Author: Jeremy Nisen

Thanksgiving’s Transforming Traditions

Fresh out of the smoker, a turkey from Thanksgiving past

It’s a dilemma facing families who hold the holiday precious: how do you make each Thanksgiving better than the last without violating what people know and love? And what can take the place of a treasured recipe or practice that,…

Ed Piskor Talks Comics

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Ed Piskor’s recently finished the online version of his 400+ page graphic novel, Wizzywig, which will soon be given the collected treatment by Top Shelf. Wizzywig is the story of Kevin Phenicle, aka “Boingthump,” a phone phreaker/hacker during the early days of high-tech computing who is sort of a pastiche of several real-life individuals.

The Curious Case of Don Julio 70

Don Julio 70 review

A review of Don Julio 70, created in honor of the 70th anniversary of the year that Don Julio González himself began making tequila. It’s presented as something of a “best of both worlds” tequila, merging characteristics of blanco and anejo all in one through a special filtering.

Fantasy DoubleFeature a Fine Appetizer

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As an admitted fantasy nerd, and a big fan of Four Star Studio’s pevious “DoubleFeature’ books, I had high hopes for “Fantasy DoubleFeature.” It could be the case that the biggest downside to cheap-but-shorter comics that they leave you wanting more.