I'm only twenty-three for another hour, give or take, but I'm a fan of yours and I need a good mistake. I'm not a sinner or preacher, all I have is slight of hand. I do magic tricks for… The Weekly Static! Whether it's "welcome" or "welcome back," it's great to have you join us as we assume squatters' rights on this patch of pop culture property.
But before we get to that that — and not to freak you out or anything — but I think you've got a…
…crawling on your shoulder. Hold on! Think I got it!
The Weekly Static is my righteously desperate-yet-endearing attempt at finding the lighter side and an interesting perspective on the past week in the land of the networks, cable, streaming, smoke signals, cloud formations, and shadow puppets.
Our goal? Pretty simple:
● Offer a blunt, honest perspective on a handful of random TV news posts from the past week that also highlights your relentless team of news-thirsty Bleeding Cool writers and the quality work they do.
● Spotlight a news item we missed, but we're pretty damn sure you'll find it interesting.
● Feed my insatiable ego with humble offerings of praise, adulation, social media shares, pizza, Superman Funkos, and a plethora of Eisner Award nominations. And at least one write-in vote in the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election (and I wish I was joking about that one).
"An animated high-concept adventure series featuring Barack Obama and Joe Biden as time travelers in search of a better future has brought production company Titmouse and Conan O'Brien on board as executive producers.
'Barry & Joe: The Animated Series' is in development, described as a "bromantic comedy" by creator Adam Reid. The project was jump-started by more than $100,000 in pledges from liberal die-hards via Kickstarter since its August launch…"