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Though my attempt to run Tomb of Horrors turned out to be a glacially paced fiasco, it did result in a new friendship with yet another kid named Scott. Scott lived two streets over from me and that geographical proximity led to Scott spending a good deal of time at my place during the summer […]

That Mysterious Bloom: Day 25

February 25th, 2017

(from “Y2K Bug” by Tom Peyer, Duncan Fregredo. Richard Case, and Dean Ormston in Totems #1, February 2000) “By God,” I said when I could speak, “he brought you an orchid.” “Brassocattleya Thorntoni,” Wolfe purred. “Handsome.” — Rex Stout, The Silent Speaker (This one is the handiwork of good pal Bully, who saved me the […]

From the flames of this fallen world, the Ultimate Powers Jam has risen anew. It probably won’t help things, but it certainly can’t make them any worse. So, with that in mind….are you ready to rock and roll all right, my faithful gods of thunder? Because it’s time to strut out new installment of… …in […]

Year (Less Than) Zero

January 24th, 2017

The old cliche is true. Waiting is the hardest part. No matter how bad we told ourselves it was going to be, watching it unfold makes it feel even worse — that feeling of powerlessness, flinching as each fresh blow lands even as you realize the brunt of it is landing more ferociously on someone […]

After the initial horror over the election results subsided a little, I could feel the spark of indignant rage — the one that sustained Armagideon Time through its golden years — returning. I vowed to step up my game, get my shit in order, and get back to updating on a regular basis. As it […]

New jam from old jars

January 9th, 2017

One of my reasonably ambitious plans for Armagideon Time in this grim new year is to revive a few of the features that have fallen by the wayside for various reasons. While Nobody’s Favorites is at the top of that list, I’ve also decided to bring back…. For those of you who’ve arrived here after […]

30th Century deja vu

May 23rd, 2016

The Mighty Mike Sterling recently fielded a reader question about the Legion of Super-Heroes’ decline from a fan favorite franchise to its current state of sad irrelevance. Mike did a great job breaking down the Legion’s tragic cycle of reboots and diminishing returns, and which has been on my mind since I revisited those funnybooks […]

When two Fours clash

March 13th, 2016

Another March 13, recuperation another milestone on the fourth-dimensional roadtrip to Entropy City. At least I got a copy of the John Severin EC Comics collection and a hardback anthology of Junji Ito stories out of it this time around. (And kind thoughts from a lot of cool folks, which counts for a lot.) If […]

A no bull endeavor

December 7th, 2015

When the Little Stuffed Bull announced he was putting his delightful site on standby due to technical issues, phimosis I offered to step up and serve as a temporary guest host. I saw it as a “two birds, click one stone” opportunity to repay a good internet pal for his many kindnesses while attempting to […]

Down to brass tacks

August 7th, 2015

I was going to tackle a pretty involved Nobody’s Favorite post I’d been putting off for a while, weight loss but then this arrived… …my contributor copies of the Death Saves anthology! In honor of this happy event, cheap I’ve decided to discuss the background of Brassfist of the Gore” (scripted by me and gorgeously […]

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