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

I realize a lot of our posts lately have been leaning heavily towards Fantasy as opposed to Sci Fi and this post will be no exception, but I promise that we will be remedying this situation very soon.  Hang in there. This week we are featuring media which 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: July 26, 2013: Comic Con, Godzilla, Gaiman, and More
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Fried-Day News Nuggets: July 26, 2013: Comic Con, Godzilla, Gaiman, and More

First off, this week saw Whovians across the globe, but particularly in the UK, losing their Who religion and getting absolutely nuclear level incensed over the release of the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary trailer at San Diego Comic Con last weekend. They were especially angry since it was not released on line within hours of … Continue reading

Fried-Day News Nuggets: July 19, 2013 (Sallie’s Birthday!)
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Fried-Day News Nuggets: July 19, 2013 (Sallie’s Birthday!)

San Diego Comic Con is in full swing, so here is a round up about the first day. http://www.nerdist.com/2013/07/comic-con-day-1-round-up-sherlock-archie-more/ and as a bonus, an article on some types of cosplayers one would see there. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/18/comic-con-cosplay-2013_n_3616221.html and here is why Matt Smith decided to stop being the Doctor. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-s4ItNhmVY and even more astounding cosplay, http://io9.com/the-most-astounding-cosplay-weve-seen-at-comic-con-so-834303922 Here are some gorgeous, recently released cover drawings by … Continue reading

Fried-Day News Nuggets: July 5, 2013
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Fried-Day News Nuggets: July 5, 2013

This craziness was floating around, a trailer for Sharknado that is hilarious. http://io9.com/the-sharknado-trailer-is-the-greatest-thing-youll-see-662404733 This  series that I found on YouTube by Ridley Scott is frightening. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bIz7L_lMFFU The secret to John Hurt and the part he is playing on Doctor Who, came out this week and it was an anticlimax for those of us who didn’t need it … Continue reading

Fried-Day News Nuggets, June 28, 2013
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Fried-Day News Nuggets, June 28, 2013

This list is just great. I love it. I am so going to watch as many of these as I can get my hands on. I have already seen Safety Not Guaranteed and I have already sort of reviewed it. Imminently watchable. http://www.themarysue.com/independent-sci-fi-fantasy/ American Gods will be made into a TV series on HBO. http://www.patheos.com/blogs/themediawitches/2013/06/its-official-american-gods-to-run-6-seasons-on-hbo/ Some … Continue reading