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On Scott Pilgrim and character flaws

Once upon a time, back when I was still attending college at Edinboro, a movie titled Scott Pilgrim vs the World came out. At this point I had never heard of, let alone read,  816 more words

One Hundred Days Of Blogging 2.0

Scott Pilgrim, Mental Health Week and the Power of Entertainment

Originally published 13/10/14 via Alternate Dimensions

The concept behind 1Up Culture is to talk about all facets of pop culture. The good, the bad and the weird sides of it. 2,235 more words


Seconds by Bryan Lee O'Malley - A Book Review

If you come looking for seconds on Scott Pilgrim, you won’t find them.  With that being said, though, Seconds is anything but disappointing.

Bryan Lee O’Malley’s new graphic novel features Katie, a woman nearing thirty years of age who leaves her partnership at a restaurant called “Seconds” in order to open a new one.   362 more words

Book Reviews

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) review

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World’s destiny as a cult classic was immediately apparent to the few who saw it in theaters. It is a film like few others, an amalgamation of post-modernist narrative and experimental editing techniques that perfectly captures the aesthetic of its source material. 440 more words


A Few Fun Comic Book Bands

For me the most exciting book announced as part of the post-convergence DC universe is the Black Canary ongoing. I’m a big fan of writer Brendan Fletcher and artist Annie Wu did some brilliant work on Matt Fraction’s Hawkeye (plus she did me a con-sketch of Storm that is beyond amazing). 511 more words


Best Romantic Comedies to Watch over Valentine’s Day Weekend - Part 2

“That day, she was amazed to discover that when he was saying ‘As you wish,’ what he meant was, ‘I love you.’ And even more amazing was the day she realized she truly loved him back.” 366 more words


Back From The Dead and Becoming Well-Read

I’m trying out this blogging thing yet again- seeing if I can find a fun, disciplined, way to get myself to write daily – no matter what it’s about. 1,557 more words