The Gardens took a while to get Rocked

As I reported/reminded sometime ago, New Young Pony Club were coming to South Africa. Then they did, and I was there to see it. I liked their first album back in 2007 and have yet to check out all of their 2010 release, but I knew I wanted to see them and get down to … Continue reading

Zack Snyder directing Superman

According to Comic Book Resources, “Watchmen” and “300” director Zack Snyder has beat out the competition to direct Warner Bros’ new Superman movie. From their report: “As broken on The Hollywood Reporter’s Heat Vision blog, Warner Bros. Pictures has tapped director Zack Snyder to helm the next big screen installment of its “Superman” franchise. Snyder … Continue reading

So, Star Wars is pretty racist

Now don’t get me wrong, I love the Star Wars films (prequels? what prequels?), but that doesn’t mean I’m unable to poke fun at them or see their 5-by-5 meter-wide plot holes. And, of course, I’m not the only one who can. Now despite all these really overt examples of racism being apparent in the original films, I think most of us who saw them were more enthralled by the wonder of the whole scenario. Dogfights in space, exploding shit, lightsabers; you know, guy shit.