Monthly Archives: June 2011

Dawn of the Home Video Revolution or Ernest Borgnine Made Me Do It!

The great Ernest Borgnine as the devil in The Devil’s Rain from 1975. This was one of those typical 70’s films that featured stalwart veterans like Mr Borgnine and Keenan Wynn, up-and-comers like John Travolta and down-and-outers like Ida Lupino … Continue reading

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What I Miss About Comics – Long Distance Calls from Castle Grayskull

Yeah, I know that this was well before Masters of the Universe, but it was too good of a joke to pass up.

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Meet The Swingers! Monkey & Bird Continues!

The movie wasn’t so hot, but Mickey and Sylvia’s date goes on as Monkey & Bird continues at CO2 Comics! Catch up with cutest couple in comics (according to my sister-in-law Pat) by clicking HERE!!! But wait, THERE’S MORE!!!

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Dawn of the Home Video Revolution or I Was a Teenage Gorehound

Remember when Video Cassette Recorders were new? We got a Sears-branded, top loading, VHS machine around 1983 well after this 1978 ad appeared so I seriously doubt my Dad paid anywhere near $700 bucks for one. I remember the year … Continue reading

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What I Miss About Comics – Hippie Posters

Button, button, who’s got the button? This was the last thing Alice saw.

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Sunday Matinee – Son of Ingagi

Thanks to the wonders of the Internet Archive, I have another oddity form the public domain for you, girls and boys. Today’s feature is Son of Ingagi (1940) which is listed as being the first science fiction horror film with … Continue reading

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The Show’s Over, Folks!

Well, it is for one booze soaked, belligerent baboon, but not for Mickey & Sylvia! Monkey & Bird continues at CO2 Comics! Read the latest installment HERE! New to Monkey & Bird? See where it all started by clicking HERE!

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Ghosts of Philadelphia’s Past – Bellevue Health Baths

A couple years ago I was wandering around what’s known as Center City in Philadelphia when I took this picture. This sign is on the corner of Sansom and Juniper between 13th and Broad. I’ve been up and down this … Continue reading

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Mrs. Crankipants Invites You to a Mustache Party

  Just like the Macarena and chlamydia, a new trend is sweeping the nation!

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How To Draw Monsters by Larry Evans – Undersea Monsters

More from the late, great Larry Evans’ fabulous how-to book for kids from 1977.

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