December 2013

2013 – It’s a Rap

December 31, 2013

At the start of the year, I decided to set some goals. I know I should have looked back at these before now, but I didn’t. I really should have. There is no point in setting goals or making New Year’s Resolutions if you aren’t [Keep Reading]

Batman Knightfall – Comic vs Novel vs TV Show

December 30, 2013

Batman: Knightfall This is an iconic story in the Batman universe. It was a huge event starting in 1993 and it crossed over into every related Batman title. The main story ran in Detective Comics, which introduced the character in 1939 in issue # [Keep Reading]

Jack of Fables Comes to an End

December 29, 2013

I’ve been following the adventures of Jack Horner a.k.a. Jack the Giant Slayer a.k.a. Jack Frost since I first discovered this comic book series. It’s been a great read . . . but all great things must come to an end. I’ll admit [Keep Reading]

The Humans are Worse than the Zombies

December 27, 2013

  The Walking Dead: Volume 4: The Heart’s Desire by Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard, and Cliff Rathburn The Walking Dead is a very popular television series that was based on a comic book. I read the first hardcover collection a few years [Keep Reading]

A DOPEfm Christmas 2

December 24, 2013

I get bored of the same old Christmas music every year, that’s why I do my best to bring you a fresh hip-hop mix every season. I was pleasantly surprised that I didn’t have to repeat too many songs from the first edition of A DOPEfm [Keep Reading]

Long Live Daredevil

December 23, 2013

  Daredevil: End of Days by Brian Michael Bendis, David Mack, Klaus Janson, Bill Sienkiewicz, and Alex Maleev Daredevil meets a violent end at the hands of his arch-nemesis Bullseye. That’s not a spoiler alert either. This book is about [Keep Reading]

Access: Louis Logic

December 21, 2013

I will be live on the radio later today in a segment we call Access.  Louis Logic will be our special guest for this week’s show. You can listen live on the radio or watch the visual stream and ask questions via the chat room. You can tune [Keep Reading]

The Final Days of Captain America

December 20, 2013

Captain America: The Chosen by David Morrell and Mitch Breitweiser Ever since Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns, comic writers have been inspired to tell the stories of the final days of our favourite superheroes. Origin stories have [Keep Reading]

Polarity Bear Tours the Zoo

December 19, 2013

Polarity Bear Tours the Zoo: A Central Park Adventure by Sue de Cuevas and Wendy Rasmussen This book tells the story of a polar bear who lives in a zoo. She is unhappy being caged up with nothing to do. This is the first picture book that I’ve [Keep Reading]

A Free Method Book For Beginning Music Classes

December 17, 2013

When I first started teaching music, I used the resources that were on hand at my school. The method book we had was Standard of Excellence and I wasn’t really happy with it. Almost all of the pieces used the same five notes, were in the same [Keep Reading]
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