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Inane-cast #2: Darned Zombies and Me…

Sorry for a short entry here but I am afraid there is little time left given the state of things. I managed to record this Inane-cast to recount at least part of the days [...]

June 13, 2007 // 1 Comment

Caption Challenge #1: Star Wars Edition

I saw this picture over on Viscious Imagery and felt nothing screamed for a caption challenge like it did. Sure John offers a challenge where you can wrack your brains trying [...]

May 31, 2007 // 5 Comments

Sci-Fi and Ani-Mondays

From the folks over at Forever Geek, we have news that the Sci-Fi channel be showing anime on Monday nights between 11pm and 1 am ET/PT starting June 11. This will obviously [...]

May 10, 2007 // 6 Comments

REVIEW: Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett

MY RATING: (For more Pratchett reviews, see The Great Pratchett Reading Project table.) This book starts off The Watch series of novels which introduces some of my most [...]

May 3, 2007 // 0 Comments

Beyond the Red Line…

While many are thinking that the end is nigh for Battlestar Galactica, I personally think the universe is due a video game or two. An obvious first choice is a flight sim [...]

April 3, 2007 // 0 Comments

Expresso – not just a drink anymore…

Books on Demand is one of those things that is often discussed around these parts due to our general love of brick and mortar book sellers. In most cases, the ability to [...]

December 22, 2006 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Spears of God by Howard V. Hendrix

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Children from a remote area survive the massacre of their tribe over a meteorite which may contain some primal genetic material. This material when [...]

December 12, 2006 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Helltown by Dennis O’Neil

REVIEW SUMMARY: MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Vic Sage returns to the town of his youth to find some answers regarding his past. In the process of trying to find these answers, [...]

December 5, 2006 // 3 Comments

Battlestar Funtopia with Dirk Benedict?

Yes, it is the other Starbuck (some say only), Dirk Benedict as Captain Cubby 🙂 This is a pilot/promo for a show about a talent management company, but seeing Dirk [...]

November 1, 2006 // 0 Comments

So you want to be a superhero?

Yes its true our friends over at SciFi Channel have decided to gift us with yet another crappy reality tv show, but this one involves Stan Lee and superheroes. I am guessing [...]

July 20, 2006 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Flaming London by Joe R. Lansdale

REVIEW SUMMARY: MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Ned survives the ending of Zepplins West, and meets up with Mark Twain and Jules Verne to deal with pirates, martians, and time [...]

May 30, 2006 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Zepplins West by Joe R. Lansdale

REVIEW SUMMARY: Adventure western that meets pulp science fiction with a bit of humor mixed in. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Buffalo Bill Cody and his Wild West show find [...]

May 22, 2006 // 5 Comments

REVIEW: Starship: Mutiny by Mike Resnick

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Commander Wilson Cole, decorated hero of the Republic (not that one either), is transferred to the Teddy Roosevelt out on the fringes of the [...]

April 28, 2006 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Last Sons (DC Universe) by Alan Grant

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Superman, Martian Manhunter and the intergalactic bounty hunter (all last sons of their respective races) all come together when confronted by an [...]

April 26, 2006 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Outbound Flight by Timothy Zahn

My Rating BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Before the Clone Wars fully erupt, the Jedi Master Jorus C’baoth wishes to lead an expedition (called Outbound Flight) beyond the [...]

April 24, 2006 // 0 Comments

George Lucas Predicts…

George Lucas made a prediction that big budget pictures will start to disappear, and lower cost movies (15 million or so) will start to make thier way into theatres. Now I [...]

March 6, 2006 // 11 Comments

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