Tag Archives: Television

“I Am Not,” Spock

Leonard Nimoy dies at the age of 83. Links to various obituaries and remembrances: The New York Times Variety The Hollywood Reporter The New Yorker The A.V. Club Tor.com LLAP. I have been, and shall always be, your fan. Advertisements

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Just what the Doctor ordered

Because you should always be able to have new fun with old toys, Offbeat Home & Life is offering just the way to spruce up your old Barbie collection, courtesy of this posting on ‘How to Turn Barbies into Doctor Who Weeping Angels’ by guest blogger Anthropolywog (Sherry Shead, aka The Stitchkateer, a genre fashion …

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To broadly go where quite a few have gone before …

Crossing the snowy light-years to Watchung Booksellers, the Beamers (who should teleport, shouldn’t we?) gathered a full bridge complement to discuss John Scalzi’s satiric look at the fate of underlings in space operas, Redshirts.  With a number of subspace communiques from distant crew members, we tried to decide if Mr. Scalzi’s ironic commentary on the …

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Bigger on the inside, virtually

Most of us think we’re ardent Doctor Who fans when we look forward to the annual special as the best part of December 25th. But how many of us actually do anything about it? Well, this guy did. He has created a TARDIS that is bigger on the inside, thanks to ‘augmented’ reality. When he …

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