Ever since Disney's acquisition of LucasFilms was announced, the prognosis by fans has been mixed. Three new Star Wars movies is good news, right? Sure, but what about yesterday's news that Disney has shut down LucasArts?
Yeah, the future of the saga a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away is up ... More >>
If the Skifcha cat has already messed with your perception of dubstep, prepare to have it once again shaken up with an acapella cover of "Bangarang." Dutch choir Dario Fo released the song last week and brought up important questions such as "is Skrillex really saying 'salsa on my balls boys, weed b ... More >>
The year 1977 had a slew of watershed moments for both science fiction and pop culture as a whole.
In theatres across the country, George Lucas' bombastic space opera flick Star Wars was blowing up like the Death Star and changing the cinematic landscape. Every child who was lucky enough to witnes ... More >>
Beer: Wookey Jack
Brewery: Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Style: Black IPA
ABV: 8.3 percent
Beer names and the stories that inspired them fascinate me. Take Firestone Walker's beers, for example. Was Sticky Monkey named after a pet Capuchin that got into the glue? Did they designate Good Foot as such ... More >>
JT Ready at the press conference before "securing" the slaughterhouseFor the "reporters" at ABC 15: Ready in neo-Nazi garbIt's not every day that a well-known neo-Nazi offers to take you to a place called "the slaughterhouse."But that's what Mesa neo-Nazi J.T. Ready did this Saturday, leading a grou ... More >>
Halloween is nigh and we are busy getting ready. For this week's Monday Night Martha we decided to spin a web of artery clogging goodness and make Martha Stewart's No-bake Spiderweb Cheesecake.
This recipe is not for the faint of heart as it calls for 32 oz. of cream cheese and 1 1/2 cups ... More >>
What nerdy outcast doesn't dream of being an exotic burlesque beauty? The perfect curly hair. The sexy costumes. The fuck-me-red lipstick on a pouty mouth that won't quit -- wink, wink. Not that every girl geek is saddled with pizza-face acne scars or huge coke-bottle glasses, ... More >>
It would be easy to dismiss an event like Phoenix Comicon by pointing
out all the nerds and laughing at their elaborate Ouran High School
Host Club costumes or their excitement over the presence of Spawn
creator Todd McFarlane. Make no mistake, there were plenty of "nerds" (in the most traditional s ... More >>
Think comic conventions are only for geeks, nerds, and losers? Well, we may not argue with that, but we will argue that being called a "geek" and a "nerd" are no longer derogatory terms. Those guys who picked on Bill Gates for wearing glasses so thick he could see into the future during the '70s are ... More >>