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Our Five Favorite Pieces of Meta Sci-Fi

By Robert RunyonMarch 6, 2013

"What the heck is meta, and how can I get it out of my sci fi?" You're asking. Well, meta really just means anything, especially art (or TV or movies) that is self-referential. A prime example of this is the show Community. It has jokes...More  →

Our Five Favorite Pieces of Meta Sci-Fi
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The Art of the Thrift

By Robert PunchurMarch 5, 2013

Thrifting is the age-old art of the bargain. And now, thanks to hip-hop artist, Macklemore, the storied craft is finally getting some much deserved respect and attention in mainstream media. While this buzz is great for the art, it is also dangerous, as it attracts...More  →

The Art of the Thrift
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This Art Is Made Out of Books!

By Beth MishlerMarch 5, 2013

Renowned artist Brian Dettmer beautifully alters every book he touches, and he does so without writing a single word. How? He seals each book completely shut before reopening each one again, page by page, with the tools and precision of a surgeon, adding nothing, only removi...More  →

This Art Is Made Out of Books!

Top 10 Best Dressed Villains

By Beth MishlerMarch 5, 2013

It’s not a rule of cinema so much as a character requirement: bad guys in movies are generally either a) more fashion conscious and runway ready than their good guy counterparts, or, b) have waaaaaay more badass costumes than anyone else in the entire film/TV...More  →

Top 10 Best Dressed Villains

How to Make an X-Wing Fighter From Office Supplies

By ChauntonMarch 4, 2013

Everybody needs a little extra Star Wars to help pass a boring day, and making a miniature X-Wing Fighter out of office supplies sounded like just the thing. Spice up your next business meeting or study hall by whipping up one of these little guys and blowing up some Death S...More  →

How to Make an X-Wing Fighter From Office Supplies

10 Romantic Couples For Geeks

By Vadim NewquistMarch 4, 2013

Ahhhhh, love. The french call it l'amour, the ancient Greeks Eros, and Geeks call it Princess Leia kissing Han Solo right before they drag him away to be encased in carbonite. Yes, Geek-er-tainment has given us so many amazing couples over the years and so...More  →

10 Romantic Couples For Geeks
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The History of Time Wasting Games

By Robert PunchurMarch 4, 2013

Humans have worked very hard creating technology, which ensures they will never have to work again. In celebration of their dwindling efforts, we proudly present The History of Time Wasting Games....More  →

The History of Time Wasting Games

Top 5 Misleading Movie Trailers

By Robert PunchurMarch 4, 2013

A typical Hollywood movie employs a team of hundreds of members working together for tens of months to create one unified project. After all this work, the team releases a theatrical trailer to tease audiences with the culmination of their efforts. This is great because...More  →

Top 5 Misleading Movie Trailers

The 5 Greatest Prank Videos on the Internet

By Steven RomanoMarch 1, 2013

Pranks are so much fun to watch but, MAN, do they take a lot of work. Between the planning, props, and wrangling of accomplices, we're exhausted before we've even lifted a finger. Since we’re obviously not of the sort willing to break a sweat for...More  →

The 5 Greatest Prank Videos on the Internet

Blogging The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes, Part 3

By Allison EmmMarch 1, 2013

Before we continue, there are some things we need to clarify: This chapter is about John Constantine. His bleached blond hair and swagger were based on the musician Sting. Sting is from a band called The Police. They wrote lots of happy sounding songs that are actually...More  →

Blogging The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes, Part 3