Category Archives: Uncategorized

DuckTales rewatch – All Ducks on Deck

Rewatching DuckTales! After checking in with Donald Duck’s Navy adventures last week, we’re with him again this week in episode 63, “All Ducks on Deck.” Here’s what happens: He’s visiting the mansion, regaling Huey, Dewey and Louie with exaggerated tales … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Coney dogs

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. We all love superhero battles, but what do the characters go through in the days following a superhero battle? That’s the question in issue #501. Also, guest artist Casey Jones (not the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – Spies in Their Eyes

Rewatching DuckTales! Time for adventure on the high seas as the series goes full Red October in episode sixty-two, “Spies in Their Eyes.” Here’s what happens: We catch up with Donald Duck, who is accompanying Admiral Grimitz in testing out … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – Once Upon a Dime

Rewatching DuckTales! My thesis is that the series-long character arc of DuckTales is not about Scrooge McDuck being a rich jerk, but about him learning that his family is more important than his money. There’s no better example of this … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – Dr. Jekyll and Mr. McDuck

Rewatching DuckTales! The show does its own little League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by reviving our favorite old-timey English characters in episode 60, “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. McDuck.” Here’s what happens: In England, notorious thief Jack the Tripper hides from police … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – Nothing to Fear

Rewatching DuckTales! Things are getting creepy in episode 59, “Nothing to Fear.” Here’s what happens: During a freak rainstorm, Huey, Dewey, and Louie play a video game instead of doing their homework. Characters from the game Ducks of the Galaxy … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Merry Things-mas

Taking a week off for the holiday. Everybody have a good one, etc. * * * * Want more? Check out my new book, MOM, I’M BULLETPROOF, now available for the Kindle and the free Kindle app. It’s a comedic/dramatic/romantic superhero … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – The Status Seekers

Rewatching DuckTales! Instead of the haves versus the have-nots, it’s haves versus other haves in episode 58, “The Status Seekers.” Here’s what happens: While playing backyard football with his nephews, it occurs to Scrooge that he although he’s stinking rich, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – The Uncrashable Hindentanic

Rewatching DuckTales! The series goes full-on disaster movie, in more ways than one, in episode 57, “The Uncrashable Hindentanic.” Here’s what happens: Scrooge and rival millionaire Glomgold are at it again. They make a bet, with Glomgold saying he’ll sell … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DuckTales rewatch – Duck in the Iron Mask

Rewatching DuckTales! Time to get our classical literature freak on again in episode 56, “Duck in the Iron Mask.” We begin at a softball game, where Dewey is up to bat, frustrated that the cheering audience thinks he’s Huey. (“I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment