THE CUTTHROAT(An Isaac Bell Adventure)By Justin Scott & Clive CusslerPutnam Books381 pages We’ve been fans of this series since first created by Clive Cussler and then picked up by Justin Scott. These are historical action packed stories of a turn-of-the-century Van Dorn detective Isaac Bell and accurate settings and history
We are just weeks away from the most unique Dragon Con ever! Mike, Mike, Darren, Mary Lou, and Jen discuss their plans for the virtual event weekend, including what panels they will be participating in, what costumes they may or may not be wearing, and what they will be drinking.
Sugar Kane likes her men like she likes her jazz…hot! Mike, Mike, Darren, and Mary take a look at the Billy Wilder classic comedy that was groundbreaking in its ideas of gender roles, sexual identities, cross dressing, and costumes that could try to contain Marilyn Monroe’s sex appeal. Plus, ESO
THE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO PULP FICTION:The Heroes, TheVillains and the Writers.By Jonathan W. SweetBrick Pickle Media138 pgs. We really appreciate little introductory books like this one written by award winning journalist and editor Jonathan W. Sweet. It offers a very clear cut explanation of what pulp fiction is and its
Yup, it’s time for another episode of the ESO Board Silly podcast, from the death of a coffee maker to how we are prepping for Virtual Dragon Con 2020. Available to all our patrons of the ESO Network, why not join in for as little as .25 cents a week. https://www.patreon.com/posts/40563619
Madame Vastra, Jenny Flint, and Strax return for a new set of adventures from Big Finish. Mike, Mike, and Mary take a second stroll down Paternoster Row and take care to mind the sly foxes, hungry libraries, dangerous ducks, and Spring-Heeled Jack! We want to hear from you! Please write
There are some tunes that get into your head even if you don’t want to admit it to yourself or others. Mike, Mike, Michelle, Ricky, and Bambi reveal some of the songs they sing when no one’s around. Plus, artist Melanie Dean takes the trip of a lifetime in the
STRAIGHT OUT OF DEADWOOD Edited by David Boop Baen Books 265 pgs All too often we’ve heard literary types bemoan the fact that the art of writing short stories is dead in America. Now that is geared to the fact that many of the classic slicks like Saturday Evening Post
Two pairs of podcasters meet on a train and review a classic thriller. Mike, Mike, Alex, and Ashley criss cross their thoughts on the Hitchcock exercise in suspense. Plus, Raymond Leonard is looking out for a hero to help him in the Geek Seat and we welcome the Ring of
GAUGE BLACK – Hell’s Revenge By Mark Justice Self-Published Available at Amazon 128 pgs Revenge plots are a standard in westerns but in “Gauge Black – Hell’s Revenge,” author Mark Justice rips the format to shreds in this unforgiving tale. A Corporal in the Union Army during the Civil War,
The Third Doctor must stop the Master from awakening an ancient god, stealing a powerful energy crystal, destroying the entire cosmos, and damaging Jo Grant’s coccyx. Mike, Mike, and Mary risk an appallingly dangerous time ram to view the TOM-TIT gap into the time vortex so they can get a
Surely it hasn’t been 40 years since the release of the epic comedy by Jim Abrahams, along with David and Jerry Zucker. Indeed it has, and don’t call us Shirley! To celebrate, we needed a crew that knew Airplane! and its sequel inside and out and wouldn’t crack under pressure.