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Creature Features

It’s time for this October’s round-up of horror movies. There are some spoilers within, although most of them are for movies from the eighties. The Dead Zone – Christopher Walken gets brain damage and gains psychic powers when he touches … Continue reading

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Food and Cheer Over Hoarded Gold

I saw two old animated specials last night that were quite different, although I guess you could say that Garfield and Bilbo Baggins both have a similar desire for food and comfort. Garfield: His 9 Lives – This 1988 special, … Continue reading

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Hang On, Snoopy

I remember my wife telling me that she’d heard how Charles Schulz thought it was stupid to talk to dogs, and reflected this somewhat with Snoopy’s relationship with Charlie Brown. I can’t find any corroboration of this, and indeed Snoopy’s … Continue reading

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Cats and Company

I remember when I used to read the newspaper comics in my childhood, and being rather confused by why Garfield and Heathcliff looked so similar. I seem to recall pondering whether there was a connection between the two, but there … Continue reading

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