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2014 EYG Hall of Fame

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The Voting Has ENDED!!!

Here are this year's inductees:


Legos

Minecraft

Steve Jobs

Mythbusters

DC Comics

zombies

Harry Potter

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Congrats to the inductees!

This year's Wild Card Inductees are:

The Walking Dead (TV Show)

Kevin Conroy

San Diego Comic Con

Edgar Allan Poe

And new this year: 

We open a new wing of the EYG Hall of Fame!

EYG Hall of Fame Comics!

Every year from now on, we will be inducting 3-5 comic issues/mini series/ storylines that shaped the face of comic books,

These include this year:

Marvel Comics #1

Uncanny X-Men#137

Detective Comics#27

Dark Knight Returns Mini Series

Maus I & II

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"Liam Neeson has had a run of films that have seen him play similar characters and have similar plot points.  A Walk Among the Tombstone looked to be another in that line.  And honestly, it did turn out that way.  However, for a chunk…"
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"As I was watching This is Where I Leave You, I just was not sure what it was...but it just did not feel right.  It felt forced somehow.  It had a great cast with actors who I like, and the trailers looked entertaining.  But there was…"
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"I had a suspicion that this would not be very good.  I pictured one of those failed YA adaptations that simply could not reach the level of the book.  And while this did NOT reach the level of the book by James Dashner (which was excellent…"
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"What did I just see?  I am not really sure what this was.  I am not sure if I was horrified or if I found it funny.  A suppose it was truly some of both. The latest film by filmmaker Kevin Smith is called Tusk and it was inspired by a…"
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Doc replied to Doc's discussion September 2014 SuperDraft: Marvel Cosmic Draft
"    Knowhere to Run Epilogue   "Who knew Vance Astro had that in him?" asked the Champion of the Universe.   "He certainly called on some latent ability, what is the earth phrase... 'dug deep for something…"
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"The Knowhere to Run Awesome Mix Tape Vol. 1 Track One:  Nowhere to Run (Martha and the Vandellas) Track Two:  Wonderful! Wonderful! (Johnny Mathis) Track Three:  Baby Come Back (Player) Track Four:  World Without…"
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"The battle raged, Vance Astro not making much headway, but sufficiently keeping the vermin Dire Wraiths at bay.  Pip the Troll did what he could, but he tried to stick as close to Astro as he could.  This was out of Pip's…"
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"Okay, this one caught me off guard.  The Drop is a very nice character study dealing with the under belly of the world of crime and money laundering inside a Brooklyn bar.  It has a terrifically written group of well-developed characters…"
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"Sometimes you know exactly what you are going to get when you see a certain movie. That is not always a bad thing. Dolphin Tale 2, a sequel to the original Dolphin Tale, is very much a lot of the same thing.  It is saccharine sweet, with some…"
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"The battle began.  The Dire Wraiths had launched their all out assault on the heroic Vance Astro and his foul-mouthed sidekick Pip the Troll.  The Wraiths had one main goal... destroy Vance Astro.  They were serving at the hand of the…"
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"It has been a long time since I was happy.   As I mentioned, I find myself drawn to the bizarre, the paranormal, the supernatural.  Usually it is not a minor infraction either.  I have been in worlds breathing their last…"
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"Knowhere to Run (continued)   "So... Thanos wanted the Collector dead?" asked Pip.  "Why?"   "I don't know.  Was there something in the collection that Thanos wanted?"   "Who knows…"
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""I couldn't believe that Tivan had the Pirate King in his collection.  Not only did I think it was unbelievable...I couldn't believe his audacity.  The arrogance of that man," Pip said, getting on a soap box.  He…"
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"Vance Astro moved quickly down the pathway, stopping regularly to wait for Pip to catch up to him.  The pudgy little troll had not been used to running much.  He would stop and hack, swearing with each hack that he was done smoking those…"
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"Vance Astro cursed himself as he looked around at the suddenly, decisively non-alone status that he found himself.  The creatures that surrounded him and Pip were some of the foulest creatures in the galaxy.    Dire…"
Sep 10
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"Vance Astro fought against the devastating internal struggle gnawing at his gut.  The fear was palpable and the hero struggled to keep it in check.  He had not had any success finding any further clues inside the Collector's…"
Sep 10
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"Knowhere to Run (continued)   Confused and struck by the memories of a past love long lost, Vance Astro continued his voyage through the seemingly barren and deserted land that he found himself in.    I wish I could remember…"
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"Knowhere to Run Part Two As the sound of Johnny Mathias disappeared in the background, Vance Astro continued his trek through Knowhere.  Without a single heartbeat found anywhere, Vance began imagining exactly what had happened here.   It…"
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Doc replied to Doc's discussion September 2014 SuperDraft: Marvel Cosmic Draft
"His eyes opened.   What happened?  Where am I?   This was not the first time that Vance Astro had thought these thoughts.    When am I?   That one either.   Looking around the expansive room, Vance Astro did not…"
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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

This summer, the latest Internet sensation is watching celebrities have a bucket of ice water dumped over their heads, celebrities who then challenge others to do the same.  The thing is... this is more than just a fight of summer fancy.  It is actually doing something worthwhile.  What it really is doing is…

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Posted by Doc on August 22, 2014 at 10:00pm

EYG Hall of Fame Nominees!!!!

Here are the nominees for the 2014 EYG Hall of Fame.  Voting will begin as soon as I can get the poll to work on the website  :) and voting will run until Talk Like a Pirate Day (which would be Sept. 19th, matey)

This year's nominees are:

Minecraft:  Minecraft is a PC game that allows the players to build constructs out of cubes.  Players can break and move the cubes around the virtual world. 

Steve Jobs:  co-founder…

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Posted by Doc on August 13, 2014 at 12:30pm

Oh Captain, my Captain

"You'll have bad times, but it'll always wake you up to the good stuff you weren't paying attention to."

                                                                      -Robin Williams, Good Will Hunting

Yesterday was a pretty good day.  And then it…

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Posted by Doc on August 12, 2014 at 5:48pm

Monty Python Live (mostly)

Sunday afternoon in the states are usually reserved for football, family or rest.  However, today, you had to add laughs to that list.

EYG Hall of Famers Monty Python have been reuniting for a series of performances across England over the last few months and today's outing, broadcast live across the…

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Posted by Doc on July 20, 2014 at 5:56pm

Rifftrax Live: Sharknado

Tonight was the latest live performance of the Rifftrax crew, live from Minnesota.  And after riffing Manos, Hands of Fate, Birdemic: Shock and Terror, The Night of the Living Dead, Santa Claus Conquers the Martians, Plan 9 From Outer Space, and Starship Troopers, what film could…

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Posted by Doc on July 10, 2014 at 10:54pm

2014 Emmy Awards

This morning, the nominations for the 2014 Emmy Awards were announced, and, as always, there are controversies.  There are plenty of well deserving candidates for the awards, but there were also many deserving actors and actresses who were left out. 

One of the biggest issues facing the…

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Posted by Doc on July 10, 2014 at 1:31pm — 1 Comment

Top Ten Documentaries

Tomorrow I plan on attending the new documentary America.  It tells the story of what might have happened to the world if America was not around.  A giant "What If" for the comic book fans out there.  I saw that it was labeled as a documentary, which in turn got me thinking:  what was my favorite documentaries of all…

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Posted by Doc on July 5, 2014 at 9:30pm

Orange is the New Black Season Two

This past Friday (June 6th) saw the release of the second season of Netflix's hit series, Orange is the New Black.

I have been looking forward to the release of the second season of this series since I discovered the original series on Netflix.  The first season was tremendously enjoyable, full of suspense, humor…

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Posted by Doc on June 8, 2014 at 9:15pm

Weirdness at the Movie Theater

I had a strange afternoon today.

I had to go to Comic World today to pick up my comics.  I try not to miss a week because I don't want the money to pile up in my pull list.  And I have started my coaching of the Freshmen boys team, so my after school hours are limited.  Fortunately, Comic…

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Posted by Doc on May 11, 2014 at 5:32pm

Wrestlemania 30

Daniel Bryan is the new WWE World Champion after first defeating HHH, and then winning the triple threat against Batista and Randy Orton.

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The Undertaker... loses!  Yes, I said...loses...to Brock Lesnar.…

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