The New Mutants #1

“Initiation!” by Chris Claremont & Bob McLeod Synopsis: Basically an introduction to the team. Sam “Cannonball” Guthrie, Roberto “Sunspot” deCosta, Danielle “Psyche” Moonstar, Rahne “Wolfsbane” Sinclair, and Xi’an “Karma” Coy Manh. Early on Dani pisses off Shan by manifesting her father’s death and other atrocities she faced in front of the whole team. Meanwhile in London Moira MacTaggert and Illyana Rasputin meet with a Ms. … Continue reading The New Mutants #1

“The Muppets Take Manhattan” Drinks

Peacock is back and so are the Muppets- Broadway will never be the same. Shot: Manhattan Melody, the name of Kermit’s sure-to-be hit Broadway musical. If he can just get someone to produce it… 2/3oz rye whiskey; 1/3oz sweet vermouth; dash cherry bitters. Yeah, it’s basically a Manhattan- you try inventing drinks 114 weeks without dipping into the classics! Cocktail: Pete’s Diner, the inspiration for … Continue reading “The Muppets Take Manhattan” Drinks

“The Great Muppet Caper” Drinks

Back to the Muppets, this time in jolly olde England! (Yes, the ‘e’ was intentional.) Shot: Identical Twins– which one’s Kermit; which one’s Fozzie? The world may never know. In first shot glass: 2/3 white creme de cacao, splash green creme de menthe In second: 2/3 dark creme de cacao, splash white creme de menthe Cocktail: Happiness Hotel, after the dump our trio of intrepid … Continue reading “The Great Muppet Caper” Drinks

“Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” Drinks

Nothing drives one to drink like having ABBA songs stuck in your head. Just kidding, we love ABBA! Shot: The Sophie, named for Amanda Seyfried’s character, using ingredients with a Mediterranean feel. 2/3oz ouzo, dash Galliano Drink: Villa Donna, the hotel in the movies, and the main setting for all the wacky shenanigans that ensue. 1.5oz limoncello, fill champagne The fact that both drinks turned … Continue reading “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” Drinks