A Now Fear This Roundup

I’m planning to spend most of this week digesting, and frankly, that gets in the way of long, rambling, and expletive-filled reviews.  Fortunately, in the six years Now Fear This has been alive and well, I’ve written a lot of long, rambling, and expletive-filled reviews.  So this...

Lifetime Theater: No On...

I seldom tell everyone up front who’s in a specific Lifetime movie. I generally prefer to let the insanity stand on its own two legs before hitting the reader with the punchline: “Oh yeah, and it stars Phylicia Rashad, Garth Brooks, and Amy Fisher.” This week, I need to frontload...

Tread Titan Perilously:...

The penultimate episode of Treat Titan Perilously focuses on losers and losing. In the grimdark world where Jogger Titans roam free, Erik and Justin discuss topics as varied as The Prisoner, Watchmen, The Wire and The Walking Dead. The Scouts fail at their mission and reaching the...

Now Fear This: Frailty

Texas is a flat circle. What is the role of the Almighty in fiction? It’s an ongoing debate, and there’s no correct answer. Humans tend to have widely diverging belief systems, even amongst those who are supposedly practicing the same faith. The existence of the supernatural in...

Tread Titan Perilously:...

Erik’s prediction about the basement is woefully wrong as the scouts encounter the Jogger titan. While Eren dithers about taking action, Armin comes more into his own. The Jogger also owns a number of scouts. Erik and Justin appreciate several things about episode 17-19 and wonder...