John Eckes | One of Us - Part 5
About: John Eckes

Nine months before John was born his parents had sex. Born and raised in the cultural bubble that is the far Upper-Midwest, geek culture was John’s outlet to the outside world. John’s love of imagination and storytelling led him to passionately embrace the worlds of comics, TV, and film. It is a source of constant joy in John’s life that he wakes up every day with new avenues of geekdom to explore. In his brief stint on the planet, John has been everything from a dishwasher to a soldier serving a single tour in Iraq. John graduated from the University of North Dakota with a BA in English and currently resides in Grand Forks, ND, where he does stuff (and also things).

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‘The Good Place’ Premiere Review

1 Submitted by on Fri, 23 September 2016, 16:59
A while back (after years of people going on about how great it was), I sat down and watched Veronica Mars starring Kristin Bell. Since becoming a marshmallow (if you are a Mars fan, you’ll understand) I’ve  taken it upon myself to check out anything starring Bell that even remotely sounded cool. This has led me to her latest NBC Continue Reading...
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The Top Five Space Opera Bromances

2 Submitted by on Wed, 21 September 2016, 15:59
Having friends is great. Having some buddies while going through the highs and lows of life makes life easier, and the bonds bore in friendship can last a lifetime. Friendship can take many forms and has been explored a thousand times over in our literature as well as other media. Dating all the way back to the classic epics, the Continue Reading...
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Big Finishing Move: ‘Doctor Who: Aquitaine’

0 Submitted by on Mon, 05 September 2016, 09:59
How you doing space cowboys, and welcome one and all to Big Finishing Move! With this series I have the privilege to review all the cool audio drama stuff coming down the Big Finish pipeline. I put down my own hard earned cash to let you fine folks know if you should follow suit or keep your ducats stashed away Continue Reading...
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‘Scooby-Doo and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon’ Review

0 Submitted by on Tue, 23 August 2016, 16:59
Sometimes the universe hands you a gift. The forces of the universe come together at exactly the right moment to reveal unto a person something that they never knew that they wanted until they saw that it existed.  That’s how I felt once I heard about this movie, Scooby Doo and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon. It was just Continue Reading...
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