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calliopes_pen ([personal profile] calliopes_pen) wrote2012-04-12 01:32 pm

Fannish Items of Interest

As of April 2014, Microsoft will no longer send out support/patches for Windows XP. Ah, well. I’ll just upgrade when that time rolls around if I have to.

This internet provider pledges to put your privacy first. Always.

8 Shows That Never Should Have Left High School.

Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey will co-star in drama series called True Detective. That sounds like it’s bound to be strange, just for that pairing.

New high res image of Anne Hathaway in The Dark Knight Rises. Plus, a few images found in Entertainment Weekly—there are no spoilers in these.

Steampunk Nintendo Game Boy.

New tv spot for The Avengers—this one focuses more on Thor. “You people are so petty. And tiny.”

Fox to celebrate its birthday by re-airing the Married With Children pilot.

Fandom Appreciation Challenge 2012.

Paul Feig walks us through Freaks And Geeks (Part 4 of 5)

The 10 least educational (and most dangerous) schools of nerd-dom. Xavier’s clocks in at #4, while Sunnydale High is #2.

Eight Killer Private Schools. It’s all the schools you’d have to avoid to survive a horror movie.

Concept art from The Munsters remake Mockingbird Lane shows us Grandpa and Lily.

Bryan Fuller discusses Mockingbird Lane.

Donald Glover’s Spider-Man Easter Egg.

Lizzie Brochere has been added to the season 2 cast of American Horror Story.

Interview with Brian K. Vaughn.

Short Circuit remake: Johnny 5 will be “threatening.”

Erica Henderson’s redesign of Storm.

Alfred Hitchcock and the Making Of Psycho is getting a title change—now it will simply be called Hitchcock.

Alfred Hitchcock on content vs technique.

After Elton interviews Matt Bomer.

Behold My True Power: 8 SFF Characters That Went Into God-Mode.

Sabrina The Teenage Witch will be getting her own superhero movie.

Erector Set Shelving System.

Igloo made of stacked books.

What happens when you push the button?

Amazon’s trade-in program now accepts your old CDs.

How to bring back Firefly in five terrible steps.

Wolverine’s 10 Most Mortifying Moments.

J.K. Rowling’s new book has been announced.

General Hospital has been saved from cancellation.

Why Bad Movies Matter

Infographic: How Indiana Jones Survived Nuking The Fridge.

Fictional Character Birthday Calendars. Looks like Lois Lane was born on mine.

Comics Everybody: The History of Captain Marvel/Shazam Explained.

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