Posts tagged "television"

This GEEKend: SoyCon, Steampunk at Bristol, and Star Trek on the Big Screen

Yaaaaawn!  You know adulthood rocks when you’ve sleep until 1:30 PM after the Dark Knight Rises midnight premiere. The movie was a tense 3 hours.  I loved it all, minus a few cheesy one-liners.  I’ve never seen an action sequence quite like the opener.  Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman was surprisingly sultry.  I’m going to marry Jonathan Crane.... Read more »

King of the Nerds: Audition for a New Reality TV Show

I know this isn’t an original sentiment, but I am sick of reality TV.  Regardless of setting or prize, the formula persists: gorgeous people + ugly personalities = obnoxious fighting.  Intellect isn’t celebrated.  The viewer isn’t challenged.  I never see myself represented on these shows, so why watch? BUT THEN! Rumors of a show called... Read more »