Four of the Nerdiest Halloween Costumes Ever: A Handy Guide
So, it’s Halloween! I do not really participate in Halloween these days, since I subscribe to the “Go Big or Go Home” philosophy, and I am too lazy to go big, so I end up going home. (‘Big’ in this case meaning ‘actually clever’ or ‘well-made’. Inflatable Sumo-wrestler suits are neither of these things, dude from my office.) However, I had some fun costumes back in the day!…
The Best Christmas Catalog Ever.
I got the world’s best catalog in the mail today. I will have to scan or photograph the pages in their entirety because one product at a time just won’t cut it. It’s disturbing. It’s upsetting. It is, quite frankly, the best thing that has ever existed. A brief preview image, of a candle set: Yes, that is a candle set.…
“Repo! The Genetic Opera”
My review of Repo! The Genetic Opera is live at Fantasy Magazine. I, um, had an opinion. There’s a second page to the article that has video clips, which you should watch if possible. The theatrical trailer, especially, is an editing wonder. I would love to interview the people who put that together, because having seen the movie?…
Fun with Lobby Cards: The Difference a Poster Makes
So, in my weekly scouring of the Costumer’s Guide, I ran across a still from a new movie, The Secret of Moonacre. Now, that’s a lovely dress, so of course I rush to find out what sort of awesome-costume movie this is. This is the first poster I saw:…
My new boyfriend.
I have a new boyfriend! I skulked around for a month looking at him, trying to cop a feel when I could, judging if I had room in my life. And I added up all the sad minutes I spent alone this week, just waiting, and knew I had to have him.…
Great googly moogly!
Here’s how tired I am: After I recapped Eleventh Hour, instead of deleting it off my TiVo, I watched some parts of it AGAIN last night. WILLINGLY. AND I WAS AMUSED. It’s a dark time, you guys. But I did catch a Science Alert I forgot the first time around! SCIENCE ALERT: When dogs die, they turn into pinatas.…