“Fullmetal Alchemist”, Episode #8

I made some slight changes to the schedule of when the reviews of the 1st 20 episodes would be posted - LINK.   Episode 8: The Philosopher's Stone If the shock value of the last few minutes of Episode 7 didn't provide enough of a scar, the pre-intro of Episode 8 cut that wound right … Continue reading “Fullmetal Alchemist”, Episode #8

“Fullmetal Alchemist”, Episodes 6-7

This is a joint review of the "Fullmetal Alchemist" series (not the 'Brotherhood' series) on my page and on the "Comicdom Wrecks" page, under the "Saturday Morning Cartoon" feature. Episodes 1-3 are on my page; 4 and 5 are on Comicdom Wrecks. Episode 6: The Alchemy Exam The pre-Intro portion of this episode was pretty … Continue reading “Fullmetal Alchemist”, Episodes 6-7

“Fullmetal Alchemist”, Episodes 2-3

LINK to Ep.1 Ep. 2: "Body of the Sanctioned" This episode picks up almost exactly where the first episode left off: the aftermath of the battle between Edward and Cornello, and the revelation that Ed was the "Fullmetal Alchemist". Cornello realizes that Ed's title was¬†literal: he was 'full metal'. He also chastises the boys for … Continue reading “Fullmetal Alchemist”, Episodes 2-3

A ‘Borg and a Baritone #14: “The Transition”

After a couple of weekends off, Cincinnati Tradition ("CT") headed back to work with Camp #10. We got a LOT accomplished and cleaned up. Greyhound continues to be the thorn in my drum corps side. That, and much more, after the Break. Saturday, April 6th It was a pretty warm day in Louisville, so that … Continue reading A ‘Borg and a Baritone #14: “The Transition”

“Fullmetal Alchemist”: Joint Review with ‘Comicdom Wrecks’

I was talking with a co-worker, a few weeks ago, about getting back into watching anime. She suggested a few shows for me; one of them was Fullmetal Alchemist. I am currently about 17 episodes into the 51-episode series. I originally was going to recap and review the first couple of episodes on the website¬†Comicdom … Continue reading “Fullmetal Alchemist”: Joint Review with ‘Comicdom Wrecks’

Inside the Terrordome: “Spring, Finally!”

For those reading this on another platform (Facebook or Twitter), I have a blog-within-a-blog on this page, titled "A 'Borg and a Baritone". It's chronicling my Rookie Season with the Cincinnati Tradition Drum & Bugle Corps, an all-age Drum Corps based in Cincinnati, Ohio. I'll recap what the group worked on, what I did well … Continue reading Inside the Terrordome: “Spring, Finally!”