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Ep. 16: A Look Back at the Year In Pop-Culture

Happy New Year! On this episode, Janifer and Pedro take a look back at the pop-culture highlights—or lowlights, depending on your perspective—of 2015. It was a year dominated by Donald Trump as he slashed and burned his way through the political…

Star Wars: Unclothed

We are at the threshold of the “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” release, and everyone is getting on the band wagon! Several weeks ago we reported on the Bloomingdale’s Star Wars window displays, and if you followed our Instagram, you…

Star Wars at Bloomingdale’s

Star Wars hasn’t only taken over news feeds, they’re taking over store windows! There are a couple of institutions when it comes to New York window dressing during the Christmas season: Macy’s at Herald Square Sacks Fifth Avenue, across the street…

Ep. 12 Star Wars, Cosplay, & Park Ave. Privilege

Janifer and Pedro are back after New York Comic Con to talk about the new Star Wars trailer. If you haven’t seen it, you can check it out on our website or here: https://youtu.be/dLCrZKZh0OA …and they also talk about the…

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…

Ep. 3: Reboots & Sequels Everywhere

On this episode of The Mass Invasion podcast, Pedro and Janifer discuss the almost silly amount of television and film reboots and sequel announcements that have come down the pike, disclaiming the rumors and confirming the facts from the ongoing…

Simon Pegg Conspiracy Theory

Social media and it’s short attention span has taken on it’s banner of pugnacious injustice based on writer/actor Simon Pegg’s truncated conspiracy theory below: “Nerd culture is the product of a late capitalist conspiracy, designed to infantalize the consumer as…

‘Star Wars’, Don’t Break My Heart Again

I absolutely refused to get excited about it. Investing myself emotionally only to be brutally disappointed, just as I was in 1999, was not happening this time around. No way, no how! They had a second chance in 2002 and…

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…