Category Archives: Nerd Journal

Summing up my summer of swim workouts

Today is the last day that the outdoor pool I’ve got a season pass for is open. Good thing the weather is good today, because I wanted to make my last outdoor swim workout of the year worth it. This … Continue reading

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My thoughts on Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi released a couple weekends ago, and while it’s making a lot of money and most people seem to enjoy it, there’s no denying that it’s a divisive movie among hardcore Star Wars fans. There are … Continue reading

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My goals for 2018, and some of this year’s accomplishments

So my local comic shop still didn’t get this week’s order. I still feel the need to post something other than my short rant on the comic shipping company. I might eventually write a delayed first impressions post, but because … Continue reading

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My favourite things of 2016

Yesterday, I posted my list of my favourite comics of 2016. now it’s time to talk about my favourite things that aren’t related to comics. Movie that came out in 2016 I actually haven’t seen that many new movies this … Continue reading

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X-Men movie rant

Well, I’m not in the greatest mood tonight. Long story short, I asked for this weekend off of work, and my boss forgot. This isn’t the first time he’s forgotten either. Also, I worked until 11 even though I’m not … Continue reading

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Why I hate Man of Steel

Batman vs. Superman is about to release, and right now, it’s not doing very well with the critics. Last I checked, it had a 41% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and about 48% on Metacritic. That’s significantly lower than even Man … Continue reading

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Why Rey from The Force Awakens is not a Mary Sue

Further update Star Wars XII: The Force Awakens is now the top domestic grossing film in history, having soared past Avatar in well under a month. It’s smashed so many records that it’s kind of ridiculous. It only just released … Continue reading

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