: Lexus Xmas “Forgery” Commercial

This holiday season, Lexus has produced a series of ‘December to Remember’ spots depicting parents using their children as pawns to get Santa Claus to send them Lexuses (or is it Lexi?) for Christmas. The following ad, “Forgery”, is easily the weakest entry in the series, for reasons I’ll go into below. “…And a puppy?” …

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Talkin’ Nerdy/Unpopular Opinions: DC Super Hero Girls is MY Teen Titans

An epiphany can come from the strangest places at the strangest times, can’t it? The other day last week I was watching this DC Super Hero Girls short: …And it suddenly dawned on me one reason why I like this series so much. DC Super Hero Girls is closer to the Teen Titans… …Or Teen …

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Unpopular Opinions: Jubilee

Here’s an unpopular opinion for ya: I don’t think Jubilee (of the X-Men)’s mutant power is lame. Never have and never will. Whenever some comic book or superhero site makes a list of the lamest X-Men and their powers, Jubilee invariably makes the list, and I’ve never gotten that. Yes, over the years the gang at …

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