Tag Archives: GI Joe

Insideman’s Piece of Mind™ – Let the Boycotts Ring!

Despite the tag line on the Inveterate Media Junkies site banner, you might be surprised to learn that I am not a bitter ass– at least not 100% of the time. In fact, I can be quite charming and impish … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends – This Week’s Pop Culture News Round-Up!

Film – Pretty much every comic fan and sci-fi geek has heard about the anti-gay controversies surrounding sci-fi author Orson Scott Card. As his big budget Ender’s Game nears its big push (without the author) at Comic Con (because, you know, SDCC … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 9.26.12!

Mars Attacks #1, #2, #3, #4 Writer: John Layman Artist: John McCrea When I first told Jose I was reviewing Mars Attacks #1, #2, #3 and #4 for this week’s IMJ Capsule Reviews™, I got silence. It was at this … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull Lists™ – The Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga from 8.22.12 & 8.29.12!

Americans can always note the waning days of Summer by the paucity of decent new movies appearing in theaters. It’s the dead zone between the dumbed-down Hollywood Blockbusters and the more Serious Fare released to hopefully snag a few Oscar … Continue reading

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Insideman’s WTF?!? – Confessions of an Equal Opportunity Basher

It’s amazing what a difference a year makes. For example, believe it or not– I don’t CAPITALIZE as many words as I used to. Nor do I bold as many words as before. Now I italicize a lot of words. … Continue reading

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Geek SUPER BOWL Commercials: Battleship, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, John Carter, Avengers & G.I. Joe 2 [HD]

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 9.21.11

It’s a GD SHRINK-WRAP MACHINE. You may not recognize it because it is so FUCKING small. The printers that your company uses? They are MASSIVE in size… So they don’t use little penny-ante bullshit equipment like this. No– their SHRINK-WRAP … Continue reading

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