The Maine Event

  As my constant readers may have noticed, the steady stream of content has dried a bit during these summer months. Some of that you can chalk that up to normal summer doldrums (it’s so hard to write when I could be outside playing Kick the Can or brushing up on my So You Think…

The Adventures of Gutt & Pole – Issue #0

The older I get, the more I grasp the concept of tempus fugit. Time flies, baby. After all, here I am in late July – the year more than half over – and stunned by how quickly each page seems to tear itself from the calendar. When I was a kid, the summer seemed so…

My Favorite Things – ‘Top 5 Comic Book Flicks’

You have only your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man to thank for this. Bolstered by the webcrawler’s wild success a few summer’s ago, spun to the tune of $500 million earned in international sawbucks, Hollywood has gone comic book crazy. There’s a reason, beyond good economics, that comic books provide great narratives for film franchise. Once one gets…

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things (No – Not This Guy)

It’s been 9 days since I last posted anything to this site and frankly I’m getting sick of spying Andrew Jackson’s mug every time I boot up the browser (leading me to download a pic of the Croatian Man of Steel). In a bid to blow these summer doldrums away, I have come up with…