Zach Weinersmith (who draws Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal) and Kelly Weinersmith (a parasitologist) have written an amazing and amazingly funny book about how our society will be affected by emerging technology.
This month marks the 60th anniversary of MAD magazine. In all those years, it has lampooned nothing better, perhaps, than genre movies and TV. Be it horror, sci-fi or fantasy#&8212;MAD has taken on both the best ... and the worst.
What you're about to see is a simple joke, really. Some might even say stupid. And they'd probably be right. And yet ... it still made us laugh. Because we are geeks and Gandalf-based humor will always sail into our strike zone.
What has Nathan Fillion done for us lately? Well, other than starring in Castle, providing the voice of Green Lantern in Green Lantern: Emerald Nights and doing various acting jobs (Super) and voice work (The Venture Bros., Halo: Reach), he's just been sitting on his ass.
If the one thing you wished George Lucas would've changed for the Star Wars Blu-rays was eliminating the persnickety whinyness of the gold-plated protocol droid, then this fan-made video is right up your alley.
Watch enough fantasy flicks and you'll soon realize that male and female body armor is NOT created equal. The guys usually get all the protection they need, while the women tend to run around in chainmail bikinis. One warrior woman has finally decided to speak up.