It's a little harder due to it, at it's core, being a confab of multiple bands IIRC, so you gotta coordinate a ton of people's schedules to pull it off, while an album can be worked on when people get time. » 10/21/14 11:45am Today 11:45am

Mark Wahlberg somehow parrying Lockdown's attacks with his stupid penis-replacement gun-sword. I don't care how badass the weapon is, Lockdown is a giant robot, you do not get to "block" his attacks. » 10/19/14 5:47pm Sunday 5:47pm

There are axilary branches of mammary tissue where milk (and other things) are produced, and the axilary nodes aren't necessarily always removed in a (partial) mastectomy. However, she had a bilateral total mastectomy, which usually calls for complete removal of all mammary tissues, including axilary nodes. » 10/19/14 4:28pm Sunday 4:28pm

I love hearing the "war on Christmas" types wax poetic about all the things about Christmas they feel are important, and proceed to use a list of all of the commercialized aspects of Christmas. » 10/16/14 5:03pm Thursday 5:03pm

True, violent crimes are actually on a downshift and have been for some time (not counting police murdering civilians because we don't have numbers on that). But it is still hard to argue "videogames don't make people violent" when a group that claims to be made up of gamers unilaterally attacks and threatens people… » 10/16/14 3:00pm Thursday 3:00pm

That's one of the reasons I enjoy Glen Cook's fantasy novels, he tends try to apply how simple, innocuous magics would drastically change everything about how things can be done. In one of his more recent series, The Instrumentalities of the Night, the characters have access to a device that by and large allows for… » 10/16/14 10:41am Thursday 10:41am

Possession of pornography means endorsement of how it was created. If you own legally created, adult porn, that implies you endorse the adult entertainment industry. If you own child pornography, that implies you endorse the sexual exploitation of children, which is a crime. » 10/16/14 10:37am Thursday 10:37am

When Crowley is first introduced he remarks that he's "wearing a pediatrician from Boston." Actually, that combined with the whole "Crowley is Lillith's lover" thing was the root of a theory I had where Crowley was actually a terrible terrible person and a pedophile (Lillith always took the form of a little girl). » 10/15/14 9:08pm Wednesday 9:08pm

Absolutely, one of the Gawker articles about this last week noted that there are already charges against him pending, knowingly infecting someone with an infectious disease, especially a deadly one like HIV, is a crime. » 10/15/14 12:57am 10/15/14 12:57am