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The OA: Away

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We are Netflix and Chillin' with part four of my look at 'The OA' with this episode titled 'Away'... yeah I realized the joke of the title too.





THE GIRL WITH THREE NAMES
We finally learn flat out what HAP is up to, he is obsessed with proving that ‘death’ is not the end, and sure, various religions have their various forms of afterlife, but it’s a leap of faith because you don’t really know if there is something after death. And HAP’s obsession proves two things for me, one he’s afraid of dying (And who isn’t) and two he’s doing it for fame & recognition, because if he has proof that there is something ‘beyond’, the methods he used to get those results will be ignored and he’ll be declared a hero, a genius in the realm of medical science. When I think about it, HAP’s goal as revealed in this episode strikes me as the ground work for what I saw in the ‘Black Mirror’ episode San Junipero, where the ‘after life’ was bui…

Tank Girl Carioca #3

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The first comic book review of the year concludes my look at the three part Tank Girl Carioca mini-series from Titan Comics!





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For those wondering why do I include this section, it's because I know not everyone checks out the video when they come to a 'blog site'.
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Last year, I went over Tank Girl Carioca #1 and #2, and I figure why not get 2017 off on a good foot by wrapping up my look at one of the more recent Tank Girl sagas (Well recent as in 2012…)

A recap of the story so far: Tank Girl went on a game show, got humiliated by the host, killed the host, felt bad, and declared to change her ways, the game show’s wife wants revenge sends out bounty hunters and now T.G. is in a world of trouble! The final chapter, opens right where issue 2 left off, with  T.G. is actually floating above her enemies as they try to pull her down…but ends up dispatching her foes with ease… and …

Star Trek: Judgement Rites - Federation Sentinels (#teamemmmmsie)

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It's back to the 23rd Century with Captain Kirk and the crew of the USS Enterprise!  -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/fredcasden