Archive for October, 2009

The Victory of Paul Over Christ

Posted in Religion with tags , , , on October 9, 2009 by bradellison

You know what?  It’s been a while since I sat down to write a good properly angry blog post, hasn’t it?

Well, that streak ends tonight, because by the blood of Christ I am angry right now.

Why?  At whom?  At what?  The target of my anger, o my brothers and sisters, can be found right here.  Ms. Jan Markell, of the Worldview Times, is on guard to protect us from the threat posed to Christianity by the words of Christ.

Read that essay.  Read it all, every single comically underlined word of it.  I’ll wait.  Because I want to talk about it, and I don’t want anybody to have to play catch-up.

All on the same page now?  Good.  Then let’s get to it.  What I see here is the message written across the shoulders of the rich young man after he turned his back on Christ because he couldn’t pass through the eye of a needle.

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Hey! Anybody wanna say Brian Michael Bendis didn’t have the best run on Daredevil in the character’s history?

Posted in Comics with tags , , , on October 3, 2009 by bradellison

Because I will fight you, man!  I will jack you up!

I mean, yeah, Frank Miller’s run was magnificent, and Ed Brubaker is the freaking man, but you seriously want to tell me that anything tops Underboss and Out in terms of graphic storytelling?

And if anybody even breathes the name “Nocenti,” I will stab you.  Daredevil deserves better than being utilized as a strawman for polemics against meat-eating and nuclear weapons.  Anybody tries to defend the Typhoid Mary story arc to me, and I will punch you right in the goddamn face and then break your arm and jam the broken bone right into your nerve clusters, because that was some horseshit.