Pulp Novels Make For ‘The Greatest Adventure #1’ On The Wednesday Run

I was introduced to Tarzan of the Apes through the Ballantine softcover publications of the Edgar Rice Burroughs pulp classics. My father had collected and read collected those books during … Continue reading Pulp Novels Make For ‘The Greatest Adventure #1’ On The Wednesday Run

21st Century Noir Meets ‘Nancy Drew & The Hardy Boys: The Big Lie #1’ On The Wednesday Run

Murder! Mystery! Danger! And teenage sleuths! But these aren’t the teenage sleuths you thought you knew. No, we all remember reading the investigative exploits of amateur detectives Nancy Drew and … Continue reading 21st Century Noir Meets ‘Nancy Drew & The Hardy Boys: The Big Lie #1’ On The Wednesday Run

True Detective S02 E07: Black Maps and Motel Rooms

Oh, hi there, True Detective!  How nice of you to finally show up, 7/8ths of a season later.  Oh, I know you’ve given some hints that you were around, like … Continue reading True Detective S02 E07: Black Maps and Motel Rooms

True Detective S02 E06: Church in Ruins

“True Detective” continues its messy second season with an ‘everything AND the kitchen sink’ episode six.  Clues start to fall into place, Ray and Frank take turns trying to channel … Continue reading True Detective S02 E06: Church in Ruins

True Detective S02 E04: Down Will Come

CRAP! I had to go and waste a good “Game of Thrones” comparison way back in episode two of “True Detective,” didn’t I? For one stinking, surprising  killing of a … Continue reading True Detective S02 E04: Down Will Come

True Detective S02 E03: Maybe Tomorrow

Our second season of “True Detective” may have finally found its stride as we discover Ray Velcoro’s fate, get some more character backstory, and say a tearful goodbye to Stan … Continue reading True Detective S02 E03: Maybe Tomorrow

True Detective S02 E02: Night Finds You

A somewhat uneven “True Detective” tries to find some traction.  Three sets of teams begin the investigation into Casper’s murder, we hear about some pretty messed up childhoods, and (SPOILER … Continue reading True Detective S02 E02: Night Finds You

True Detective S02 E01: The Western Book of the Dead

“True Detective” kicked off its second season with an almost impossible task:  How do you successfully follow up a first season that mystified and enraptured audience with an original, gordian-knot … Continue reading True Detective S02 E01: The Western Book of the Dead

The GAR! Podcast: Pulp AdventureCon 2014

Biff Bam Pop! presents The GAR! Podcast, the Glenn Walker and Ray Cornwall weekly podcast where they talk unrehearsed about whatever happens to come to mind. It’s an audio-zine for … Continue reading The GAR! Podcast: Pulp AdventureCon 2014

31 Days of Horror 2013: Solomon Kane

When most folks think of Robert E. Howard, those that know who he is, they think of Conan the Barbarian, Kull the Conqueror, and maybe Red Sonja. They think of … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2013: Solomon Kane