The Red Pen of Doom

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Author Archives: Alex Corey

Insensitive Hippo opens Twitter account, harasses man it once swallowed

At 27 years old, Paul Templer was swallowed by a hippo. In 1996, Templer was giving a tour of the Zambezi river in Africa when his canoe was overturned. As … Continue reading

May 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

GODZILLA’S REVENGE, the golden age of Men in Rubber Suits

A little known cinematic gem is perhaps GODZILLA’S REVENGE  (1969). I say perhaps, because I’ve only seen the trailer…and what a trailer it is! This was the golden age of men … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · 3 Comments

Obscure Recipes for Football Food: Beer Marinated Dogs (Hot)

Wildcard weekend is deserving of something out of the box (not out of a box) for your taste buds. I first thought of the idea for marinating hotdogs in beer … Continue reading

January 6, 2013 · 3 Comments

BE KIND REWIND: A History of Sweded Film

Be Kind Rewind (2008) was written and directed by French filmmaker Michel Gondry. It’s a movie about the dawn of the DVD and a VHS video rental employee’s attempt to thwart off the digital … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 5 Comments

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