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2015 Stories by Rob Staeger

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    published February 18, 2015

    Arthur C. Clarke once wrote, "Any sufficiently advanced booty is indistinguishable from magic," or something along those lines. But we're... More >>

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    Zombie Feature Wyrmwood: Road of the Dead Is a Promising Debut

    published February 11, 2015

    It's been a long apocalypse — who can blame you if you're zombied out? Yet Australian filmmakers Kiah and Tristan Roache-Turner... More >>

  • ‘IT’ GIRLS

    published February 11, 2015

    Presented as a final burlesque blowout before Handsome Brad holes up at the Overlook Hotel, co-host Cherry Pitz leads a bevy of firestarters in... More >>


    published February 4, 2015

    Rumored to be owned by Al Capone in the 1920s, Webster Hall became famous as the “Devil’s Playhouse,” known for its... More >>

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    Scott McCloud on the Evolving Art of American Comics

    published January 28, 2015

    Scott McCloud broke into the independent comics scene in the mid-Eighties with a... More >>


    published January 21, 2015

    Does the Ultimate Nullifier work on clothing? Or will the stars of d20 Burlesque have to peel off the Infinity Gauntlet finger by tantalizing... More >>


    published January 21, 2015

    Anti-heroes have a long history in literature — ask John Milton, who first gave us sympathy for the Devil — and they work particularly... More >>


    published January 14, 2015

    The first female African American comic artist was Jackie Ormes, who created Torchy Brown in the 1950s; it took almost 30 years for another to... More >>

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    Dark Summer Takes a Novel Approach to the Teen Horror Film

    published January 7, 2015

    In the teen horror film Dark Summer, screenwriter Mike Le delivers a novel way to keep a protagonist in a haunted house: Put him under... More >>


    published January 7, 2015

    Like all live entertainment, burlesque is a transitory art. Every performance is like a fluttering fan dance — now you see it, now you... More >>

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