Ramblings of General Geekery

When Evil Lurks (2023) is another good horror entry from Argentina. A straightforward-yet-original premise with minimalist world-building and an unhealthy dose of relevance. Nobody and nothing is safe here, so check the content warnings. Also, a good movie to show Delta Green agents who don’t follow protocols.

It’s that time of the year again when opening these things early in the morning is like a Sword-in-the-Stone test for the rightful King of Canadian Parks

A photo of a Canadian park garbage container, with a bear-proof lid that tends to get frozen stuck at night

I don’t need your recommendations of “insightful documentaries” and “visceral drama series”… I’m busy binge-watching Xena: Princess Warrior and Shadowhunters, so I clearly don’t need anything else in my life, thank you very much.

The Marvels was great fun, especially compared to the rather poor phases 4 & 5 of the MCU. Still, it’s got plot holes, character misuses, and the usual disappointing third act. Thankfully, Kamala Khan and her family steal the show and make it more than worth it.

Translink should change the fare gates sounds to be some nice xylophone note, each gate harmonized with the next, and they would change the chord every week for different moods

Non-Fungible Trident just dropped. I own it. You can’t have it, because it’s mine! I’ve got proof!

A D&D-type item called "Non-Fungible Trident" that gives several combat and magic abilities, but that you can never actually use because all you have is a "proof of ownership" painting. Plus, others can make a DC 10 tool check to copy that painting :D