Rad and the Fall of the Iron Curtain

The Color of Money. Creed. Cobra Kai. I love these shows because they give us a look at some of our favorite characters twenty or thirty years later. And with the success of Creed, I’m starting to get my hopes up for a continuation of the movie Rad. I’m sure you all,...

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Revenge and Killer Whales

Revenge of the Apocalypse is now available in audio. The book takes place in Niagara Falls so I thought I’d talk a little about my experience with the city. Growing up in Canada was a lot like that episode of G.I. Joe where Steeler, Flint, Lady Jaye and others find...

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The Strange Case of Edwin Twitmyer

I was explaining Pavlov’s work on classical conditioning to my daughter the other day and I had to do a quick search to recall Pavlov’s first name. (It was not Teddy, which was my first guess). While doing this research I learned that a psychology professor named...

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Recent Read: Deathstalker by Simon R Green

I'm enjoying this one now. Owen Deathstalker, last of the Deathstalkers, has just been outlawed by the Queen of the Human Empire. So he's on the run and is going to start a revolution to get his life back. Fun stuff so...

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Recent Read: Based On a True Story by Norm MacDonald

There aren't a lot of people from the Ottawa Valley I can look up to. Norm is the exception. And just by looking at that cover I'm sure there's no danger whatsoever in admiring a comedian because they will never let you down. This book instantly earns a place next...

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Recent Read: Hard Sell by Piers Anthony

It wasn't until I was done reading this that I discovered it's actually several short stories put together. When I learned that, it made more sense. Still, it's hard to go wrong with rocket cars and Martian real estate. From the cover: Mr. Fisk Centers has it made: a...

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Recent Reads: Robin Hood According to Spike Milligan

Robin Hood According to Spike Milligan From Amazon: This re-interpretation of Robin Hood finds Robin and his merry men dining out at McDonalds, Kentucky Fried Chicken and eating jam sandwiches. The band of outlaws include the immensely strong Big Dick and the insolent...

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Recent reads: How Much For Just the Planet

How Much for Just the Planet A funny Star Trek book? From Amazon: Dilithium. In crystalline form, the most valuable mineral in the galaxy. It powers the Federation's starships...and the Klingon Empire's battlecruisers. Now on a small, out-of-the-way planet named...

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