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At The Gutter: Comics Editor Carol pits Princess Bubblegum vs. Victor Frankenstein in a Mad Science Throwdown!

Prepare yourselves once more to venture a little further into Adventure Time‘s Candy Kingdom and Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. If Lemongrab is Frankenstein the creature, how does Princess Bubblegum compare to Frankenstein the creator. Well, beyond the question, “Who would win in a fight, Victor Frankenstein or Bonibel Bubblegum?” We all know that Princess Bubblegum would win.

At The Gutter: Comics Editor Carol pits Princess Bubblegum vs. Victor Frankenstein in a Mad Science Throwdown!

Prepare yourselves once more to venture a little further into Adventure Time‘s Candy Kingdom and Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. If Lemongrab is Frankenstein the creature, how does Princess Bubblegum compare to Frankenstein the creator. Well, beyond the question, “Who would win in a fight, Victor Frankenstein or Bonibel Bubblegum?” We all know that Princess Bubblegum would win.

Mad Science Throwdown: Princess Bubblegum vs Frankenstein

Screen Shot 2013-10-07 at 4.30.36 PM“No one can conceive the variety of feelings which bore me onwards, like a hurricane, in the first enthusiasm of success. Life and death appeared to me ideal bounds, which I should first break through, and pour a torrent of light into our dark world. A…

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Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein ManuscriptsThe Shelley-Godwin Archive has posted all available manuscripts of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Ope…View Post

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein Manuscripts

The Shelley-Godwin Archive has posted all available manuscripts of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Ope…

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The Shrieking Horror of Castle Lemongrab

lemongrab thumb“Sometimes I tried to imitate the pleasant songs of the birds but was unable. Sometimes I wished to express my sensations in my own mode, but the uncouth and inarticulate sounds which broke from me frightened me into silence again” (Frankenstein, 110).

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Happy Easter to everyone celebrating!

Happy Easter to everyone celebrating!

This week at The Gutter, Guest Star Todd Stadtman writes about The War Of The Gargantuas' “lone pop musical interlude.”

It’s no coincidence, then, that Ishiro Honda’s War of the Gargantuas, a fixture of the UHF band during my youth, has proven to be a childhood entertainment that has in later years demonstrated a particularly adhesive quality. And that’s not true just for me. Gargantuas seems to have left its imprint on a lot of us, and its most universally relived moment, perhaps unsurprisingly, is its lone pop musical interlude. This, of course, takes place in a swanky roof top lounge, at which an assortment of nice Japanese ladies and gentlemen in their evening going-out clothes spectate a Caucasian lady singing a song in front of a live band.

Rudolf Klein-Rogge as Dr. Mabuse in The Testament Of Dr. Mabuse (1933)

Rudolf Klein-Rogge as Dr. Mabuse in The Testament Of Dr. Mabuse (1933)

eroticmadsci:

I have actually seen the addle-pated bit of mad-science cinema from which this is a publicity still.  Indeed, I’ve even blogged about it, and if you’re curious you can watch the whole darn thing at the Internet Archive.

eroticmadsci:

I have actually seen the addle-pated bit of mad-science cinema from which this is a publicity still.  Indeed, I’ve even blogged about it, and if you’re curious you can watch the whole darn thing at the Internet Archive.

drfreex:

La Momia Azteca contra el Robot Humano

drfreex:

La Momia Azteca contra el Robot Humano

Part 4 of Monster Island Resort Podcast’s reading of “Herbert West, Re-Animator,” with an illustration by the Cultural Gutter’s Carol.

Part 4 of Monster Island Resort Podcast’s reading of “Herbert West, Re-Animator,” with an illustration by the Cultural Gutter’s Carol.