Make It So

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Planuts

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Santa’s Demise

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Utopia/Dystopia

Next semester my freshman course “Faith, Doubt, and Reason” focuses on “The Quest for Community” and in particular on utopias and dystopias. We read a range of works, from the real to the fiction and from the ancient to the modern – including a significant dose of science fiction. Science fiction provides a great way [Read More…]

Q: The Definitive Answer

This was shared with me by Brent Hege on Facebook. If you share my varied interests, you should get it, even if it takes a few seconds.   [Read more…]

Star Wars: Into Dark Side

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Star Trek Into Darkness Where No Man Has Gone Before

Fans of Star Trek have been analyzing and speculating about the trailer for Star Trek Into Darkness very closely (IO9 has a detailed breakdown, for instance), trying to figure out, among other things, what the movie is going to be about. The villain, we’ve been told, is going to be familiar to fans. Here’s the [Read More…]

“Redshirt” by Jonathan Coulton

A newer song by Jonathan Coulton, who also wrote “Chiron Beta Prime.” [Read more…]

Doctors and Tribble-ations: An Idea for a Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special

Doctor Who fans are looking forward to there being one or more special episodes in celebration of the show's 50th year. In the past there have been episodes like “The Three Doctors” and “The Five Doctors” which brought back actors who played the Doctor previously to play the role as the Doctor encountered his past [Read More…]

I Don’t Always Play a Red Shirt on Star Trek…

I spotted this on Facebook about a week ago, but IO9 mentioned it today and so I thought I’d share it. It’s an interesting bit of trivia, making for a nice addition to the “most interesting man in the world” meme. [Read more…]


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