Category Archives: Transformers Tuesday

Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #25: Dare to be Stupid

Honestly, things are crazy right now, so let’s have a little music. This little ditty, when it found its way into Transformers: the Movie, became the reason why Weird Al was synonymous with Transformers. This came full circle in 2008, when … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #24: Iridescent

Just a little something to try and take a load off of you. This was the main theme song for Transformers: Dark of the Moon. I’m rather fond of it.

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #23: Words from the Wise

On March 3rd, David Wise, a rather prolific writer for the original Transformers Generation 1 cartoon, passed away from lung cancer. A major part of my childhood went with him. David Wise wrote fifteen episodes of the original series, among them was … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #22: Busted

You may have heard by now that Hasbro has partnered up with yet another statue/bust company–Queen Collectables–in order to put out collectables based on the Transformers franchise. On the surface, it seems decent enough, but I can’t help being more … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #21: Rambling Robot

He’s been a constant companion at a number of BotCons made a few trips to the movies, just because.He’s cuddled next to me in bed after I’ve had a nightmare, or just trouble sleeping, or he’s lounged on my chest … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #20: The Last Ride

It was an overcast, dreary day in early August of 2004 and Prime and I were heading homeward from our short stay in Chicago. OTFCC 2004 had just ended and now, we weren’t sure if it was the last. As … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #19: Bots of Summer

It was the summer of 1984 and I learned that I hated the Chicago Cubs. In my area, there was only one station that aired Transformers in syndication; that was WGN, which was known as “the Chicago Channel” in my … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #18: The Phoenix Rises

Yesterday, a little something was posted on Facebook; since WordPress is giving me a bit of grief posting what I want, I’m going to simply link to the Allspark. But Karl Hartman had quite the announcement yesterday. If you don’t … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #17 – Celluloid Dreams

It’s been a year since Bumblebee was released; it was the last–and best–entry in the Transformers live action film franchise. It may not have made as much money as the first films, but it made up for that in having … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #16: A Lesson in Propaganda Part 1

Back when I was a kid, a lot of PBS kid’s shows had magazines. One of those happened to be 3-2-1 Contact. If you remember watching it, you probably recall that the show featured The Bloodhound Gang, who solved mysteries … Continue reading

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