Category Archives: Entertainment

Star Trek: Arena

When I was a kid, there was one Star Trek creature for me: the Gorn.  Boy howdy, did I love the Gorn.  I was teased by my cousin for how much I loved the Gorn but there was something about this creature … Continue reading

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Girlish Number

Girlish Number takes a satirical look behind the scenes of the world of anime production. It doesn’t paint a pretty picture. Our point-of-view characters are the voice artists, and we have a mixture of abilities and degrees of success in … Continue reading

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The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan I

The junkyard presents two articles about the Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan episode The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan I… The view from 5930 miles away: This episode starts by replaying the events of the previous one, but from the perspective of … Continue reading

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Between The Stars

This has been a tough year.  The Covid lockdown has limited people’s interactions and movies are coming out virtually under the radar.  At least some of our favorite series somehow still come out and a few new ones are hitting … Continue reading

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Star Trek: The Squire of Gothos

If you love Rufus T. Firefly, you know what happens when you call him an upstart.  Don’t call Rufus T. Firefly an upstart.  Doing so can get you smacked in the face, and war can be declared.  The Marx Brother’s … Continue reading

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Exit Wounds

When I said I’d give Chibnall a 50/50 chance at pulling off a strong finale, I would never have expected him to deliver.  Exit Wounds is a hard episode to watch.  It’s a powerful episode that will leave you shaking.  … Continue reading

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That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

One of the most popular anime genres is known as “isekai”, and always follows a similar pattern: an average Joe dies and is reincarnated in a fantasy world, generally becoming very powerful and popular in his new life. It is … Continue reading

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Dracula Lives

At last it can be told! The never-before-revealed ORIGIN OF DRACULA! What a catchy blurb. What a great cover! I was sent this as a surprise gift recently and was waiting for the right time to share some thoughts about … Continue reading

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Nagato 10: Someday in the Rain

The junkyard presents two articles about the Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan episode Someday in the Rain… The view from 5930 miles away: Nagato has been involved in a car accident but has had a lucky escape, at least physically. She … Continue reading

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Destroy All Humans

Destroy All Humans looks like something out of a 1950’s sci-fi matinee.  When it was released for Playstation and XBox, I was bummed; I’m a PC gamer and I wasn’t going to make the leap no matter how much fun … Continue reading

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