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October 2016

Anomaly Supplemental | Jack of All Trades & Cleopatra 2525 (Dragon Con 2016)

By | October 16th, 2016|Anomaly Supplemental, ConventionPanels, Fantasy, Geek, History, Sci Fi, Show Notes|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS That's right, it's another panel from Dragon Con!  Last time, we let you choose, and you chose Jessica Jones.  This time, it's dealer's choice, so you get the American Sci-Fi Classics Track's Salute to Action Hour. Jack of All Trades and Cleopatra 2525: [...]

March 2016

Let Indy Be Indy: Could Indiana Jones 5 be Promising?

By | March 30th, 2016|Anomalous Musings, Classic Movies, History, Movie Reviews, News|

So...Indy 5. Fifth time's a charm? So it’s official, sigh, a 5th Indiana Jones movie is in the works and looks to be released in the spring of 2019. Needless to say, I have feelings. First, the good news, it looks like there will no re-casting of Indiana. This is a relief. Not that I [...]

July 2015

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell: Episode Six Recap

By | July 20th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Fantasy, History, TV episode review|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS Chapter One: Friends of English Magic Chapter Two: How is Lady Pole? Chapter Three: The Education of a Magician Chapter Four: All the Mirrors of the World Chapter Five: Arabella First, a bit of housekeeping. One: there’s a Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell podcast! [...]

June 2015

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell: Episode One Recap

By | June 15th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Fantasy, History, TV episode review|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS Susanna Clarke’s Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell was published in 2004 and is considered one of the best alternate histories meets fantasy. Needless to say, it’s my favorite book next to Daphne Du Maurier’s Rebecca. Now it has been turned into a seven-part serial [...]

May 2015

Anomaly Supplemental | A League of Their Own

By | May 4th, 2015|Anomaly Supplemental, Featured, History, Movie Reviews, Show Notes, strong female characters|

Donate iTunes Stitcher Player FM Podcast RSS KC and Sue discuss the classic baseball film, A League of Their Own. We discuss sports fandom compared to sci-fi/fantasy fandom, some trivia about the film, and why there's so much crying in baseball. Download episode>> This episode is part of the Anomaly [...]