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Author Archives: Jeff
Rarely is there a time when I get to say the words “Dave was composed and relaxed.” If ever there was a time I am glad to be able to say them, it is regarding his interview with Mr. Andersen. … Continue reading
I have taken great pains and 5,000 hours to write and draw a free coloring book which you can find here! —-jb
Spoilers! Only a few short weeks ago I was riding my bike through Center City when I saw a poster in a bus stop, advising me to report any non-humans to proper authorities. Needless to say, I was sucked in … Continue reading
Anyone with an afternoon to waste, a functional cable box, and a lack of motivation to change the channel has found themselves stuck to a leather sofa watching the SciFi channel. No one is proud of it and no one … Continue reading
Yes, ladies and gentlemen, step right up! You won’t believe your eyes; you won’t believe your ears; this is not a lie, not a hoax– Dave Goldberg discusses time travel in Slate Magazine.
I’m overwhelmed by the solid book release date. The fact that the book is now all up on amazon blows my mind. A lot of fun stuff has been happening–here’s one now. Last weekend, I played a show with Reesa … Continue reading
To say that the following contains spoilers leaves a foul taste in my mouth, since reading this will not “spoil” anything. Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen, is not worth watching. That said, the following openly discusses important plot points … Continue reading
Like Dave, I must admit that the reboot of the Star Trek franchise was a real breath of fresh air. The characters were craftily re-developed and engaging. There were, of course, some things that put me a little… off. But … Continue reading
For most of the last two days I was either spending time with my brother or driving (or both) between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. Today, all morning, he and I watched the news and the presidential inauguration. His interest lies predominantly … Continue reading