Tag: game of thrones

Take Me Back – Throwback Comeback

I’m going to attempt to write this piece without using “in my day…”. I grew up in the 80’s.  I remember playing Gauntlet in the arcade, I had a Barbie and Jem and the Holograms sticker book.  I collected Garbage…

April Fool’s Extravaganza 2015

Happy April Fool’s Day! For those who have no idea where this came from, April Fool’s Day is also Roman New Year.  Tradition was that on Roman New Year you’d celebrate with jokes and pranks.  If you believe in the…

Love for the Anti-Hero

What is with the human species and the anti-hero?  I can go as far back as Shakespeare’s main character Hamlet, comic book heroes like Iron Man/Tony Stark and Batman/Bruce Wayne, to Grumpy from Snow White, Oscar the Grouch from Sesame…

Hello Kitty goes the way of Guy Fawkes

Women (and some men) the world over may have been truly shocked and confused after hearing the news that Hello Kitty, the beloved character from Sanrio, was never really a kitty to begin with. As reported by the LA Times…