Fringe Read – BOOM Studio’s “Giant Days”


The comic book medium can be intimidating to newcomers and veterans alike. Frequent reboots, crossover events and long, confusing back stories can scare even the most seasoned of readers. After his fandom waned, this author strayed away from the popular press of the comic book … …

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Between the Sheets #49: June 21-27, 1996


Kris & David are guestless this week discussing the week that was June 21-27, 1996. We discuss the ongoing legal issues between the WWF & WCW, who really was the 3rd man going to be at Bash at the Beach and the other options that … …

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Steve’s Box Office Report: June 2006


Steve’s Box Office Report: June of 2006
Top 10 Films for the Month of June:

Cars – $244,082,982
Superman Returns – $200,081,192
Click – $137,355,633
The Devil Wears Prada – $124,740,460
The Break-Up – $118,703,275
Nacho Libre – $80,197,993
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo … …

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The Top 10 Dark Shadows Episodes of All-Time: #1 – Episode 535


The following is a special series contributed to Place to Be Nation by long-time fan, Ryan Schmauch
#1. 535 originally aired July 12, 1968
As Vicki walks around nervously, she hears the sound of footsteps coming, then a knock. She breathes a sigh of relief when it’s Dr. … …

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Titans of Wrestling #62: Muhammad Ali vs Antonio Inoki


As part of the first Titans-Two-In-One, Kelly and Johnny discuss the road to the infamous boxer vs wrestler match between Muhammad Ali and Antonio Inoki from June 25 (26 in Japan), 1976! Among the fantastic footage discussed:
-Muhammad Ali/Gorilla Monsoon angle, June 1 (aired June 5), … …

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Hard-Traveling Fanboys Podcast #9: Countdown – Best Comic Book Theme Songs / Scores


Mild-mannered reporters by day, Greg Phillips and Nick Duke share an intense love of comic books that has made them the Hard-Traveling Fanboys. And if there’s anything that fanboys love, it’s debating what book is better than another book or which character is “cooler.” Enter … …

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Ring of Honor TV Episode #248 Recap and Best in the World Preview


It’s the go-home show for Best in the World. ROH has built this card up in four one-hour TV blocks since the Global Wars show. Outside of the two-year slow build of Corino and Whitmer, everything else is semi-fresh (more on this), at least from a TV perspective … …

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Seinfeld: The PTBN Series Rewatch – “The Cadillac” (S7, E14/15)


Welcome to Seinfeld: The PTBN Series Rewatch! On a regular basis, JT Rozzero, Aaron George, Andrew Flanagan, Jordan Duncan and Jason Greenhouse will watch an episode of TV’s greatest sitcom and provide notes and grades across a number of categories. The goal is to rewatch the … …

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The Glenn Butler Podcast Hour Spectacular, Episode 23: It’s Exciting – Star Trek (2009) Score


Michael Giacchino arrives in the pantheon of Star Trek composers as The Glenn Butler Podcast Hour Spectacular follows up on its discussion of the 2009 movie with a separate discussion just about its score. Glenn & Scott briefly summarize Giacchino’s career heading into Star Trek … …

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The Glenn Butler Podcast Hour Spectacular, Episode 22: Captain of the Enterprise – Star Trek (2009)


JJ Abrams arrives in the Star Trek film vault as The Glenn Butler Podcast Hour Spectacular hits the 2009 movie. Glenn & Scott welcome special guest Greg Phillips for an extensive discussion of how Trek was rejuvenated for its eleventh film outing, what was involved … …

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