Flopcast 296: The 90s Movie Game – Still Crazy People – The ESO Network

Flopcast episode 296! We’re in the middle of our 1990s-themed shows, so it’s finally time to play the 90s Movie Game! (You may recall that we invented this goofy game last year. Check out Flopcast episodes 258 and 261 for the 80s and 70s versions.) The wacky premise is: For each year of the 1990s, we try to guess each other’s favorite movie, points are awarded, and dreams of victory are crushed. For the 90s version, you can expect lots of Disney and Pixar, lots of Tim Burton, lots of Robin Williams, and lots of Kevin Smith. Maybe some Bradys […]

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‘The Guns Above’ Book Review By Ron Fortier – The ESO Network

The Guns Above Book Review By Ron FortierTHE GUNS ABOVE By Robyn Bennis Tor Books 351 pages We love this book! The reasons for this overwhelming reaction are many and we’ll happily elaborate for your edification. Years ago, while still in high school, we discovered the works of British writer C.S. Forster and his clever navel hero, Horatio Hornblower. It was a romantic saga filled with action and heroes; the stuff teenage boys dream of. Then along about that same period in our creative evolution, we discovered the grand airships of old, from the German made Zeppelins to their American Navy counterparts, the Los Angeles and Macon. […]

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The Earth Station One Podcast Episode 402 – 2017 In The Geek Seat – The ESO Network

Earth Station One Podcast Ep 402Before we deliver Baby New Year, the ESO crew takes a look at the year that was 2017. Mike, Mike, Ashley, and Jerry Chandler examine the highs and lows of the past year. All this, along with Angela’s Geek Girl’s Take and Shout Outs! We want to hear from you. Please write us at esopodcast@gmail.com. Feedback is always welcome, and please subscribe and rate the show up on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Plus, or wherever fine podcasts are found. Table of Contents 0:00:00 Show Open 0:04:53 2017 In The Geek Seat 1:55:05 A Geek Girl’s Take 1:57:10 Show Close Links […]

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Flopcast 295: Our Stupid Year in Review – The ESO Network

Why, it’s New Year’s Eve, so Kevin and Kornflake grab some coffee (that most festive of beverages) and look back at 2017. ‘Twas a horrifying year overall (did you notice?), but we got through it together, and managed to have some fun here on our goofy little show. Our convention schedule was busy this year; highlights included our meeting with Judy Tenuta, our defense of Howard the Duck, and our final shocking confrontation with Greg Brady. We also brought you dozens of concert reports on the most exciting new artists of today, including Richard Marx, Men Without Hats, and Air […]

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The Earth Station One Podcast Episode 401 – The Art of Frank Miller – The ESO Network

The Earth Station One Podcast Ep 401The ESO crew end 2017 with a look at one of the most influential and controversial figures in comics. Mike, Mike, JR Mounts, and Daniel Suddes take a look at the man who changed the comic medium forever. Plus, Daniel faces his own fears in the Geek Seat! All this, along with Rants & Raves, Ashley’s Box Office Buzz, Angela’s Geek Girl’s Take, Michelle’s Iconic Rock Moments, the Khan Report, and Shout Outs! We want to hear from you. Please write us at esopodcast@gmail.com. Feedback is always welcome, and please subscribe and rate the show up on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, […]

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