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

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

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

Star Wars Rebels: Photos of Artwork released.
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Star Wars Rebels: Photos of Artwork released.

Missing Star Wars: The Clone Wars?  Here is some new art that has been posted about the upcoming animated Star Wars show, Rebels, which will premiere in 2014. Do we have to wait that long?  Ugh. http://io9.com/check-out-the-first-art-from-the-new-star-wars-tv-serie-936043910 Related articles ‘Star Wars Rebels’: New TV series’ art unveiled (insidetv.ew.com) Star Wars: Rebels animated series (justpressplay13.wordpress.com) Take a first … 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