This week kicks off my brand new column: Underrated Classics. My fellow authors and I will be reviewing gems that you might not have heard of, but that might still be binge worthy fun for the modern science fiction geek. In the dim recesses of the ancient past, before streaming, before TiVos, television was a completely different animal. Conventional Hollywood wisdom said your show needed to be accessible to viewers who stumbled into the middle of a season, so season long arc
Were Pyramids More Advanced than we are Being Told? We've been taught that we are the most technologically advanced culture EVER to live on the face of the Earth. The media, the history books, the Egyptologists, and a majority of the experts would have you believe so.
But what if we're not?
According to the myths and books, like the Bhagavad Gita, the Sumerian Tablets, the Ancient Egyptian Steles, Hopi tradition, stories from the Dogon Tribe in Africa, and I could go on
The title says it all. I’m going to make this short and sweet, we want character driven stories that pull emotions from our black hearts. We want to laugh along with our favorite heroes. We want fun action sequences. We don’t want to feel like crap after we watch an episode. Since the beginning of mankind, well maybe not that far back but you get the point, people have flocked to mediums of entertainment to enjoy themselves. Tropes exist for a reason. We want the fast talking