Author Archives: nieljacoby

Jem Crockett Promotions, Week 1

In Jem Crockett Promotions, I attempt to run Jim Crockett Promotions as Jem, international pop star. Our first order of business is to renew the contracts of Ricky Steamboat and Terry Funk. Ricky is willing to renew with us, but… … Continue reading

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Cold Cases: Lie To Me – Introduction

Lie To Me premiered on Fox on January 21, 2009, to a viewing public of approximately 12 million viewers. By the season’s end, that figure had declined to approximately eight and a half million. This certainly isn’t new for TV, … Continue reading

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Rock And Roll Dracula High School

We all know about the 1979 Roger Corman classic Rock And Roll High School starring The Ramones and Clint Howard. But what if that high school… was the popular children’s doll series Monster High? I think it’d go a little … Continue reading

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Comics Sale – NOW WITH DVDS

I’ve got a lot of comics, and I’d like to sell a few of them off. If you’re interested in any of the offers below, hit me up at @nieljacoby on twitter. All prices include shipping. I will also send … Continue reading

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My top 10 Marvel Covers of All Time

Off the top of my head, in the closest thing to a ranking I can figure. 10 New Mutants Issue 20 9 Daredevil Issue 219 8 New X-Men issue 132 7 2001 A Space Odyssey Issue 1 6 Truth Issue … Continue reading

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OOOH LA DI DA, I READ A COMIC BOOK: Batman Vol. 1: The Court of Owls

I had heard a lot about how great this was, and from his work on American Vampire, and most of his Detective Comics run, I was inclined to believe it. The actual experience was a little disappointing. The story is … Continue reading

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Battleship Sinks

I guess you could say it was… Taylor-made to fail. I guess you could say… it got pegged. I guess… it stunk its battleship. I guess it’s just another victim… of movie piracy. I guess it was a real… piece … Continue reading

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