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Editor for Mason M.D. Lover of tacos. Check me out on twitter @realmasonmd!

Ear Candy Podcast #1: A Quiet Place

 

Mike and Mason review the latest horror blockbuster, A Quiet Place. Hilarity ensues.

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Diabetes and Dragons #1

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The Defenders is a Failed Experiment

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Warning: Spoilers for season one of The Defenders follow

After years of anticipation, Marvel’s “The Defenders” is finally here. Much like the build up to the Avengers, each team member got to prove their worth in their own solo outing in a thirteen episode show and cheekily allude to the other supers that existed in the “small” area of New York City. With all of the interest into how New York’s “street level’ heroes would work together, the stakes were undoubtedly high. Unfortunately, while there are some undeniable highlights in the long awaited team-up, “The Defenders” is the weakest show on Marvel’s Netflix roster since “Iron Fist.” Continue reading The Defenders is a Failed Experiment

Dunkirk Review

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           Clock’s Ticking

Reviewed by Mason Manuel

Leaving the theater after the showing of Dunkirk, the number one thing etched into my brain was the importance and fleeting nature of time. A constant splinter in my mind, Nolan’s use of time make me drastically aware of how fleeting seconds were, even in the most mundane of circumstances. Like his previous work in Inception, Nolan’s use of the clock in his latest proves a most powerful tool in expressing human desperation and the need for survival. This twisting of time and humanity proves Dunkirk to be quite close to a masterpiece. Continue reading Dunkirk Review

Top Ten Characters Most Likely to Die in S7 Game of Thrones

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Thrones is back baby, and with it comes the near certain demise of beloved characters. Now that we have reached the penultimate season, the writers are going to have to stop coughing up awaited answers and untimely deaths. In that spirit, for your reading pleasure I have gathered up the top ten most likely to bite the arrow shaped bullet in this year’s most likely to die. Have fun kids. Continue reading Top Ten Characters Most Likely to Die in S7 Game of Thrones

Spider-Man Homecoming Review

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Back to School

Marvel and Sony made waves when the news of their new, complex partnership would allow Spider-Man to finally take part in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. After the highly praised Civil War appearance, fans have been eagerly waiting to see what Spidey’s creators would do with control over one of their most popular characters. The answer to said waiting? Marvel straight up knocks it out of the park with star Tom Holland embodying everything that makes the friendly neighborhood spider guy so damn wonderful. Continue reading Spider-Man Homecoming Review