Tag: "monsters"

Don't Feed the Monster

If movies have taught us anything, it’s not love or music or beauty that soothes the savage beast, but candy… sweet, sweet candy. It seems like just about any monster can be tamed with as little as a bar of chocolate. But what is it about candy? Do mo… more »

Vampires are a Gateway Monster

A new federal report has found:While, vampiric love in and of itself may cause only minimal personal harm, it is a dangerous habit because it leads to the use of "harder monsters" like Frankenstein, Godzilla, and Cthulhu. Suburbia has come to gripes wi… more »

Cult of Cthulhu: How Cthulhu Entered the Mainstream

I've been thinking a lot about life recently. Life and love and what does it all mean, but mostly I've been thinking of Cthulhu. Cthulhu: one of the Great Old Ones of Lovecraft lore. The Great Priest, The Sleeping God, that humungous squid-faced bat-wi… more »

Top 10 Giant Monsters and/or Heroes

I have returned from Japan (wall-to-wall knee socks and not a single person who spoke English) and to celebrate I thought I'd rejoice with some big ass monsters.For a relatively small people, the Japanese like their monsters large and their heroes eq… more »