BEST OF APRIL 2021

Balladeer’s Blog’s end of year retrospective continues with a look at April’s best.

badge of the assassin picEIGHT JAMES WOODS MOVIES – My reviews of James Woods films like Videodrome, Salvador, The Hard Way and others. Click HERE.

BAKARIDJAN KONE – A neglected epic myth from Africa. Click HERE.

THE SCARLET PLAGUE (1912) – Jack London’s often forgotten science fiction work about a world ravaged by class divisions and a deadly disease. Click HERE.

JIM HENSON’S PROTO-MUPPETS WILKINS AND WONTKINS (1957-1961) – A fascinating look at Henson’s early work. Click HERE.

black condor picQUALITY COMICS SUPERHEROES – A look at the 1940s and 1950s superheroes from Quality Comics. Figures like Phantom Lady, Margo the Magician, Uncle Sam, Black Condor, etc. Click HERE.

JOE BIDEN: AUSTRALIAN NEWS ON BIDEN’S STUPIDITY BEING A THREAT TO THE WEST – Biden has been even worse than expected. Click HERE. And HERE.

CAMERONE DAY – The French Foreign Legion’s most hallowed military action. Click HERE.

AgonAGON: ATOMIC DRAGON (1964) – The often forgotten giant Japanese kaiju monster. Click HERE.

TRUMP VINDICATED YET AGAIN – And another anti-Trump lie was exposed, adding to the long, long list. Click HERE.

FOOL KILLER – March 1912, as he targeted corrupt lawmen and lawyers, Click HERE … April 1912, as he targeted the Steel Trust, political corruption rings and more. Click HERE.

fascist antifaANTIFA SETS FIRE TO OCCUPIED BUILDING – Hate squads are gonna hate squad. Click HERE.

THE CLOCK: His first 1930s adventures. Click HERE.

ANCIENT SCIENCE FICTION – Steam Man of the Prairies (1868) HERE, Are The Planets Inhabited? (1913) HERE, and Cavern of Fire (1888) HERE.

quest of seth for the oil of lifeTHE QUEST OF SETH FOR THE OIL OF LIFE (1962) – My review of the classic work on comparative mythology centered around legends concerning the tree whose wood was eventually used to make Jesus Christ’s cross. Click HERE

DEMOCRAT ATROCITY ROUNDUPS – April 2nd HERE, April 9th HERE, April 22nd HERE.

A.D.A.M. (1973) – Neglected British science fiction telefilm. Click HERE.

A LOOK AT 21st CENTURY CORPORATE FASCISM – Click HERE.

shield superheroTHE FIRST TWENTY 1940s ADVENTURES OF THE SHIELD – The MLJ superhero. Click HERE.

AMERICA’S MEDIA: EVEN LOWER THAN OUR POLITICIANS – For some recent examples click HERE.

BRANDON TATUM CORRECTS A BBC NEWSREADER – Brandon is great in action. Click HERE.

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2 responses to “BEST OF APRIL 2021

  1. Chased most of the links. Good reads the politics, also depressing. Hope I live long enough and the US stays whole long enough to see what twenty years has to say about Sleepy Creepy Joe.

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