Category Archives: Delusions of Grandeur

Insideman’s WTF?!?™ SyFy Debuts Collection Intervention Reality Show [VIDEO]

This new “reality” show premiered on the ridiculously named SyFy Cable Network last night. Host Elyse Luray goes to great lengths to differentiate this colossal geek train wreck from Hoarders, stating, “Their collections have just gotten very big and out of … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 7.27.11

And, for once, it doesn’t have anything to do with the usual suspects like Joe Quesada, Tom Brevoort, Dan Didio, Marvel or DC Comics, $3.99 floppies or Diamond Distribution. It’s the entire industry. Can’t you feel it? It’s sick. It’s … Continue reading

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Insideman’s WTF?!?™ Presenting Pics Only a Comic Book Geek Could Love

I heard stories of huge boxes. Then came the questions: What was in them? Where should they be put? When are you coming back? Then, “Help! You’re running out of room!” “I can’t be running out of room,” I laughed. … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.30.11

Light Week. Because of this, NEXT WEEK will be MASSIVE for Hardcovers & Graphic Novels… Or as we tend to call it now: The First of the Month Dump™. Strange Tales II HC. Published by Marvel Comics. The First Volume … Continue reading

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Inveterate Media Junkies™ PODCAST #5 Part One! ALL NEW!

“The one where Ian gets the crap scared out of him and he and Jose decide they would read comics written by Comic God Jonathan Mayberry on a toilet stall.” JANUARY 10, 2011 NEW PLAYER PLAYS IMMEDIATELY! We hope you … Continue reading

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CCW 3.98: What Happened to Last Rants Pt. 2?

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