Author Archive: goldstar

Jonesin’ For Brain Candy

We were looking over some of our earlier posts and we noticed that our most recent Highly Opinionated post was Confessions of a Superman Fan, which was written by me back in April……of 2016. Yes, that’s right; neither of us has written a Highly Opinionated in two years. I knew that the last one wasn’t …

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Cartoon Country: Out Of Fuel

For today’s Cartoon Country, we’ll be venturing into the twisted, demented world of Cartoon Network’s original series, Uncle Grandpa. The story I’ll be covering today is titled “Out of Fuel”, which is actually a short that aired with the season 2 episode “Uncle Grandpa Retires”, in which Uncle G fills in for the spare tire …

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Pop Dream #11: Lisa and Lily

Yep, it’s that time again…time for some more Pop Dreaming. First, once again, sorry about the delay. I really wanted to get this one out earlier, but I got hit with a case of writers block that was only augmented by distractions in the real world. I’m not on social media. I’ve retired from message …

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Pop Dream #10: Lola & Lana

Are you still there? Good, because it’s time for the next Pop Dream! Looks like we’ve made it, folks. Here we are at THE BIG TEN!! Before we start, I’d like to once again apologize for delay. We’re not happy about it either. I planned to do this Pop Dream last month, but it was …

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Toon Adjacent: Wacky Races Get Real!

Hey! Let’s talk about Hanna Barbera/Heater-Quigley’s animated series Wacky Races. You know it, you love it (assuming that you grew up in the era when the show was airing on TV). But did you know that some people made real life the Wacky Races customized cars? Yes, you heard right. Some people made actual replicas of …

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