Special Gift Feature : The Big “Big Bang” Set is Here!!!

Disclaimer: Warner Brothers Home Entertainment requests we note that it provided a free copy of the title featured below. The opinions I share are my own.
Even if you’ve never watched The Big Bang Theory, you’ve probably felt some of its wide-reaching fringe effects (there’s even a Brazilian bee species named after Sheldon Cooper’s catchphrase, “Bazinga!”). Like millions of others, though, you may well be a fan (and perhaps a mega-fan) of the series. If one or more members of your own “nerd herd” land in the latter category, the new complete series set just released from Warner Brothers may be the perfect gift for them (or for yourself!) this holiday season.

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Your Weekend Justice #255: For All the Great Danes Named Hamlet

Capwolf!

It’s Weekend Justice: the Internet’s #1 audio trainwreck. This episode is from the archives: recorded in May 2016.

Agenda:

  • Widge finally sees Deadpool
  • The spreading of Megacon and seeing Stan Lee
  • This is back when Widge could remember names, apparently
  • Civil War works…no idea how
  • Killing your Big Bad three times just to make sure
  • The Flash show is up to something
  • Ming-Na Wen on very little sleep
  • Death is a no because time travel (plus contract)
  • Much Legends of Tomorrow chat
  • Also, Agents of SHIELD
  • Ghost Rider: The Sitcom
  • Preacher
  • 12 Monkeys: The Series
  • The uncertain state of Marvel TV shows
  • JJ reports on X-Men: Apocalypse
  • Peter Dinklage in Pixels
  • Women in Star Wars? Saints preserve us!
  • Convincing Chris Evans to keep wielding the shield
  • Out Steve Perrying Steve Perry
  • Rox, cult expert, on The Following
  • Superhero fashion and Jon wants a dance belt
  • Jim Henson’s Game of Thrones
  • The old school HBO logo
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    Pringles: Roasted Turkey Flavor Limited Edition – Review

    The onslaught of limited edition flavors of things never ceases to amuse me. Of course, because I am a sucker for all things limited edition (due to an intense and terminal case of FOMO), I have to try all of them I can. And with Pringles, the reaction has been on a scale from Jamaican Jerk (pretty good but nothing to write home about) to White Chocolate (basically a war crime). Because we are in the Thanksgiving/2nd Halloween season, they’ve now put out a Limited Edition Roasted Turkey flavor.

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    Headsup: Hauntings and Heroines

    Disclaimer: Warner Brothers Home Entertainment requests we note that it provided a free copy of “Wonder Woman: Bloodlines” and “Veronica Mars: The Complete First Season.” The opinions I share are my own.

    Wonder Woman Bloodlines“In Wonder Woman: Bloodlines, Amazon princess Diana of Themyscira chooses to save fighter pilot Steve Trevor and return him to his home in America – setting in motion one of Wonder Woman’s most captivating chapters. Fulfilling the role of both ambassador as well as protector, Diana soon earns the name Wonder Woman from the gracious people of Earth. Equally strong in body, heart and will, she makes it her mission to help a troubled young girl enlisted by a deadly organization known as Villainy, Inc., whose criminal members have their sights set on invading Themyscira, Diana’s paradise home. Prepare for a thrilling quest packed with brutal battles, mysterious mythology and endless wonder!” — from Warner Brothers

    Wonder Woman: Bloodlines is now out on Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD, both of which also include an animated short (“Death”), a featurette (“The Cheetah: Ferocious Archenemy”), and a sneak peek at the next DC Universe Movie, Superman: Red Son.  You can snag the Blu-ray for $16.95 and the 4K set for $24.88 on Amazon.

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    The SpongeBob Musical – Review

    (aka SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical)

    Touring Company Performance at the Von Braun Center, Huntsville, AL – 1 Nov 2019

    I have never seen an episode of SpongeBob SquarePants. I’m sure many of you are gasping at your screen and calling for an oxygen mask. But hey, there’s a lot to watch these days. Anyway. When I heard that there was an impending Broadway musical based on the cartoon, I was not surprised. The Law of Relative Development was long ago updated to include the fact that everything will one day be a musical, in addition to being a movie, a TV series, a breakfast cereal (and so on and so on). And it’s become clear that not everything is going to be a Lion King and transition to the stage in spectacular fashion.

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    32 Days of Halloween XII, Day 32: The Tradition Continues…

    Night of the Living Dead

    So we’re here: First Halloween at last. And if you’ve been here with us previously, you know what tonight’s pick is. But first, our #TrackoftheDay. This is “The Gonk,” by Herbert Chappell, and quite familiar to fans of both Shaun of the Dead and Dawn of the Dead. It’s a strange song, to be honest, mostly because I can’t entirely figure out what the story behind it is.

    It’s got a sub-title (but only when it’s listed certain places) of “(Seeing & Doing).” What the hell does that mean? Not entirely sure. If you go to the De Wolfe Music Library (where you can license the song), it lists it as “Seeing and Doing Theme Tune.” And there was a Seeing and Doing TV show that started in 1971…but the two clips of it I’ve found online have a completely different tune. No idea.

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    32 Days of Halloween XII, Day 30: Voodoo Island!

    Voodoo Island

    Tonight, let’s kick things off with a fantastic novelty track from 1932. It’s “It Must Be Swell” by Alex Bartha & His Orchestra. I tried to find a decent picture of Bartha and could not. And I’m not sure how many other recordings we have extant from them, either. Because this one is fantastic. I’m surprised I only recently ran across it.

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