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Christy Marx, creator of Jem and the Holograms, talks comics, video games and strong female characters


Happy Birthday, Jerrica! Jem turns 30 this year. The animated series, a joint collaboration by Hasbro, Marvel Productions and Sunbow Productions, aired its first episode on October 6th, 1985. Jem and the Holograms, a live action movie based on the series, will be released later this year. To celebrate the animated icon’s 30th, I connected […]

The 5 most embarrassing memories from my adolescence


This evening I began considering some of the most embarrassing events of my teenage and adolescence after engaging in an exchange with Kabang Arts Director Meg Shorette and BDN Reporter Mario Moretto about the 1996 film The Craft. With a hint of embarrassment, Moretto admitted that seeing that movie in the 90s sparked his young […]

Fathers, ghosts, weed, and other gateways to gardening


My wife and I started getting the garden up and running last weekend and we will finish up this Saturday or Sunday. I started working the plot a while back, expanded it, built a new raised bed, fertilized and tilled over the past handful of weeks. A good friend of mine is going to help […]