Gary Poole

Everyone Wants A Baymax

With all the talk about the Marvel Cinematic Universe and this week’s release of the oh-so-eagerly-awaited new “Avengers” movie, it’s the perfect time to look back at a Marvel-based comic book film that ... more »

Apr 29, 2015 12:35 PM News & Notes

Out To Conquer The World

Manchester, England is not usually the first city in the United Kingdom that comes to mind when one thinks “music city.” London, Liverpool, Birmingham—even Glasgow have all been epicenters for various waves of musicians... more »

Nov 26, 2014 5:11 PM Cover Story

One Man, One Vote, One Opinion

Tuesday morning, Nov. 4, dawned cold and clear. My quiet neighborhood showed few signs of life, but here and there a porch light shone, a roof vent spouted steam from a warm kitchen, and a dog or two bounded around the fenced confines ... more »

Nov 6, 2014 12:00 AM News, Views, Rants, Raves 1 Comments

The Man Behind The Mask

First of all, the mask worn by psychotic murderer “Michael Myers” in the 1978 classic horror flick “Halloween” was a Captain Kirk Halloween mask painted white. Yes, the man behind a million nightmares is William Shatner. more »

Oct 23, 2014 12:00 AM News & Notes

Who’s Playing The Organ?

With the Halloween season well upon us (in spite of all the Christmas displays at the various retail outlets), one of the most intriguing events has nothing to do with trick-or-treating, costume parties, or even zombies. more »

Oct 16, 2014 12:00 AM News & Notes