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A Welcome Letter

Dear reader, new or frequent visitor, fellow listener-of-whole-stories, co-laborer, and Kingdom-seeker,

Thank you.  Thank you for taking the time to read one of these wandering blog posts.   404 more words

1966: Star Trek at 50

It’s 50 years to the day that Star Trek first transported onto NBC at 8:30… In celebration of five decades of the intergalactic pop-culture giant that followed, Jokerside takes a look at that classic… 6,276 more words


Highlander at 30: The Beginning - Threat of the Future

There can be… Many futures…

The original Highlander film has reached its 30 year milestone on the road to immortality!

Despite its obsession with The Rules… 2,798 more words


Jungle Garb: Star Wars Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Third, a long, long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… There was a jungle moon…

A glimpse at the original Episode VI, its iterations and context in the wake of… 4,736 more words


1966: Invasion Earth 2150 - Movie Daleks at 50

It’s 50 years since the Dalek’s last big screen outing. The 1960s were packed with science-fiction invasions, but this was something else. Riding on the unexpected wave of Dalekmania, the fiendish pepper pots of hate were ascending through pop-culture awareness to immortality. 3,991 more words


1966: Revolver at 50

The third of Jokerside’s tributes to the mighty cornerstone of pop culture that was 1966 links back to the first. It’s August 1966 and the arrival of the second of two musical landmarks that heralded the start of something new. 3,494 more words

Music & Radio

1966: Batman the Movie at 50

“Some days you just can’t get rid of a bomb”

It was the television series that leapt to the big screen after its first season, providing the first slice of feature length Caped Crusader. 6,162 more words