31 12, 2015

A look back on Nerd Lunch’s 2015

By | 2017-03-16T02:20:59+00:00 December 31st, 2015|Categories: Article|0 Comments

That fact that we've made it to 2015 is a big deal to a lot of people my age. There's a pop culture significance to the year thanks to Back to the Future. And while we don't have flying cars and Mr. Fusion, there is something I do all the time that I wouldn't have [...]

11 10, 2015

Nerd Lunch Rebranded

By | 2017-03-16T02:34:24+00:00 October 11th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: |0 Comments

I've been stewing over the idea of updating the logo and Nerd Lunch brand for some time, but just hadn't given it any time. Then one day I sat down at my computer to do something else and next thing I knew, I had knocked out a new brand for Nerd Lunch in the span [...]

8 10, 2015

Ant-Man and the Wasp

By | 2017-03-16T02:32:35+00:00 October 8th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: , |0 Comments

I do things because they are funny to me. Like making a parody poster for the newly announced "Ant-Man and the Wasp" movie based on the 2006 film "Akeelah and the Bee" poster. Is it funny to anyone else? Based on the reaction I got on social media, not very. That's okay.

9 09, 2015

6 Observations about The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

By | 2017-03-16T02:02:46+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: , |0 Comments

In April of 2014, right after it was announced that Stephen Colbert would be taking over CBS's Late Show from retiring David Letterman, I made a few predictions. So far, five of the six have come true. I didn't correctly pick the band leader, however Ben Folds did appear on the first episode. Now that [...]

29 04, 2015

Countdown to Avengers 2: Guardians of the Galaxy

By | 2017-03-16T02:37:38+00:00 April 29th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Well, we've reached the final movie before Avengers: Age of Ultron. We do have a couple other countdown posts planned, but this is it for the movies. GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Guardians of the Galaxy (GotG) is the 10th Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) movie and shows us that Marvel can yet again tell a story [...]

16 03, 2015

The 5 Wonder Woman Movie Actresses We Deserved

By | 2017-05-28T13:00:49+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

We're still waiting on seeing some moving picture footage of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman. Her casting announcement and subsequent image as Wonder Woman have been met with mixed reactions. While this article is not going to delve into whether or not I think she'll do a good job, I will state that I think [...]

12 02, 2015

My 10-Year-Old Daughter Reviews ‘Pix: One Weirdest Weekend’ by Gregg Schigiel

By | 2017-03-16T01:05:52+00:00 February 12th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: |0 Comments

I was recently contacted by Gregg Schigiel, someone I worked with during my brief stint at Marvel, to see if I was interested in taking a look at his new comic book, Pix. Targeted towards an audience that my daughter fits in, I decided to let Annaliese handle the reviewing duties on this book. Below [...]

30 01, 2015

Countdown to Avengers 2: Iron Man 3

By | 2017-03-16T02:42:21+00:00 January 30th, 2015|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The time of the second Avengers movie is upon us. The first Avengers was an unprecedented film. It was historic in how it brought multiple movie franchises together in one team up film. And most importantly, it was a satisfying film that appeased almost every fan. Our excitement for the film inspired three blogs to [...]

31 12, 2014

Back of the Bridge: The Emergency Operations Officer

By | 2017-03-17T04:00:44+00:00 December 31st, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Two weeks of Christmas vacation means more time to think about Star Trek.  Today, we’re following up our recent discussion of one of the unsung heroes of the Enterprise-D, the Environmental Systems Officer, with a purely fanon creation: the Emergency Operations Officer.As with many of our Back of the Bridge articles, we start with a [...]

29 12, 2014

Back of the Bridge: The Relief Bridge Officer

By | 2017-03-16T12:03:53+00:00 December 29th, 2014|Categories: Article|Tags: , , |0 Comments

We’ve been talking about some of the less celebrated position in Starfleet, specifically the consoles along the back of the bridge on the Enterprise-D — two Science stations, Environmental Systems, Mission Operations, and Engineering.  Although there are some good reasons to make some permanent assignments to these positions, even on a big ship like the [...]