Articles Posted in the " independence day " Category

  • Independence Day Resurgence: Just the Cheesy Nostalgia I Wanted

    Here’s the thing: I went to see Independence Day Resurgence assuming that it would be heavy on the nostalgia and just as cheesy as the first movie. I even re-watched Independence Day recently because after seeing the previews I hoped that this sequel would be as close to the first movie as possible. WARNING: This […]


  • Why Battlestar Galactica Is Binge-Worthy Sci-Fi

    Science fiction is one of the few genres within popular culture that successfully places the metaphorical mirror right in front of us. That mirror reflects back our human nature, why we do the things we do, and our personal vices and virtues as individuals. Throughout the 20th/21st century, there have been shows that do this well. One in particular that does it best is […]


  • Funko Continues to Put the “Pop!” in Pop Culture

    Somewhere along the way, Funko Pops became the “must have” item for every collector – or turned people into collectors. (I have 8!) I’m not sure what it is about those adorable little figurines that has the entire world salivating, but when I was at the Funko booth at last weekend’s Toy Fair, I could […]