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Kim Perrone
I am a writer of parenting and human interest articles
Interests: Writing, reading, parenting, karate, movies
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Before the word showrunner existed, we would usually describe this individual as a super-producer/writer/show creator. Today GeekFest Rants takes a look at the work of the late, great Glen Larson. Not only are we familiar with his genre work like Battlestar Galactica, The SIx Million Dollar Man, and Buck Rogers,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Geekfest Rants
Today on Crazy Toy World, Steve catches up with musician and good friend, Paul Kwiecien. Join us as they discuss Paul's toy/autograph/wrestling shows background, his Toy Hunter appearance, his celebrity experiences, and his love for rock and roll music. Can Steve and Paul get the band together again? Find out... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Geekfest Rants
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Sven is back once again, and this time he's on the hunt for a mysterious toy from his past. Join him as he makes the journey to Toycon 2 in search of merriment, adventure and firmly pressed garments! It's a rollicking hootenanny for the entire familial unit! Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
Today on Crazy Toy World, Steve sits down with ECPW Heavyweight Wrestling Champion, Andrew "The Reinforcer" Anderson for a no holds barred interview about his career, his idols, and his toy collection. Don't miss this show and whatever you do, don't ask if wrestling is real. CTW - Episode 3... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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On this week's installment of GeekFest Rants our intrepid heroes tackle one of the most important films in the Geek Pantheon: Army of Darkness! It's one of the films held most dear by Carlos and the Steves, who worship at the altar of the almighty Raimi, and who saw the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Every once in a while I lament the fact that I'll probably never live to see an alien creature from another world. Then I come across life forms on our very own planet that, well, fulfill that need. Behold the... Continue reading
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Have you ever wondered what the "Rants" part of GeekFest Rants stands for? Well, today you'll have an answer to that. Join Carlos and James as they pick apart the very short teaser for the next Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens. One of them loved it and one of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Join us for A. Das Baron Presents, where today he spotlights classic Kaiju monster, the S.H. Monsterarts' 1964 Godzilla. On this toy review he'll take this wonderful collectible and examine every inch of it. He'll dig into how accurate it has been sculpted and how many points of articulation it... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
Join Steve today as he hosted Talking Toys at the latest ToyCon NJ 2. Here Steve was able to sit down, one on one with some fans and discuss their toy collections and answer Toy Hunter questions. Just in time for the holidays see how collecting is a family tradition.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2014 at Crazy Toy World
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I should really, really hate Star Trek Generations. At the time of its release, my personal life was imploding. I was 24. My girlfriend of four years (who I thought I would marry) kicked me to the curb the day of its release, and my professional outlook was bleak at... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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On this week's episode of GeekFest Rants Carlos, Steve V., and Carlos's Geek progeny Kyle discuss Marvel's newly unveiled plans for Phase 3 and how they stack up against DC's recently unveiled slate of films, that includes some of their A-list characters. Steve suspects that Marvel's B-list is still going... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Time to dig up your old comic books. Specifically the first six Star Wars comic book issues. Join Carlos and James as they closely examine how different the Star Wars Marvel movie adaptation is from the actual film. They'll examine how original artist and editor, Howard Chaykin and Roy Thomas,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Most people wax nostalgic, remembering the fond moments of their youth. Me? I have a soft spot for spandex clad action heroes fighting villains in giant rubber monster suits. Yes, I'm a sucker for all things Power Rangers/Super Sentai, so you bet when I heard a pair of Rangers were... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
Today on Crazy Toy World, Steve catches up with musician and good friend, Paul Kwiecien. Join us as they discuss Paul's toy/autograph/wrestling shows background, his Toy Hunter appearance, his celebrity experiences, and his love for rock and roll music. Can Steve and Paul get the band together again? Find out... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at Crazy Toy World
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Today on GeekFest Rants we visit local comic book shop, Funny Business. There we talk to owners Brett and Chris, and learn about their store and their other venture, Brick University, an all Lego building class for fans of Lego. Find out what kind of toys/comics they sell and which... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Just in time for Halloween (and just in time for its spiffy new blu ray release) Carlos and the Steves present their commentary for the theatrical version of Clive Barker's Nightbreed! And while our intrepid trio is incredibly excited to see "The Director's Cut," this version of the film has... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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By now you know how much some of us here at GeekFest Rants, love to talk about Star Wars and specifically, it's lines of action figures. Whether its vintage Kenner or modern Hasbro, we're all over it. But we also love to talk about Star Wars figures that were never... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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It's not often that we live up to the "Rants" part of GeekFest Rants, but today's episode does. This time around the Steves do NOT agree (imagine that!) when it comes to reality television. Steve V. is not a fan, but Carlos, Tony, and Steve L. are fans of shows... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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It was his time on Purgatory that turned billionaire playboy Oliver Queen into a killer. It was a reality check from his family and friends that helped him rediscover an inherent dignity to life. For those unfamiliar with the name, Oliver Queen is the longtime DC Comics hero known as... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Join us today at GeekFest Rants as we look back at one of our final summer 2014 attended events, Connecticut ComiCONN. Here we had a chance to chat with Ryder Windham and attend his panel. He's a special writer to us because he wrote one of our favorite Star Wars... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
Today on Crazy Toy World, Steve sits down with ECPW Heavyweight Wrestling Champion, Andrew "The Reinforcer" Anderson for a no holds barred interview about his career, his idols, and his toy collection. Don't miss this show and whatever you do, don't ask if wrestling is real. CTW - Episode 3... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at Crazy Toy World
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Today on A. Das Baron Presents, we take a stroll into the toy review vault for a look at the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Legacy Morpher. Be on the lookout you Power Rangers fans, this hard to find 2013 Toys R Us exclusive will complete you Cosplay experience. If you... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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On this week's GeekFest Rants, Carlos, Tony, and Steve V. report from our "mobile unit" on Marvel's monster hit, Guardians of the Galaxy, which recently became Marvel's third (behind Avengers and Iron Man 3) highest grossing film! Where did they come from? Steve provides a sketchy overview of their history,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Today we remember a time where a television show inspired men to wear white Italian linen suits over pastel T-shirts while wearing imported shoes with no socks. To sport a five o'clock shadow 24/7 and to drive expensive sports cars.....well....maybe getting the cars was a little more difficult. We are... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2014 at Geekfest Rants
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Recently returned from his yearly Chicago pilgrimage, Mike Sutton tells us all about the G-Fest XXI convention. Join us today at GeekFest Rants as we get the lowdown on all the Godzilla goings on at this event. Mike will tell us about the panels, guests, displays, contests, and how his... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2014 at Geekfest Rants