Category Archives: Geekery

July 20

Dominion Recap: Episode 5, Something Borrowed.

SPOILER WARNINGS APPLY.   The show begins with Alex in the middle of the desert firing his gun at Michael who was swooping in from the sky. Frustrated by Michael’s insistence on wearing coats in this blistering hot weather of Vega, he shoots aimlessly at Michael who honestly thought his aim sucked so bad that […]

July 14

The Main Reason I Watch Defiance

SPOILER ALERTS BELOW. I turned to Defiance back in April 2013 because I wanted to curb the space frontier void that Firefly had left in me since the show was canceled and its movie, Serenity, never got its sequel. But it wasn’t the space-cowboy-slash-Mad-Max feel of Defiance that has kept me watching. The main reason […]

June 20

Optical Illusions Make Awesome Music Videos

We’ve come a long way since Rick rolled into our television screens with his awesomely awful music video.  There’s A-ha’s “Take on Me“, which I still thank, along with baby Jezuz, for paving the way for movies like Who Framed Roger Rabbit and–more importantly–Cool World, where I was introduced to Brad Pitt. Oh, Brad Pitt. […]

June 17

Moar Guardians of the Galaxy

Let us take a moment to honor a truly dedicated, ill-represented guardian of the galaxy. We’ve not forgotten you, Hal Jordan. Now we’ve gotten that out of the way….   Just a few more weeks before August 1! And these new trailers aren’t making it any easier. Moar trailers, more dialogue, more Rocket, more Groot. […]

June 12

Why I Think All of Europe Actually Has Boxtrolls

This fascinating article about small towns in Europe who have recreated themselves into “Book Towns” is the reason I think that all of Europe is a Lyka stop-motion production. I mean, just look at these pictures:   Which reminds me… a longer, infinitely more adorable and amazing trailer has been released for the movie Boxtrolls.  Please […]

June 11

These are not the conniving, backstabbing, throne grabbers you’re looking for…

“Game of Thrones” is a sham. 😦 I thought it was real, but it isn’t. Joffrey’s actually still alive, Tyrion Lannister doesn’t live his life inebriated, and Daenerys doesn’t actually have dragons. On the upside, Khal Drogo and Oberyn are alive. With his eye sockets  intact. Plot twist! I did not see that coming.   […]