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RBI Baseball Week Post #3 – “Thanks RBI” by Richard Hewett

I asked five of my friends if they would write an essay about a mystery topic. I wouldn’t tell them what it was unless they agreed to do it, but assured them it would be something they’d enjoy writing about. All five said yes. The topic was RBI Baseball, a 1987 Nintendo game that I’ve spent […]

RBI Baseball Week Post #2 – “Jimmy Key: The Best NES Athlete In History” by Danny Lee

I asked five of my friends if they would write an essay about a mystery topic. I wouldn’t tell them what it was unless they agreed to do it, but assured them it would be something they’d enjoy writing about. All five said yes. The topic was RBI Baseball, a 1987 Nintendo game that I’ve spent […]

RBI Baseball Week Post #1 – “Wasted Time” by Wynn Walent

I asked five of my friends if they would write an essay about a mystery topic. I wouldn’t tell them what it was unless they agreed to do it, but assured them it would be something they’d enjoy writing about. All five said yes. The topic was RBI Baseball, a 1987 Nintendo game that I’ve […]

Heckler ruins Terence Mann’s Field of Dreams speech

Field of Dreams is one of my favorite movies. I’ve been to the field in Dyersville, Iowa. I’ve observed the bitter signs encouraging you to buy from one gift shop over the other, since the field (at one point in time) stretched over two different pieces of property. My end of college mix CD had […]

A Glimpse Behind The Scenes at RiffTrax

A little glimpse at the drama that sometimes happens behind the scenes at work:

Jules from Pulp Fiction receives some bad news about the Peanuts Christmas Pageant

The truth is you’re the weak. And I’m the tyranny of evil men. But I’m tryin, Ringo. I’m tryin’ real hard to be the shepherd. Yeah, been doing a lot of reading on the history of the profession. Though I don’t have it with me now, I try to carry an authentic oak shepherd’s crook […]

[Citation Needed] Podcast skits on youtube

I’ve uploaded all the skits and interviews (so far) from the [Citation Needed] Podcast to youtube. The playlist of all of them is here.

Petition to get Adele to cover Kirk Van Houten’s “Can I Borrow A Feeling”

Please sign the petition I started to get Adele to cover Kirk Van Houten’s “Can I Borrow A Feeling?” From the season 8 episode “A Milhouse Divided“, this brief but soul-wrenching cover would clearly be the best next move for the golden voiced diva. Full petition can be found here: http://www.change.org/petitions/adele-cover-kirk-van-houtens-can-i-borrow-a-feeling

[Citation Needed] Podcast – Episode 09

Episode 9 of the [Citation Needed] Podcast is here! Here’s what we have in store for this episode: A very, well, unique recipe for oysters courtesy Mr. Nick Nolte Delve into the world of Cryptozoology when we track down Mexico’s sinister cheese-stealing Nahual Gary finally pushes the Studio Executive to his bursting point when he pitches a movie […]

The Most Awesome State Quarter Tournament

In 2008, I ran a Final Four style tournament on the late, great RiffTrax Blog to determine which State Quarter was the most awesome. Since the blog it was published on is no longer updated, I was worried it might eventually get taken down, so here is the entire contest reprinted in one post. 2008 […]