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Fried-Day News Nuggets, August 23, 2013: Batman, Regeneration, and Scotty Sounds Off
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Fried-Day News Nuggets, August 23, 2013: Batman, Regeneration, and Scotty Sounds Off

This week, much exploding happened whether fans were caterwauling about their fandoms’ latest announcements or Simon Pegg was voicing his opinion of fans’ opinions, so here is the News of this week in Sci Fi, Fantasy, Science, and Geek: News of Ben Affleck playing Batman in the Man of Steel sequel caused the internet to … Continue reading

Jupiter Ascending (With An Aside of Mars Becomes Venus)
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Jupiter Ascending (With An Aside of Mars Becomes Venus)

Possible SPOILERS for The Lunar Chronicles Book Series by Marissa Meyer. This summer I saw photos at Io9 of some of the characters from the upcoming film, Jupiter Ascending, looking like something straight out of  Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette crossed with albino-ed Cyberpunk, but I admit that until today, I knew little else of the … Continue reading

Ray Bradbury Had a Zine
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Ray Bradbury Had a Zine

Ever wonder what Ray Bradbury’s writing was like when he was a teenager?  Wonder no more. at the Gutenberg link from io9 you can read four issues of his high school zine, Futuria Fantasia. Our accompanying photo is of a teenage Ray with Marlene Dietrich. Dang, cool even in school. Not fair. http://io9.com/read-the-zine-that-young-ray-bradbury-started-in-1939-1168990924 Related articles … Continue reading

Craftin’ and Cookin’ the Deep Fried Way Part Five: Fantasy Alive.
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Craftin’ and Cookin’ the Deep Fried Way Part Five: Fantasy Alive.

I know a lot of posts lately have been leaning heavily towards Fantasy as opposed to Sci Fi and this post will be no exception, but I promise that I will be remedying this situation very soon.  Hang in there. This week we will be featuring media that celebrates food and creative endeavors based on … Continue reading

Fried-Day News Nuggets: August 9, 2013
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Fried-Day News Nuggets: August 9, 2013

1. Back to the Future was in the news a lot today. This side by side comparison of Back the Future II’s aging make up is amusing and not so far off base. http://io9.com/how-back-to-the-future-iis-old-make-up-compares-to-a-1070414210 Here is an article on how BTTF got the future right. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/08/back-to-the-future-then-and-now_n_3727567.html?utm_hp_ref=entertainment And this week, Crispin Glover revealed the real reason … Continue reading

Fried-Day News Nuggets: August 2, 2013
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Fried-Day News Nuggets: August 2, 2013

Here is an Agents of Shield trailer with loads of Agent Coulson. http://io9.com/s-h-i-e-l-d-promos-spread-around-a-lot-of-agent-coulso-1004562259 I am interested in this development from VCU, http://io9.com/this-new-molecule-could-be-guided-through-your-body-wit-1002735110 Here are some Steampunk events for August, http://www.tor.com/blogs/2013/08/august-2013-steampunk The New Doctor will be announced Sunday at a BBC event. Here is a trailer about it. http://www.blastr.com/2013-8-2/new-doctor-who-promo-trailer-teases-arrival-12th-doctor Netflix did something inexplicable regarding Star Trek … Continue reading