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

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

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

Craftin’ and Cookin’ The Deep Fried Way, Part Four: Shut the Spaceship Door
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Craftin’ and Cookin’ The Deep Fried Way, Part Four: Shut the Spaceship Door

It is time once again for another installment in our ongoing series of how to cook and craft like a true Sci Fi Geek. This week I found this fun show on YouTube, called The Geek DIY Craft Show, hosted by the lovely Bonnie Burton who wrote the Star Wars Craft Book. Here is an … 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 21, 2013: Bite Sized Speculative News For Your Consumption
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Fried-Day News Nuggets, June 21, 2013: Bite Sized Speculative News For Your Consumption

First things first, there is a SuperMoon this weekend, but this article claims it is over-hyped and won’t be that special. Enh, go look at it with your loved ones anyway. http://www.slate.com/blogs/bad_astronomy/2013/06/20/supermoon_big_bright_moon_but_no_more_than_usual.html This article about book-to-movie adaptations caught my eye today. http://www.blastr.com/2013-6-20/8-big-book-movie-adaptation-changes-we-loved-plus-3-we-hated And Gene Roddenberry’s ashes are headed to space, my dears. The Final Frontier. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/20/gene-roddenberry-star-trek-remains-space_n_3474455.html?utm_hp_ref=entertainment Joss Whedon … Continue reading

A Deep Fried Look at Sci Fi Fatherhood
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A Deep Fried Look at Sci Fi Fatherhood

You know it’s funny that Man of Steel was released Father’s Day weekend because Superman has a complicated relationship with Dads. His biological father sends him to Earth to save him and dies and then he is raised by a pretty great, adopted Dad who then dies when he’s in high school. Then he again … Continue reading