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Conflicted

Just yesterday, we were told of the passing of Derrick J. Wyatt. For those of you who don’t know, he was best known for his work on Ben 10. In my case, I knew him for Transformers: Animated, which is … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on Transformers: Kingdom (Warning! Spoilers!)

Prime and I just watched the entirety of Transformers: War for Cybertron: Kingdom last night. As is the case with the previous entries in the trilogy, this is fairly short and can be tackled all in one night. As you … Continue reading

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Changing Channels

Here’s a Thing That Exists: Nickelodeon is getting the next Transformers series. Apparently, it’s going to be aimed at a younger audience and is going to be more comedic. Cue the fandom, throwing tantrums. 🙄 Before you ask: yes, I … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years-Thirty Five Thoughts #29: Straight Up Chaser

In 1995, I was a student at a local university. It had been eleven years since Transformers had been the bright spot in my after school afternoons and seven years since the series had aired its final episode. I was … Continue reading

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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 #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 #5: A Bit of Honey

There’s a good reason why I waited on this; this week happens to be the week of Dan Gilvezan’s birthday. So why not wait until now to post this as a way of saying thank you? Oh, and happy (early) … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years – Thirty Five Thoughts #1: Canon Fodder

It’s been said that confession is good for the soul. Now, I don’t know how much I believe that, but I do have something that I must confess: as a Transformer fan, I utterly hate Nightbird. Now, I know that … Continue reading

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Three and a Half Decades

I had just gotten out of school a couple of hours before; idly, I had been surfing the channels. Already I had taken in a showing of GI Joe on WGN TV; locally, WGN was known in NC as “the … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Roads Less Traveled Edition

1) Current mood: Absolutely. 2) So this happened. Yes, that is final post for Shakesville. It seems that Melissa McEwan’s health has improved a lot, but her hiatus told her that going back to the blog was not a good … Continue reading

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