A few misc. thoughts after tonight’s TWD episode

  • I would totally live in a “planned community” like Alexandria. It looks pretty! And sounds sustainable! Am I the only one??
  • #cleancutRick! I forgot what you looked like, non-beard Rick! You look nice! Good thing you met that married lady to flirt with! #not #honeypot
  • Why doesn’t anyone ever ask, “What happened?” before…
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Westboro Baptist Church Cancels Plans to Picket Leonard Nimoy funeral

Yesterday, Westoboro baptist Church announced their intentions to picket the funeral of Leonard Nimoy, because George Takei and Zackary Quinto are gay. Highly illogical, as Spock would say. » 3/01/15 12:42pm Yesterday 12:42pm

Why You Should Read Mark Waid's Daredevil

In 2011, Mark Waid took over writing the book Daredevil when it was relaunched in the wake of a crossover called "Shadowland" (it's complicated and involved Daredevil getting possessed by a demon). His run was almost immediately hailed as one of the best comics out there and still is. But now, after four years on the… » 3/01/15 2:34am Yesterday 2:34am

'Harry Potter & The Methods Of Rationality' Brings An Epic Cliffhanger

The world contains many wonderful things. Fanfic— especially masterful fanfic like Harry Potter & The Methods of Rationality— is on that list. But writer Eliezer Yudkowsky, aka Less Wrong, stands over a cliffside, off which his readers desperately hang. The magnificent son of a bitch has given his readers a pop quiz,… » 2/28/15 9:34pm Saturday 9:34pm

Wil Wheaton Remembers Leonard Nimoy

I was too young to fully understand why, but as I got older and looked back on those years, it became clear: I identified with Spock because he was weird, and cerebral, and he was different from everyone else. He was just like me, but the things that made me a target of ridicule on the playground made him a…

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