Monte Williams
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Monte Williams has a Bachelors Degree in Communications. Would you like fries with that?

Columns // 45 Articles
Reviews // 14 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
//Columns

Quantum and Woody's Mildly Postmodern Gags | 8 Mar 2011 // 3:00 PM

Are Quantum and Woody a dynamic duo, or just another wearying odd couple with a duo dynamic?

Raimi’s Last Hunt: A Brief Reappraisal of the 'Spider-Man' Trilogy | 8 Feb 2011 // 3:00 PM

Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy is like his Evil Dead trilogy: the first entry is self-conscious, the second is more of a remake than a sequel, and the third is so different from the first two that it almost qualifies as a different genre.

//Reviews

Illustrated Collector's Guide to Alice Cooper by Dale Sherman | 27 May 2009 // 3:59 PM

Neither the book’s essential ugliness nor its sloppy text slowed me down; Pearson’s knowledge of Alice Cooper’s career is encyclopedic, the revelations and anecdotes compelling.

Wolverine and the X-Men: Heroes Return Trilogy | 26 May 2009 // 3:59 PM

This is not (quite) your typically loud, stupid Saturday morning cartoon, and in fact it seems to steadily improve as it goes along.

//Blogs

Bionic Six: Scientifically Impossible | 4 Dec 2009 // 12:00 AM

Muppet Babies: Short Shrift for Scooter | 17 Nov 2009 // 8:30 PM

You can almost sense how self-conscious Scooter felt when it came time to engage in the traditional opening-theme self-promotion; Scooter's entire personality boils down to consumerism: "I've got my computer."

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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