Teddy Roosevelt


Rough Riders: Ride or Die #4 Review &#8211 I Am Alice Man

Rough Riders: Ride or Die #4 Review – I Am Alice Man

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Alice Roosevelt, Teddy's daughter, and Sebastian, an honest-to-God robot, are holding off the living dead outside the White House. President Roosevelt and Annie Oakley arrive not long after to aid in the fight. Meanwhile, Harry Houdini is in the clutches of death itself in the dead realm, but Jack Johnson pulls a gambit […]

Rough Riders Ride or Die #3 Review: Leans into Melodrama and Tropes

Rough Riders Ride or Die #3 Review: Leans into Melodrama and Tropes

Among such moments is a protracted shouting-match between Teddy Roosevelt and Annie Oakley wherein Teddy pulls the, “It’s too dangerous to follow me,” line.Frankly, the problems in this comic aren’t too damaging, but this comic didn’t have much going for it in the first place It’s a fun historical fiction twist on the League of[...]

Rough Riders Ride or Die #2 Review: Historical Fiction with Actual H. P. Lovecraft

Rough Riders Ride or Die #2 Review: Historical Fiction with Actual H. P. Lovecraft

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Rough Riders are confronted with a series of bizarre and dangerous events. Oakley and Edison are attacked by reanimated cadavers. Eastman is attacked by an unusually spry maid with a knife, and it's up to Johnson to save him. Meanwhile, Roosevelt and Houdini become more acquainted with H. P. Lovecraft. Rough Riders: […]

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter Episode 1.2: Rough Riders Ride or Die #1

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter Episode 1.2: Rough Riders Ride or Die #1

This comic brings a League of Extraordinary Gentlemen-esque tale of Teddy Roosevelt and a band of turn-of-the-century heroes like Thomas Edison, Annie Oakley, and Harry Houdini fighting supernatural threats on behalf of the free world.This is one that Eliot could get his hands, so we could have a back and forth about this comic[...]



The Alienist Season 1 Episode 1: Thoughts on the Series Premiere

The Alienist Season 1, Episode 1: Thoughts on the Series Premiere

Welcome to The Weekly Static's takeaways from TNT's series adaptation of authors Caleb Carr's 1994 historical thriller The Alienist. With "The Boy on the Bridge" set to premiere Monday night, we're here with out thoughts on the first episode and to let you know just how good of a job the show's creative did (or […]

Wanna See A Bit Of The Drunk History Christmas Special

Wanna See A Bit Of The Drunk History Christmas Special?

A sneak peek was just released, which you can see below.Series creator Derek Waters has several very intelligent and well-history-versed friends who enjoy consuming an adult beverage or two and then recounting tales of famous persons and actions on camera. Drunk History then recreates the drunken story, and the resulting show is oftentimes hilarious.[caption id="attachment_752214" align="aligncenter" width="510"][...]

The Alienist Hunts For A Serial Killer In First Trailer From TNT

The Alienist Hunts For A Serial Killer In First Trailer From TNT

 Hot shot police officer Teddy Roosevelt (yes, really) calls upon Dr Laszlo Kreizler, a criminal psychologist (alienist) and newspaper illustrator John Moore to conduct the investigation in secret They are joined by a secretary from the police headquarters,  Sara Howard.The cast list is the interesting thing here, including such notable names as Luke Evans (Beauty[...]