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2014 EYG Hall of Fame

 

 

The 2014 EYG Hall of Fame Ballot!

Voting ends on Talk Like A Pirate Day!

Vote for as many as you would like.

Vote as often as you like (but please be reasonable!)

 

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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Doc replied to Doc's discussion Doc's EYG Movie Reviews
"You know what... I liked this movie. I never thought that was going to be possible.  One, the trailers to it looked downright terrible.  Not one trailer for As Above So Below made me excited to see it.  Two, that title is just…"
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"The latest spy thriller brings a former James Bond back to the front of the line, only to find out why he was a former James Bond in the first place. The November Man stars Pierce Brosnan as Peter Devereaux, a former CIA spy who is drawn back into a…"
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"This was certainly an enjoyable film for the short time I was in the theater. The run time of Island of Lemurs: Madagascar was only 40 minutes, leaving me feeling a bit underwhelmed by the story.  It felt a little rushed, and there was a lack…"
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"Maybe it is not fair, but movies like this will always be compared to Remember the Titans, and When the Game Stands Tall simply cannot measure up. The biopic of this true story about the longest winning streak ever, the end of that streak, and the…"
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"Nine years after the original Sin City was released, the sequel arrived in theaters.  Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For was a film that I was not looking forward to because I thought that it was not going to be very good. After…"
Aug 23
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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 fighting one of the…See More
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"The first two Expendable movies could be considered guilty pleasures.  There is definitely a market for the classic all-star lineup of action heroes from the last 25 years doing what they do best, fire off guns and one-liners as disposable…"
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"Woody Allen's latest film is Magic in the Moonlight, a period piece set in the late 20s in England and it deals with several challenging concepts about life and death and the potential for life after death. Stanley (Colin Firth) is a world…"
Aug 16
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"Can we make it through a movie review of a film starring Daniel Radcliffe without making a Harry Potter reference?  I guess that answer is no. What If is the story of two friends, Wallace (Radcliffe) and Chantry (Zoe Kazan), and how their…"
Aug 16
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"Twelve years in the making and worth every second.  Director Richard Linklater has created something original and the dedication that it took was a truly masterful trait. The story follows young boy Mason (Ellar Coltrane) as he grows from a…"
Aug 16
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"The Finale Part Two   As Jem and the Holograms departed from the stage, Foghorn Leghorn took the microphone once again.   "That was, I say, that was wonderful.  Such a pretty group of girls... " Foghorn said.  "But…"
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"The Finale!  Part One   Jem and the Holograms finished their song, Brak bounced across the stage with a huge smile upon his face.   "Hellooooooooooooooooooooo, Jem and the Holograms," said…"
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"As Jessica Rabbit soaked in the adulation from the crowd, with the wolf calls coming from all areas of the stage, a tall, regal-like woman, with a grey bouffant hair style, strolled on the stage and stood directly in front of the slinky…"
Aug 12
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"I had a chance to see this film before the release date, and I was very excited about it.  Despite the sad news about Robin Williams' passing, I was able to see the film on the night of its premiere. The Giver is a classic young adult book…"
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"Earlier this year, there was a film that told the passions of creating wonderful food.  It was called Chef and is one of the best movies of the year.  Now, we have a second food film, also good, but not quite reaching the level of…"
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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.

and...

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

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Posted by Doc on April 6, 2014 at 11:09pm — 2 Comments

 
 
 

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