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Google Reader Is Being Retired.

Poll Technica: Where should we go when Google Reader is put out to pasture? 8 Google Reader Alternatives That Will Ease Your RSS Pain.

Manga Reading Site JManga to End Service in May

Twinkies Returning To The US By Summer.

‘Hey, Let’s Fandom!’ Multi-Fandom Friending Meme.

A celebration of Louis Jourdan

Mini-Comics Day 2013 Coming March 24th.

Caroline Skinner steps down as Executive Producer of Doctor Who.

The Veronica Mars Movie Kickstarter Project hit its goal of $2 million. As of the last time I looked, it was at $2,589,961, with 29 days to go. It went to $1 million in less than 5 hours.

11 Cult TV Shows Besides Veronica Mars that Deserve Kickstarter-Funded Movies

Warner Bros. claims Tolkien Estate breached Hobbit contract

The Hobbit Re-Read: Chapter 16, A Thief In The Night

Dimestore Dames spotlights Dr. Serling ‘Doc Rocket’ Roquette

DC Histories: Captain Carrot.

Starfire: Where Do I Start?

Grace Randolph’s Stacktastic: Top Ten Supporting Characters

IDW to reprint Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman comic strips

Alan Cumming Is Not In X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Will Sliney Profiles The Fearless Defenders: Dani Moonstar

An Interview With Kieron Gillen On Kid Loki and Journey Into Mystery: "Trust Your Instincts" (Part 1 of 2)

Gimmick or Good? – Superman #75

New Man of Steel Still.

The lesson of the comiXology blackout

Top 10 Worst Superhero Movie Costumes

Producer Brandon Vietti Discusses The End Of Young Justice, Looks Back At Series In New Interview

Image of the Day: Favorite Images from Knightfall #2

Image of the Day: Favorite Images from Knightfall #3

How did the Being Human ending compare to past finales?

Xfinity On Demand Comcast Subscribers Can Check In to Bates Motel Early

Five Things to Look For in the Upcoming 'Bates Motel'

DIY: Hellraiser Rubik’s Cube Puzzle Box

The 10 Best Uses Of Canes In Science Fiction.

Look Inside Upcoming ‘How To Speak Klingon’ Audio Phrasebook

Colorado Neurological Institute raffling Back to the Future items to benefit Parkinson's patients

Hot Wheels Heritage 1:18 Scale Ecto-1 Announced

Sigourney Weaver Fighting an Alien and Slimer With a Proton Pack Art Raffle.

Here’s the Theatrical Poster For ‘Birdemic 2: The Resurrection’

Trailers From Hell: Larry Karaszewski on Captain's Courageous

Screen Media Acquires VOD Rights to ‘Coffin Joe’ Films

10 episodes that show why MacGyver was more than a punchline

Neverwhere Clips.

SOAPnet's 50-Hour General Hospital Marathon Kicks Off With Very First Episode

Geekfest Rants, Episode 131: Superman: The Movie (1978)

Comic Issues #109—Shamrocking.

Now Playing Podcast: Jonah Hex (2010)
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Comcast acquires full ownership of NBC Universal ahead of schedule

Benefit Art Auction For Peter David.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Barda Free (Big Barda).

The Second Doctor will be revisited on BBC America on February 24th, as they show Tomb of the Cybermen.

Radio Times has Doctor Who postcards, in celebration of the 50th anniversary

Personality Quiz: How Would You Deal With An Alien Invasion?

Red Dalek Angel Earrings

Doctor Who Gallifreyan Coasters.

The 7 Greatest Bromances In Space.

Anna Silk talks Lost Girl with After Ellen.

Linda Hamilton will be guest-starring on Lost Girl.

X-Men: Days of Future Past Will Be Shot In 3D.

Could we see the return of Nightcrawler in X-Men: Days of Future Past?

DC Histories: Action Figure Comics.

Image of the Day: Early History of Dick and Babs #2.

Image of the Day: Early History of Dick and Babs #3.

MPAA Officially Passes PG-13 Rating For “Superman: Unbound” Animated Feature

Would You Have A Secret Identity?

Editor George Mann Discusses Encounters of Sherlock Holmes

A Hobbit Hole Litter Box.

Top 10 Most Terrifying Toy Commercials of The ’80s – Part 1.

New Details Emerge on SG-1: Unleashed

Mondo Releasing Poltergeist Soundtrack On Limited Edition Vinyl

Horror Poster Redux: Mondo Revisits Crystal Lake With Friday the 13th

From Cracked: 5 Hilarious Reasons Publishers Rejected Classic Best-Sellers.

Choose Your Captain T-Shirt.

Chibi Star Trek figures.

10 episodes that take viewers into the depths of The Twilight Zone

New Key Art For Hannibal

The Sandman Re-Read: A Game Of You.

Movie Legends Revealed: Spielberg Won Cut Of Star Wars Profits In Bet?

Warner Bros. wants to give Dorothy a sword and a TV show called Red Brick Road

MGM Sets Up Another Remake—The Shrinking Man.

Now Playing Podcast: Live Free Or Die Hard (2007)

Horror Etc Podcast, Episode 286: The 30 Percent Feedback Show.

The F This Movie Podcast: The Faculty (1998)

Geekfest Rants Episode 127 - Looper Review and Other Bruce Willis Genre Films.

Comic Issues #105—2 Year Anniversary Live.

The Shut Up And Watch This Podcast, Episode 79: Kamen Rider Fourze Retrospective Roundtable
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Remembering Star Trek: Voyager Guest Robin Sachs, 1951-2013. The AV Club remembers him here.

United States Postal Service Dropping Saturday Mail Delivery Starting August 1st.

Joanna Dodd Massey Named Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications & Publicity for The Hub

Nominations continue for the Rare Women Fic Exchange.

Claudia Grant will play Carole Ann Ford (the actress who played Susan) in An Adventure in Space and Time.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Bonnie Baxter.

DC Histories: Oliver Queen (Green Arrow I)

Grant Morrison: The 'Action Comics' Exit Interview

5 Actors Who Could Play The Flash In Justice League.

A visual comparison of Batman character looks & casting between: the Animated Series, Burton's movies, Nolan's movies, and the 1960's show.

Chris Pratt has been cast as Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy.

10 Casting Candidates For The Live-Action Doctor Strange.

The Avengers Cast To Present At The Oscars.

Impress Chris Claremont with your X-Men T-shirt design, win a trip to San Diego

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 synopsis released.

Superhero Noir Captures the Bleakness of Do-Gooding

The Sandman Re-Read: Seasons of Mists.

Bleach, Gintama Creators Take 1 Week Off Due to Flu

Covers For Full Color Dragon Ball Z Manga Revealed

New Sherlock Holmes game Crimes & Punishments announced

Delay Splits Studio Ghibli's Summer Plans

Disney Confirms Stand-Alone Star Wars Films.

Genuine 'Evil Dead II' Prop on the Auction Block

Sam Raimi And The Coen Brothers’ Crimewave Headed To Blu-Ray

13 Directors Who Work With The Same Stars Again And Again. I would add Christopher Nolan to that list.

Video Review: Tattooed Teenage Alien Fighters From Beverly Hill: In The Beginning… Mom used to watch this show with me, back in 1995. Neither of us knows why we bothered with it now.

Obscurus Lupa Presents: Witchcraft 3: Kiss of Death.

Trailers From Hell: Joe Dante on Night Of The Following Day

Charles Michael Davis joins the cast of the Vampire Diaries spin-off The Originals.

‘Game Of Thrones’ Author George R.R. Martin Signs New Deal With HBO

Camera Operator for 'The Shining' Explains Helicopter Shadows in Opening Credits, Discusses Hallorann Crash Sequence

Starz Unveils its Key Art for Da Vinci’s Demons

6 Filmmaking Tips From Lawrence Kasdan

Theatrical Poster, Trailer And Release For Vincent Cassel-Starrer ‘The Monk’

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Music Collection Coming Next Week.

Now Playing Podcast: Die Hard With A Vengeance (1995)

Comic Issues Podcast #104: The Walking Dead

Nerdist Writer’s Panel #72: Robert Kirkman.
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To prevent hacking, disable Universal Plug and Play now.

CBS and CNET Protest Looming BitTorrent Client Ban

For those out there that missed out on seeing Rifftrax Live: Plan 9 From Outer Space in either it’s original showing or encore presentation, or just want to see how it went, here’s an old Tor review, and an old Agony Booth review. Over here are the reactions at the time over at Satellite News, which links to numerous other reviews.

Dingsi is hosting a Love Meme.

An Adventure In Space And Time Cast Announcement—David Bradley will play William Hartnell.

The Doctor Who Project: An Introduction.

Some of Warren Ellis’ favorite Planetary covers.

Committed: Jeff Lemire talks Constantine.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Wendy Harris/Kuttler (Proxy).

The full episode of Pioneers of Television: Superheroes

DC Histories: The Superman/Flash Races.

Matt Kindt Mindmelds With Martian Manhunter.

Katie McGrath and Nonso Anozie join the cast of NBC’s Dracula. Katie McGrath will play Lucy Westenra, and Anonzie will play R.M. Renfield.

First Photo Of Amy Adams As Lois Lane.

Dear Hollywood: Cast Gina Torres As Wonder Woman. Whedonesque reacts to that thought here.

What Are The Ingredients For A Good Wonder Woman Television Series?

Stan Lee Narrates Iron Man: Armored Avenger App.

Eva Green To Play Ava Lord In Sin City: A Dame To Kill For.

The Unwritten and Fables Cross Paths In May.

Some Spider-Man casting ideas more insane than Paul Giamatti as the Rhino.

TV Show Opening Monologues That Are Worth Reciting In The Shower Each Morning.

Five Female Characters Who Should Star In Star Wars: Episode VII.

5 Alternative Zombie Movies To Get You Undead And Ready For Warm Bodies.

10 Reasons Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters Is Secretly Great.

The macabre Beetlejuice is a reminder of the dazzling Tim Burton of old.

You’re A Zombie, Chuck T-Shirt.

Harry Potter Sorting Hat Cake.

Through The Looking Glass With An Alice In Wonderland Wedding.

Oz: The Great and Powerful SuperBowl Teaser Trailer

Two new posters for Jack The Giant Slayer.

Cryptid Catalog: 'The Barghest Hound'

Spawn of Dark Shadows: Gothica ABC Pilot.

Dark Shadows #13 Extended Preview.

Brand New Dark Shadows For 2013, From Big Finish.

6 Filmmaking Tips From Silent Era Icon Harold Lloyd.

Trailers From Hell: Marshall Harvey on Unfaithfully Yours

Grace Randolph’s Stacktastic: Comic To Pilot

It Just Popped In There: The Making Of A Stay Puft Costume.

The Sandman Re-Read: Dream Country.

Evil Dead to open a week early.

Title and Plot Revealed for the Muppets sequel.

These Masters of the Universe Plushies Are Powerfully Cuddly.

Roseanne Barr To Play Krang Prime In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

10 episodes that make the argument for SCTV as one of TV’s all-time greats.

How I Met Your Mother officially renewed for final season.

Radiodrome, Episode 108: The Predator Retrospective.

Radiodrome, Episode 109: Adaptations

Nerdist Writer’s Panel #71: American Horror Story: Asylum In Review. Tim Minear joins the panel, along with co-executive producers Jennifer Salt and Jessica Sharzer.

Now Playing Podcast: Die Hard 2: Die Harder (1990)

Comic Issues #103.

Geekfest Rants, Episode 125.

Junk Food Dinner #145: The Day My Kid Went Punk (1987), Mr. T’s Be Somebody Or Be Somebody’s Fool (1984), and For Safety’s Sake (1986). If you want to skip the interview portion, and go straight to the movie discussion, skip ahead to 1:25:19.
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Cracking tool milks weakness to reveal some Mega passwords.

For those interested, I found the original Michael Eisner intro for Mr. Boogedy, over on Youtube. I remembered him floating away after putting on the cape, but that was the intro for Bride of Boogedy.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Emily ‘Lia’ Briggs (Looker).

DC Histories: Two-Face

Doctor Who returns on March 30th.

Lego Doctor Who: Don’t Blink.

Atari bankruptcy: Remembering the 2600, 7 bestselling games.

The Art of the Title: Murder By Death (1976)

1972 Flame Gun Ad…wait, what?

Kurtzman & Orci’s ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Goes Into Development For Fox

NBC orders The Sixth Gun Pilot.

Alex Kingston Cast As Laurel Lance’s Mother In Arrow.

Smallville: The DC Connection—From The Archives.

Cassidy Freeman Has A ‘Tiny’ Role In Once Upon A Time.

Man of Steel MPAA Rating Revealed. As expected, it’s PG-13.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Denies 'Man Of Steel' Rumors

P:R Redesign: Marco Antonio Laranjeira’s Supergirl

JLA's Vibe Will Be Guardian of Gateway to the Multiverse

I Love Ya But You’re Strange—Watch The Metal Men Answer Their Critics.

Stan Lee’s Rants: Car Washes

Stan Lee's Real Life Gambit Exploding Cards

Amazing Arizona Comic Con Brings Marvel's Stan Lee and DC Comics' Jim Lee to Phoenix in January

Supernatural Superheroes: 10 Magical Comic Book Characters.

Diamond Drops Marvel UK Titles.

Anatomy of a Cover: Uncanny X-Men Annual #11.

IDW is hiring an editor.

Trailers From Hell: Brian Trenchard-Smith on The Horror Of Frankenstein

Teen Witch Gets A Musical.

Ron Howard Might Take A Trip Through Gaiman’s Graveyard.

Not Your Typical Star Wars Van.

Star Wars R2-D2 Dog Collar.

From Think Geek: Victorian Web Pocket Watch.

5 Actors That Should Be Considered For Skeletor In Jon Chu’s He-Man Movie.

10 Best Gonzo Science Fiction Movies In The Whole Crazy Universe.

Extra terror, hold the gore: 8 truly scary PG-13 movies.

Powerpuff Girls Cake.

Jeff Eastin answers some questions about White Collar.

Classic Penguin paperback covers of the 1970s, by David Pelham

Devil’s Due loses much of its inventory in December warehouse fire.

The Sandman Re-Read: The Doll’s House.

Atop The Fourth Wall: Linkara Riffs: Just A Spark.

Comic Issues #102: Rogues Galleries.

Now Playing Podcast: Die Hard (1988)

Geekfest Rants Podcast, Episode 124: Godzilla, King of the Monsters (1956) Commentary.

The F This Movie Podcast: The Fifth Element (1997).
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Conrad Bain has passed away at the age of 89. May he rest in peace. He was best known for his roles on Maude and Diff’rent Strokes, as well as The Edge of Night and four episodes of Dark Shadows.

New report shows Congress' favorite BitTorrent downloads

Archive of Our Own Scheduled Downtime Tomorrow: Firewall upgrade

How You Can Help Peter David Recover.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Katma Tui.

Death, Honor, And Swords: History of JLA’s Katana.

DC Histories: Jared Stevens (Fate)

Being Human’s Sam Witwer and Sam Huntington were on io9, and answering questions yesterday.

Stan Lee’s Rants: Babies on Airplanes.

Cocktails With Stan Lee, Season 3, Episode 1: Sandeep Parikh and Tony Janning

Trailers From Hell: Joe Dante on The Lady From Shanghai.

Ron Perazza heads to Marvel.

Walking Dead Zombie Walk is coming back to Comic Con this year.

When Nolan Met Burton: Two 'Batman' Franchises, One Mash-Up.

Big Finish: January Releases.

New Dario Argento Book Takes an Analytical Look at the Master

Gift Guide: Twin Peaks Tarot Cards.

Celebrating The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

Drop Dead Diva Cancelled.

Saving Lives in Serenity: Can a Fanboy and Physics Change a Movie?

Del Toro Takes Over The Ghost Hunters Twitter Account Tonight.

The Sandman Re-Read: Preludes and Nocturnes.

Lance Henriksen Joins Hannibal.

Faces of the Beast: The Changing Look of Hank McCoy.

DC Talent Including Jim Lee and Dan DiDio Guest on Syfy's Face-Off.

Wonder Woman Scythian Redesign.

Batwoman, Kevin Keller etc get GLAAD Award nominations.

Now Playing Podcast: The Detective (1968)

Nerdist Writer’s Panel #69: BJ Novak, Elaine Ko, and Kevin Shinick.

Cross The Streams Radio Show, Episode 29.

Comic Issues #101—King of the Nerds.

F This Movie Podcast: Battle Royale (2000).
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Ned Wertimer has passed away at the age of 89. May he rest in peace. He may be best known as the doorman on The Jeffersons. For MST3K fans, he played reporter Andy Henderson in Santa Claus Conquers The Martians.

News on Peter David’s health.

After 40+ Years, Comic Buyer’s Guide Ends Publication.

Microsoft Axing Messenger On March 15th

Disney Considering Layoffs To Cut Costs.

Turkey lifts ban on thousands of books.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Helen Claiborne.

DC Histories: Doctor Fate.

Superhero Origins: Guardians of the Galaxy.

Latest tv spot for Syfy’s Being Human.

Grace Randolph’s Stacktastic: Young Justice

Stan Lee’s Rants: Fine Dining vs. Diners

Trailer for Army of Frankensteins.

The Hobbit - Misty Mountains - Peter Hollens Acappella

Creepy TNG Test Footage.

Marvel Super Heroes: What The--?! Obnoxio The Clown Returns

BAFTA Award Nominations for 2013

2013 Razzie Nominations: Worst in Movies

Talkin’ Rifftrax: The Avengers.

Release the kraken! 2,000 years of tall tales (and a smattering of truth)

Fox Developing Twin Peaks-Like Thriller From M. Night Shyamalan

Brett Ratner is making a high concept Quantum Leap show.

How To Cope With All The Stages Of Fan Letdown.

1987 PBS documentary celebrates Dark Shadows.

End of an Era: Fred Flintstone Replaced On Fruity Pebbles Box.

Marvel Teases Hulk And Spider-Man Events Coming In April.

Amazing behind the scenes videos from Jeff Pruitt, Buffy stunt coordinator

Short-Stint Imprints: A Look Back at DC's Defunct Lines

Millennium Films Plans Texas Chainsaw 4

Fan Made Poster Puts the Evil Dead in Motion

Limited Edition Evil Dead Shirt.

1983—Anatomy of a Cover—Magik #1.

Phoenix (Green Variant) ECCC Vinyl Figure

P:R Approved: Giovanni Costa’s Spaghetti Gotham

Blackman and Williams on Batwoman

Indiana Jones by Rodrigo Pascoal Lopes da Silva

Trailers From Hell: Alan Spencer on The Nude Bomb.

Jeff Lemire Takes Aim At Green Arrow.

First Look At The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

Labyrinth Cake.

Fright Night 2 Has Found Its New Charlie And Evil Ed.

Promotional Photos For The First Episode of NBC’s Hannibal.

Exclusive Photos From Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters.

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary: Big Finish Produces Its Own ‘Five Doctors.’

NBC Renews Days of Our Lives Through 2014.

Are Vampires Returning To Port Charles?

Cyberpunk, multi-booting briefcase.

Jurassic Park 3D Re-Release Gets One Week Only IMAX Engagement.

CR Holiday Interview #21 -- Sean Howe

Exclusive: Spider-Man 2099 To Return.

Sherlock and the case of the Russian knock-off.

10 episodes that show the appeal Hey Arnold held for kids and parents.

Langridge, and Bone Direct The Rocketeer: Hollywood Horror

Nerdist Writer’s Panel #68: 2012 In Review, Part 2.

Comic Issues #100—Geek Drinks.

The Batman Universe Podcast, Episode 20.

Just Cool Enough Movie Commentary: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
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Disney anoints Netflix as its exclusive distributor starting in 2016

Hurricane Sandy closes Staten Island’s Krypton Comics.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Beth Chapel (Doctor Midnight).

Doctor Who: The Snowmen confirmed for 5:15 PM on Christmas Day.

Doctor Who: lots and lots of new Christmas Special pictures.

Merlin’s series finale will air on December 24th.

Bradley James Talks Arthur And Return of Merlin.

False Alarm: Sir Patrick Stewart Hasn’t Actually Signed On To X-Men: Days of Future Past Yet.

5 Reasons You Should Be Reading All New X-Men.

16 Famous Science Fiction Quotes That Make Excellent Pick-Up Lines.

DC Histories: Bane.

Michael Caine On The Dark Knight Rises, Oscar Chances And Winning His First Academy Award.

The Dark Knight Rises DVD/Blu-Ray Drinking Game.

Batman Returns Movie Poster by Adam Rabalais

DC Collectibles Unveils Batman: Arkham City Joker Statue.

Christopher Nolan Talks Around Justice League And Says Man of Steel Is Not Quite Like His Batman Trilogy.

When We First Met—Death and the Batman

Dark Shadows-themed inn a part of holiday home tour.

Quentin and Jamison Collins return this winter, courtesy of Big Finish.

A Look Back At The (Pretty Awful) Bazooka Joe Chewing Gum Comics.

First Look At The Cover Art For Kim Newman’s Anno Dracula: Johnny Alucard.

Bookstore Stacks Hobbit/LOTR Boxed Sets Into Barad-Dûr

Gift Guide: Necronomicon Ring.

Charlie Brown Gets A Chainsaw Arm In This Evil Dead Mash-Up.

Terrific How The Grinch Stole Christmas Cake.

Dan Aykroyd Interview: Dan Aykroyd on Ghostbusters 3.

10 Vertigo Series That Changed Comics.

Sam Witwer Answers Fan Questions In New Being Human Promo Video.

Check Out TNG Season Three Blu-Ray Trailer.

Spock Cake.

Marvel Comics Of The 1980’s: 1991: Power Pack TV Pilot.

Trailers From Hell: Sam Hamm on The Testament of Dr. Cordelier.

Exclusive video interview: MST3K’s Joel Hodgson.

How Fraggle Rock taught kids about society and community in 10 episodes.

Video Store Memories with James Rolfe and Mike Matei.

Interview: Gerry Duggan On Deadpool.

Pancakes I Have You Now Darth Vader T-Shirt.

Super Best Friends Forever Will Not Return.

Tim Burton’s Original The Nightmare Before Christmas Poem, As Narrated By Christopher Lee.

Peter Pan: Movie History.

Sean Bean to star in TNT’s Legends as a guy who is alive.

Help Create The Opening Title Sequence For Bates Motel.

Peter Jackson on The Hobbit 48 FPS Controversy.

The F This Movie Podcast: Fargo (1996)

Nerdist Writers Panel #66: Man of Action Studios.

Comic Issues Podcast #95: With Great Powers
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Sandy’s Impact: State By State.

Old skeleton found in tree uprooted by Sandy.

The Comic Industry Faces Sandy Through Twitter.

Thanks to [livejournal.com profile] aralias for spotting this one: If this is true, then it appears as though Livejournal plans to cancel paid accounts in the spring.

[livejournal.com profile] evilawyer has a brief tutorial on how to cross-post from Dreamwidth to Livejournal. As always, for those that want to leave for Dreamwidth, my username is the same there as it is on LJ. Feel free to add me—or let me know if I haven’t already added you to the circle.

Yuletide Sign-Ups Close At 8 PM CST. I eventually replaced Indiana Jones with The Mummy on the fandoms I’m offering for Yuletide. If I weren’t afraid I would be forced to write a story with Mutt in it, I would have thrown Indiana Jones into the Bucket List section.

Gmail Makes It Easier To Compose Emails With New Function.

This Is Halloween.

Cinemassacre’s Monster Madness: Killer Klowns From Outer Space (1988)

Cinemassacre’s Monster Madness—80’s Rerun: Return of the Living Dead.

Longbox of the Damned: Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash.

Ain’t It Scary Reviews #31 of 31: It! The Terror From Beyond Space.

Rare Halloween Videos: Halloween Party and Safety Videos.

MTV Geek’s Frightful Faves: Return of the Living Dead (1985).

24 hours of horror with Joe Dante. He has great taste in horror films.

Trailers From Hell: Joe Dante on Horror Express.

Meta Horror Sequels.

Bored at a Halloween party? Time for some secret Pumpkin Tetris.

This Joker pumpkin is simply…smashing.

Watermelon Krang O’Lantern.

Spooky Stories: 10 Comics To Get In The Halloween Spirit.

13 Ghosts of Halloween: Day 12.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Jennifer-Lynn Hayden (Jade/Green Lantern).

Disney Buys LucasFilm For $4 Billion, Announces New Star Wars Movie For 2015.

Dark Horse Comics Reacts To Disney’s Star Wars Purchase.

Bryan Singer Confirmed To Direct X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Let’s Have One More Ghostbusters 3 Update, Seeing As Sony Are In Money Trouble And All.

The Real Ghostbusters Unofficial Complete Series Companion.

A Superman insignia pumpkin.

Two stills from Frankenstein’s Army.

What Is Scarier Than Vampires? Disco Vampires.

25 awesome spooky movies

Bizarro Back Issues: The Existential Dread of Halloween on Bizarro World.

Stephanie Brown Batgirl Returns To DC In Lil Gotham Digital Specials.

Stan Lee’s Rants: Marvel Avengers Battle For Earth.

Cocktails With Stan Lee, Episode 10, Season 2: Thomas Jane.

Robot Chicken: The Prime Directive.

The Cinefiles—Neo Grindhouse.

James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy Not An Animated Film.

P:R Approved: Katsuhiro Otomo’s Batman

2012 Top 100 Comic Book Runs #6-5.

2012 Top 100 Comic Book Runs #4-3.

Major Spoilers Costume Contest 2012: Meet The Finalists.

Best Art Ever (This Week)—Halloween 2012.

From Cracked: The 8 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 4).

Doctor Who’s Ten Most Horrifying Moments.

DC Histories: Wally West.

Kaleidoscope buys international rights to release Much Ado About Nothing.

How Dark Shadows brought the supernatural to television drama.

A History of Censorship, Halloween Edition: War of the Worlds.

New poster for Oz: The Great And Powerful.

Promo art for The Woman In Black: Angel of Death.

The Shut Up And Watch This Podcast, Episode 61: Ghostbusters.

Forgotten Flix Podcast #85: Halloween (1978)

Pulp Nightmare: Pulp Commentary—Halloween II (1981).

JoBlo Movie Podcast: Halloween II (1981) Commentary

Junk Food Dinner Podcast #133: Halloween II (1981), The Day After Halloween (1979), and Night of the Demons (1988).

F This Movie Podcast: The Nightmare On Elm Street Franchise.

Comic Issues Podcast #90: Vampirism.

Now Playing Podcast: License To Kill (1989)

Monster Movie Podcast Episode 26.

Earth Station One Podcast, Episode 134 Bonus: Earth Station Boo.
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The user icon issue at Insanejournal appears to be resolved.

The Pirate Bay ditches its servers, sets sail for the cloud.

TV Tango updates their list for Halloween on TV: 394 Halloween-Themed Movie Marathons, Episodes & Specials on TV In October 2012.

The Hub Announces Halloween Day Schedule.

31 Days of Horror: The Thing/The Deadly Spawn.

Rare Halloween Videos: 1927 Felix The Cat and 1931 Toby the Pup.

Halloween Shows Dot Net, Day 17: The Simpsons—Treehouse of Horror IV.

Cinemassacre’s Monster Madness: Teen Wolf (1985)

Cinemassacre’s Monster Madness—80’s Rerun: Monster In The Closet (1986)

Longbox of the Damned: xxxHolic Chapter 14.

Scream Debuts: 9 Big Stars Who Started In Horror.

Interview: Kim Newman Talks Anno Dracula: Cha Cha Cha.

Dracula’s Dog Plus 8 more WTF movies about the Prince of Darkness.

Vampires Take A Break And Fables Get Unwritten: Vertigo Comics At NYCC.

Exclusive: Concept Art of Spot from The Munsters Reboot, Mockingbird Lane.

Frankenstein TV Series Based on Dean Koontz’s Books In Development At TNT.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Amparo Cardenas (La Dama).

Dan DiDio Frankly Addresses Stephanie Brown.

DC Histories: Batwoman (Kathy Kane/Kate Kane)

Batman Zombie Mask.

Who wore the best Batman cosplay?

Return to the swingin’ 60’s with Bob Kane’s Batman paintings.

Stargate Wedding Ring.

Death proves no obstacle to Ernest riding again.

Cool Early Sketch of Harryhausen’s The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms.

2012 Top 100 Comic Book Runs #65-61.

2012 Top 100 Comic Book Runs #60-56.

Check Out Five New Stills From The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

10 reasons we still love J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit.

IDW releases promo page for The New Ghostbusters.

Vigo The Carpathian Poster.

Ten Things You Don’t Know About Sherlock Holmes.

Talkin’ Rifftrax: Birdemic with Mike, Kevin and Bill.

The Dude Designs 80’s VHS Horror Art Inspired Poster.

One Trek Mind #45: Spock’s…Emotions.

Nana Visitor Interview.

Cocktails With Stan Lee: Roger Cross (Extended).

Anthony Hopkins as Hitchcock: ‘Turn Your Phones Off.’

Neil Gaiman Explains All Hallow’s Read.

Doctor Who: Series 7: Part 2 Episode Line-Up Confirmed. We’ll be getting another episode written by Neil Gaiman.

Stolen From NYCC: Doctor Who Sketch Cover.

Tom Spurgeon Donates Foundational Gift To The Dylan Williams Collection.

10 Sequels That Should Have Been/Should Be Made. Buckaroo Banzai Against The World Crime League ranks in at #1.

Watch: 45 Minute 1991 TV Profile On Terry Gilliam.

Another Batman Villain Is Coming To Arrow.

Silvestri and Hawkins on Two Decades of Top Cow, Part 1.

Library Director Responds To Seattle Manga Challenge.

Now Playing Podcast: A View To A Kill (1985)

The Forgotten Flix Podcast #83: Pet Sematary (1989)

Comic Issues Podcast #88—Going Green With TV.
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Pirate Bay Financier Files For Bankruptcy, Focus Shifts To Peter Sunde.

Dimestore Dames spotlight Rachel Summers/Grey (Phoenix/Marvel Girl).

6 Nerdy Parties Throughout History We Would’ve Loved To Attend.

Downtown L.A. Intersection Renamed Ray Bradbury Square.

Stephen King’s Doctor Sleep will be released September 24, 2013.

Marvel brings Amazing Spider-Man, Wolverine, and Captain America And… to an end.

Olivia Cooke and Nicola Peltz join Bates Motel.

Six Developments About Jason Todd From Red Hood And The Outlaws #0.

From Think Geek: Darth Vader Desk Lamp.

Don’t Cross The Streams T-Shirt.

Neon Ghostbusters Sign.

The Amazing Adventure of The Man of Steel and the Psychiatric Censor — Superman vs. Doctor Wertham

Batman, Blood, X-Men: Talking With Comics Legend Neal Adams.

Another clip from Doctor Who: The Power of Three.

Doctor Who Rogues Gallery: The Tereleptils.

Big Finish: September Releases.

20 Things We Love About Chuck.

The Line It Is Drawn #107—Comic Book Characters Mashed Up With Stephen King Stories.

AV Q&A: Skipping the sex and violence.

And Here Is Neil Gaiman Riding A Giant Flamingo.

Nathan Fillion Needs Someone To Play Nathan Fillion In Castle’s Firefly Parody. Whedonesque discusses it here.

Artist Ryem Adds Animated Young Justice Look To New 52.

Mars Rover To Study Pyramid Rock Of Unknown Origin.

Greg Rucka Gets Increasingly Candid About Work For Hire Conditions, Debunks Another Myth.

Revisiting Star Trek TNG: The Naked Now.

Guillermo del Toro’s Vampire Trilogy The Strain Heading To FX.

He-Man And The Masters of the Universe Celebrates 30 Years With A Limited Edition DVD Set.

From Cracked: 5 Terrifying Origin Stories Behind Popular Children’s Songs. I would have expected to see Ring Around The Rosie on there, but it isn’t.

It’s the 75th anniversary of The Hobbit.

Stay Puft Heads Up Broadway: Filmography Finds Famous Movie Shots In NYC.

Fantastic Four: Fashion Forward Honorable Mentions.

IMAX Frankenweenie Poster.

Gaze upon the most disturbing My Little Pony ever made.

First look: Alex Ross’ poster for his Norman Rockwell Museum exhibit.

Alien Plush Chestburster.

34 Things We Learned From The Cabin In The Wood Commentary.

The 8 Most Ridiculously Unlucky Movie Families.

Best Art Ever (This Week) September 21st.

Burger King breaches McDonalds.

Awesome Firefly Art.

Ask Chris #122: The Legion of Super-Heroes.

Scott Lobdell Wants Your Questions.

Comic Book Legends Revealed #385.

Cocktails With Stan Lee, Episode 7, Season 2: Apolo Ohno.

Mission Log Podcast #7: Episode 7: Mudd’s Women.

Retroist Podcast, Episode 120: Crocodile Dundee.
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Janet Fielding is fighting cancer, and Peter Davison (with the aid of Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, and David Tennant) is launching a fund-raising effort called Project Motor Mouth with the aim to ‘not only raise money for a good cause but also keep Janet's spirits up.’

Dimestore Dames spotlights Wendy Jones (Windfall).

A brand new full-length trailer for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Another clip from The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1.

The opening for Doctor Who: The Power of Three.

Life Outside The TARDIS: Noel Clarke.

Eco Sonic Screwdriver T-Shirt.

Newsarama discusses Death of the Family, #0’s, and the Red Robin decision with Scott Lobdell.

Happy Birthday To The Original Batman, Adam West.

Four Developments From Batgirl #0.

The 6th Annual Highlander Holiday Fic Exchange is open for sign-ups.

James Gunn Confirmed To Direct Guardians Of The Galaxy.

From Cracked: 7 Movies That Put Insane Detail Into Stuff You Never Noticed.

Photo Parade: Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo 2012

Tales From The Crypt Comes To FearNet.

Sony To Debut First Looks At Carrie and Evil Dead At NYCC.

The CW is developing a new take on Alice In Wonderland.

Marvel tells appeals court Friedrich signed away Ghost Rider rights.

Supervillain Origins: Juggernaut.

Robot Chicken: A Giant Hand.

Stan Lee’s Rants: Good Looking Heroes.

The Deadpool Costume T-Shirt.

Superman’s Bad Day.

The Proudly Resents Podcast talks to Kevin Murphy about MST3K and Rifftrax.

Now Playing Podcast: Moonraker (1979)

Horror Etc Podcast, Episode 266: Leprechaun.

Pulp Nightmare Podcast: Twin Peaks Pilot Commentary.

Comic Issues Podcast #84: Piratical Talk.
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Remembering Jeremy Brett.

Beware The Theater Ninjas.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Zinda Blake (Lady Blackhawk).

Gail Simone And Jim Calafiore Smash $100,000 On Kickstarter.

Teaser Poster For A&E’s Bates Motel.

Meet The Gunslinger: Doctor Who: A Town Called Mercy teaser. Arrival: Doctor Who: A Town Called Mercy teaser.

Whodini T-Shirt.

Lionsgate snaps up Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing.

Joss Whedon Offers An Avengers Sequel Update.

Joss Whedon Gives Guided Tour of Cabin in the Woods’ ‘Black Room’.

The Five Best Professor X Stories.

The Many Deaths Of…

Frankenhooker to headline Chicago’s Terror In The Aisles 12.

The Justice League Movie: Facts, Rumors and Fiction.

Remember when Superman disarmed a bomb by disco dancing?

10 Plot Twists From DC’s Original Zero Month.

Six Developments From Batman #0.

The Line It Is Drawn #106—Comic Book Cover Homages. Personal favorite would have to be a tie between the one with Bane smashing the Batmobile into Batman while the Bat Family flees, in homage to Action Comics #1—and the Squirrel Girl homage to The Dark Knight Returns.

Science Fiction’s Greatest Failures (And How They Saved Us All)

Cosplay Round-Up: Baltimore Comic Con 2012.

Gates McFadden Interview, Part 1. Part 2.

Dragon Con cosplayers recreate Astonishing X-Men wedding cover.

Bravo is rebooting Heathers as a potential series.

Brave Little Toaster To Be Developed As CGI Reboot, All of Us Collectively Groan.

When Ewoks Attack.

Hand Painted Star Wars Cookies.

Bruce Campbell’s Cream Of Evil Soup T-Shirt.

Beaker was spotted at Dragon Con.

Alice In Wonderland Cake.

Awesome Dalek Cosplay At Dragon Con 2012.

Hero Complex: The Show interviews Nathan Fillion.

Vote For Your Favorite Classic Universal Monster.

10 Great Canadian Contributions To Nerd-Dom.

New poster for season 2 of Once Upon A Time.

We Are Overloaded With Season Four Images From The Vampire Diaries.

Viggo Mortevsen Will Not Be Dr. Strange.

42 Things We Learned From The Terminator 2: Judgment Day Commentary.

More Live Action Akira Storyboards Surface Care of Chris Weston.

Hey Kids, Comics Podcast, Season 1, Episode 9: Spider-Man.

Saturday B Movie Reel Podcast #79: Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit.

Mission Log Podcast #6: Episode 6—The Enemy Within.
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Oracle must pay Google $1 million to cover costs in failed patent case.

Pirate Bay Founder Arrest Followed By $59 Million Swedish Aid Package For Cambodia.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Anissa Pierce (Thunder).

Preview for the season premiere of The Vampire Diaries.

Lost and Heroes Director Moves Into Bates Motel.

TV: Watch The Entire Pilot For J.J. Abrams’ Revolution Now.

Disappointed By Toys, Fan Made His Own…Transformer.

Ultimate Proof That Dragon Con Has The Best Cosplay On Earth.

Music In Film: The Dark Knight Rises.

History of the Batman Portrayals—Part 2. Part 1 is here.

Geek Gear: Batman ‘Gotham Reckoners’ Shirt.

Aled Lewis explains Batman’s disappearing trick.

When Miniature Batman meets Adventure Time, everybody wins.

10 episodes that find the 60’s Batman at its campy best.

Oogieloves And The Four Other Worst Wide Releases In History.

Henry Cavill On Playing Superman In Man of Steel.

Science confirms ‘Doctor Who-type world, Gallifrey’.

Dinosaurs On A Spaceship teaser, with the Doctor and Nefertiti.

35 Years Later, Voyager 1 Is Heading For The Stars.

Dragon Con 2012: 3 Favorite Moments From The Con.

Will Radioactive Man Be Introduced In Iron Man 3?

The Gameological Society Revisits The Super Mario Bros. Super Show. The only episode I remember from that show, is when Ernie Hudson visited as Winston, in order to defeat a ghost that had possessed Luigi.

Stan Lee Responds To Youtube Marvel Comics Parodies.

The 10 Worst Fictional Psychotherapists.

Playing Sherlock: a few Hobbit plot deductions from the figurine character biographies.

This Photo Proves Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson And Julia Child Were Separated At Birth.

Filming Begins On Curse of Chucky; Full Cast, Synopsis Revealed.

Stay Comfortable This Winter With Evangelion Humidifiers.

Prophets of Fiction: Famous Authors Characterized As Their Books.

The World’s Most Expensive Comic Book Art (And Why Prices Keep Climbing).

What are the differences between the U.S. and the Japanese comic book industry?

Tuesday Q&A: Brian Michael Bendis.

DC Comics, Disney and Sanrio sue party company over costumes.

Check Out Five Pages of Alex Ross Art From Masks #1.

8 Ways That Judges Have Cited Star Trek From The Bench.

Top Cow kicks off search for unpublished writer and artist.

Horror Etc Podcast, Episode 263: Hellraiser Addendum.

Now Playing Podcast: The Man With The Golden Gun (1974)

Comic Issues Podcast #82: New 52 A Year In Review.
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Jerry Nelson has passed away, at the age of 78, as a result of various health issues. May he rest in peace. He puppeteered numerous Jim Henson puppets in his 47 year career.

Kodak Seeks Exit From Film.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Lyja

Hammer Launches Youtube Channel.

Rob Liefeld Leaves DC Comics.

Ben Abernathy Leaves DC Comics.

This 100 Year Old Mystery Package Will Be Opened Today.

Cancelled Too Soon: The Nine Lives of Chloe King.

Newest poster for Solomon Kane.

Fan trailer for a Captain Planet film.

Universal is remaking Videodrome.

The Blake’s 7 remake is coming to Syfy.

Doctor Who: BBC Worldwide 50th Anniversary Artwork Revealed.

BBC America’s latest Doctor Who trailer.

11th of Hearts T-Shirt.

Life Outside The TARDIS: Billie Piper.

Why The Fades and Doctor Who Confidential were cancelled.

The End Has No End: 10 Unresolved DC Plotlines.

Merlin producers: ‘We needed the show to grow up.’

Robot learns to recognize itself in mirror.

Kurt Busiek wants to know: is it creators or characters that win your money?

Hi-Res photo of Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit.

Cthulhu Wedding Cake.

Your New Fictional Fantastic Birthstone. So with a birthday in August, it goes from peridot to Men In Black’s Miniature Galaxy. Those born in May get to kill Superman with their birthstone.

Wonder Woman and Superman Are A Couple Now Or Well, This Is Stupid.

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje joins Thor: The Dark World.

First official pictures from the remake of Carrie.

Supercouples: 10 Powerful Comic Book Romances.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Tickets Will Cost The Same For 48 FPS And 24 FPS.

Superman: Mystery Behind The LL Initials.

Full Moon Announces First Slate Of Newly Remastered Blu-Ray Releases.

Rifftrax Live: Birdemic comes to theaters October 24th.

The Line It Is Drawn #103—Video Game Characters Meet Comic Book Characters.

I Love Ya But You’re Strange—That Time Spider-Man’s Parents Turned Out To Be Robots.

How To Read An Old Sci-Fi Book…Without Ruining It.

From Cracked: If The Dark Knight Rises Was 10 Times Shorter And More Honest.

Here’s the cast for the adaptation of The Mortal Instruments.

The Oregon Trail Cake.

80’s X-Girls Fan Art.

Trailers From Hell: Dan Ireland on A Nightmare On Elm Street.

So Stan Lee once posed for a naked centerfold. It happened in 1983. I don’t know (and Comic Beat isn’t sure either) if this is NSFW or not, but he’s covered by a comic and a huge smile. Proceed at your own risk.

The Annotated Crisis On Infinite Earths.

The Best Endings In SF/F Series.

A Triceratops Tractor.

Batmobile Limo.

Three Ways To Make An Improved Rocketeer Movie.

R2-D2 Bender Cosplay.

What’s the shortest time it took you to fall in love with a tv show?

How to tell from a pilot if a tv show is going to be any good.

What’s the oldest gadget you still use? My keyboard is from my first computer in the mid-90’s. I still use a VCR from around the same time. The living room television is over 20 years old.

Hettienne Park joins the cast of Hannibal.

Sherlock—do the three words for series three mean it will be the last?

Mission Log Podcast #3: Charlie X.

Now Playing Podcast: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)
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Carlo Rambaldi has passed away at the age of 86. May he rest in peace. He helped design E.T., as well as the xenomorph in Alien and contributed to the 1976 remake of King Kong. He worked on Dario Argento’s Deep Red, Conan The Destroyer, Silver Bullet, Cameron’s Closet, Cat’s Eye, and numerous other films.

Google Fined $22.5 Million Over Safari Privacy Violation.

From Funny Or Die: The Olympic Ticket Scalper With Sir Patrick Stewart.

Watch the first 10 minutes of The Awakening.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Marrow.

Secrets Behind The X-Men: Kitty Pryde and the substitute X-Men.

BBC America seeks first memories of Doctor Who.

MoCCA Gets A New Lease On Life At Society Of Illustrators.

Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters will be rated R.

Another Amityville Horror-Inspired Project Is On The Way.

Improved by low expectations.

The 10 Best Episodes of The Tick.

New Skyfall posters released.

Burn Gorman will apparently be in The Game of Thrones.

The top 100 most suggestive comic book panels.

Creepy robot fairies made from recycled parts.

Comic Book Legends Revealed #379.

More of Scott Ngo’s X-Men.

Spider-Man At 50 Part One: A Few Thoughts On Amazing Spider-Man #1-150. Part Two: David Brothers On How Spider-Man Is The Ultimate And Best Superhero. Part Three: Kiel Phegley On Spider-Man's Existence Outside Of The Comic Books. Part Four: A John Romita Sr. Interview From 2002.

Zombie Red Shirts Dance To Michael Jackson’s Thriller.

Darth Vader Mail box.

Steampunk Darth Vader Mask.

Masters of the Whoniverse T-Shirt.

Interview: Scott Lobdell on Superman, Existing Villains And Catching Speeding Bullets.

A Comic Book Store That Looks Like A Comic Book.

Check out the world’s most beautiful libraries.

Arrow Adds Byron Mann.

Bill and Ted 3 gets the Galaxy Quest director.

This weekend: the Perseid meteor shower.

Agent of S.T.Y.L.E.—The Wondrous Threads Of Robin.

Batgirl—Gay Icon?

Cocktails With Stan Lee, Episode 14: Roger Cross.

Welcome To The New Red Dwarf Sleeping Quarters.

Image of the Day: Brilliant Doctor Who wedding cake topper.

The BBC’s first teaser trailer for Ripper Street.

Introducing Mission Log. Mission Log Podcast #1, Episode 1: The Cage.

Sofa Dogs Podcast #253: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (1992) Commentary.
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The Internet Archive Starts Seeding Over A Million Torrents.

Received a Letter From Golden Eye International? Help Is At Hand.

Amazon Says It Closed Its Glaring Authentication Hack Exploit.

Secrets Behind The X-Men: The unrevealed mysteries of Mystique and the unpublished debut of Destiny, Rogue and the Hellfire Club.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Greta Hayes (Secret).

Spider-Man’s 10 Best Costumes Ever.

Christopher Nolan on Superman: The Man of Steel.

From Funny Or Die: Bane After Batman.

Paul Dini explains absence from next Batman game.

A Few Distracting Things About Adventures In Babysitting.

Joss Whedon Is On Board For The Avengers 2. Joss Whedon Signs Three Year Deal With Marvel Studios. Whedonesque reacts to the news here and here.

The Outhousers starts campaign to save Joss Whedon’s Avengers Tv show from cancellation.

Brian Bendis unveils Bill Sienkiewicz art from Daredevil: End of Days.

Star Trek Comics Writer Talks Timeline Divergence Leading To 2013 Sequel.

Before They Were Famous: Best Science Fiction Cameos By Today’s Stars.

Top 10 Quantum Leap Episodes. The only episode I ever loved was the one with a young Stephen King.

New Elementary Promo.

6 Ways To Get Through The BBC Sherlock Hiatus.

British Library to publish Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s personal diary from Arctic whaling adventures.

Interview: The Rifftrax crew revisit another ‘classic.’

New VOD Title From Rifftrax: Neutron the Atomic Superman vs. the Death Robots.

Trailers From Hell: Karyn Kusama on Near Dark.

Days of Our Lives Post Olympics Preview Clip.

From Cracked: 6 Movie Heroes Saved By Gaping Plot Holes. Back to the Future Part II and Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade make the list.

P:R Redesign: Denis Medri’s Steampunk Daredevil, Black Cat, Electro and Mysterio.

Concept art for Disney’s Frozen movies shows off our new Snow Queen.

Get some original fantasy art from the great Kiri Moth.

An extended promo for 666 Park Avenue.

2012 World Fantasy Award Nominees Announced.

Extended Cut Of The Shining Headed To UK Theaters.

Good News And Bad News About 48fps Hobbit.

Dark Shadows Dolls Pushed Back To 2013.

Alan Moore Attends Comic Convention.

For The Trophy Room: Alien Skull Replica From Predator II.

Horror Character Ice Pops.

The Halloween 4 Blu-Ray Seems To Be Missing Something.

Gail Simone and Jim Calafiore Kickstart Leaving Megalopolis.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series Soundtrack Announced.

Now Playing Podcast: From Russia With Love (1963).

Film Sack Podcast #126: Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
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Third annual Read Comics In Public Day is August 28th.

Demonoid Starts Redirecting To Ads And Malware.

PublicBitTorrent And OpenBitTorrent Trackers Return.

Doctor Who Series 7 Trailer.

How Is Doctor Who Good For Science?

Publicity image released for Asylum of the Daleks.

The Dark Knight Rages.

12 Gotham Newspaper Headlines During The Dark Knight Rises. Massive spoilers for everything in the movie, so proceed at your own risk.

Comic Influences On The Dark Knight Rises.

Dark Knight Themed Home Theater For Only $2 Million.

Memos from Nick Fury.

Excelsior! A Tribute To Stan Lee.

Futurama Hypnotoad Vinyl Figure.

Brian Hibbs pays tribute to Bob Wayne.

Christopher Eccleston joins Thor: The Dark World as Malekith The Accursed.

10 Worst Comic Book-Based Movie Performances Of All Time.

SDCC 2013 Online Badge Pre-Registration Announced.

Bryan Singer Confirms X-Men: Days of Future Past, Suggests Connection To Other X-Men Films.

5 Reasons Why The Next X-Men Movie Should Be Days Of Future Past.

Caroline Dhavernas joins the cast of Hannibal for the lead role of Dr. Alana “Al” Bloom.

Archeologists Uncover Maya Temple of the Blood Drinking Sun God.

Trailers From Hell: Josh Olson on The Howling.

Ghostbusters 3 Loses Bill Murray, Can We Move On Now?

The 10 Worst Cartoons Spawned By Video Games. The only one on that list I ever watched was Darkstalkers.

3D Glasses For The Hobbit Revealed.

Redesign Rewind: Best Of Marvel’s Timeslip.

Brian Posehn writing the new Deadpool series?

Children’s chemistry sets used to contain cyanide.

10 Foods You Crave—And Why You Crave Them. I never craved ice when I was near death from anemia, but I know others who did get that one.

How It Should Have Ended: Skyrim.

Dracula vs. Frankenstein managed to get a Blu-Ray release.

MacGyver Comes To Comics.

Lynn Cohen joins the cast of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

Dimestore Dames spotlights ‘Glittering’ Goldie O’Gilt.

Why Remakes Are One Of Our Greatest Achievements As A Civilization.

The Line It Is Drawn #100—100th Issue Celebration.

First Photos From Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing.

Fantastic Fangirls Call For Staff Writers.

Prime Time Madness 2012 is live.

Official poster for Dredd.

From Think Geek: Lego Star Wars Darth Vader Desk Lamp.

Hitchcock's Vertigo ousts Citizen Kane as greatest film of all time

Nerdist Writer's Panel #49: Women on TV.
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How To Support Aurora, Colorado.

Christopher Nolan has issued a statement. Parting Thought.

To help the victims, Mile High Comics is having a sale for this next week—10% of proceeds go toward paying for medical expenses and funeral costs.

Viacom Networks Return To DirecTV.

The first step (there isn’t a web based upload form just yet) towards Dreamwidth being able to host images was unveiled.

Cocktails With Stan, Episode 11: Alison Scagliotti.

Catching Up With Robert Beltran, Part 1. Part 2.

Comic Book Legends Revealed #376.

I Love Ya But You’re Strange – That Time Superman Dressed as a Giant Bird To Protect His Secret I.D.

Clea Duvall joins season 2 of American Horror Story.

They Live cosplayers.

Sixteen San Diego Comic Con Panels In Full Audio.

Two Different Man of Steel Trailers Are Attached To The Dark Knight Rises. The one that played at the theater I went to involved a voiceover from Jor-El.

Both of the teaser trailers for The Man of Steel have been released online. Here’s the one with the Pa Kent voiceover; the one with Jor-El’s voiceover.

TR Contest: The Simple Joys of Nerd-dom.

Weekend Discussion Thread: Your MSTed Movie Characters Avengers Team.

Old School Manos Game Coming.

SDCC 2012: Buffy Turns 20 Panel.

CCI: The Vampire Diaries Panel.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Shanna O’Hara Plunder (Shanna The She-Devil).

Sidekicks, icons and DC public relations.

Hand-painted Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle bra.

Frank Miller’s Year One Screenplay.

Grimm Fairy Tales The Animated Series SDCC Trailer.

Spook Central Webmaster, Paul Rudoff, Appears In Ghostbusters Comic Book.

Jackie Earle Haley Joins Robocop.

Dueling Sleepy Hollow Series Being Shopped By Fringe, Missing Teams.

1989: Uncanny X-Men size comparisons for the animated series. This would be for Pryde of the X-Men, not the Fox series.

University offers course on how to be a professional alien hunter.

The official trailer for Red Dwarf X.

Bad Movie Fiends Podcast #134: Stunt Rock (1980)

Greatest Movie Ever Podcast: Timecop (1994).

Movie Issues Podcast: Junior (1994)

Schlock Treatment 85: Posse (1993)
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Guess Who’s Back? SOPA And ACTA Are Sneaking Into Law Behind Your Back.

Bat-Signal Heralds Launch of Internet Defense League.

The Devin’s Advocate: Defend Film Criticism.

An exclusive interview with Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer, on the Sandman prequel and Kickstarter success.

Jane Espenson Announces Joss Whedon Role On Husbands.

Watch Joss Whedon Battle A Monster In Scary Smash.

Geeking Out About Storytelling With Joss Whedon.

SDCC 2012: Joss Whedon is interviewed by FearNet.

What’s next on Doctor Who? Heartbreak and Huge Revelations!

TARDIS TV Cabinet.

Keep Count And Shoot First.

Rifftrax Live: Manos The Hands of Fate Trailer.

30 Great Geeky Examples of San Diego Comic Con Cosplay.

Op-Ed: They Shoot Spoilers, Don’t They? Or Why DC Seems To Have A Hate-On For Stephanie Brown.

From Dimestore Dames: The Many Faces of Catwoman.

The Line It Is Drawn #99: Era-Displaced Comic Book Characters.

Classic Anime Princess Mononoke Is Being Turned Into A Stage Play.

Batman 202: Intermediate Reading For The Caped Crusader.

Gateways To Geekery: Batman comics.

Sam Raimi discusses the Evil Dead remake with MTV News.

New Photos Of Dredd Released.

Emily Yetter Flashes A Devilish Smile In New Image From The Exorcist Stage Play.

10 Highly Unlikely (But Not Impossible) Comic Book Projects.

10 Anime That Influenced Hollywood.

Pac Man trailer for a fake live action reboot.

‘Breaking’ old news in the Superman copyright case.

Interview with Comic Con’s David Glanzer.

‘The Oregon Trail’ With Zombies, Aliens And Unicorns?

Linda Hamilton to guest on Lost Girl.

Hug a Spocktopus.

The Essentials: 5 Of The Best Peter O’Toole Performances As The Great Actor Announces His Retirement.

34 Things We Learned From The ‘Big Trouble In Little China’ Commentary.

The Vampire Diaries—Comic Con 2012: Sneak Peek of Season 4.

Merlin Season 5 Trailer, as it premiered at Comic Con. I’ll be on the lookout for a better version, minus audience responses.

HISHE-Comic Con 2012- Behind The Scenes. Stan Lee pops up at the end.

Sherlock Gains 13 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations.

‘Obstacles’ May Prevent Marc Webb From Directing Spider-Man Sequel.

Spook Central – Shot On Site- Louis The Wanderer, as he roams town.

GeekFest Rants Podcast, Episode 97: Fright Night (1985)
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Richard Zanuck passed away on Friday, following a heart attack, at the age of 77. May he rest in peace. He produced dozens of movies, including the recently released Dark Shadows, Jaws, Alice In Wonderland, Cocoon, and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.

Sage Stallone passed away at the age of 36. May he rest in peace. His father was told immediately after the Expendables panel at Comic Con—condolences to his family.

One of the most recent Livejournal releases managed to break the syndicated feeds. While this post says feeds are updating again, they are not. Several comments confirm that it isn’t just me.

US ‘Six Strikes’ Anti-Piracy Scheme Will Roll Out Gradually.

Rapidshare Liable For Copyright Infringement.

Comic Book Legends Revealed #375.

LeBeouf Out, Radcliffe In For Horns Adaptation.

Terry Moore To Return To Strangers In Paradise In 2013.

AfterElton interviews Jane Espenson and Brad Bell on Husbands, season 2.

A recap of the Community panel at Comic Con.

New Ghostbusters Prop Ecto Goggles Announced At Comic Con. Courtroom Ray Stantz with Tony Scoleri.

Recovered 1927 Metropolis Film Program Goes Behind The Scenes of a Sci-Fi Masterpiece.

Stan Lee Talks World of Heroes And His Movie Cameos.

Solomon Kane is finally coming out…and there’s a trailer.

6 First Look Pictures From Oz The Great And Powerful.

Comic Con Cosplay: Mister Mxyzptlk.

Best Comic Con Cosplay Gallery Ever—Thursday. The Deadman costume is my favorite.

66 costumed Comic Con fans that have to be seen to be believed. The same guy dressed as Deadman makes an appearance.

Comic Con: Eddie McClintock talks Warehouse 13.

Greystone Park Coming To VOD, DVD—from son of Oliver Stone.

Kieron Gillen Launches A Podcast.

Doctor Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog To Air On The CW.

Game of Thrones: Diana Rigg and 13 others join the cast of season 3.

China White To Appear In Arrow.

Dimestore Dames would like to hear from fans of Catwoman.

The Walking Dead returns October 14th.

Booster Gold TV Show Still On Track.

New VOD title from Rifftrax: Bloody Pit of Horror.

Weekend Discussion Thread: Musical Covers.

Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Natasha Calis Talk The Possession.

Comic Con 2012: Notes From The Firefly Press Conference. Firefly cast and Joss reunite 10 years later—live blog. Watch the panel in its entirety here. The Shiniest Moments From A Closed Door Q&A With The Cast of Firefly.

Interview: Cast and Crew on The CW’s Cult at SDCC.

Comic Con Interview: Atticus Shaffer of Frankenweenie.

Alexis Denisof reveals his role in The Avengers.

How Prematurely Axed TV Series Should Have Ended, According To Their Creators.

Jessica Biel Might Play Viper In The Wolverine. I’ve seen various reports ranging from offered, to cast, to only a rumor. So we’ll see.

Chris Claremont: Dead Should Mean Dead: X-Men mastermind talks the Phoenix and the flame.

The 2012 Eisner Award Winners.

Justice League and Green Lantern Panel.

Nikita Cast Previews Season 3.

Lionsgate TV Taking A Trip To Zenescope’s Wonderland.

Jack Kirby once designed costumes for a college Shakespeare play.

Retroist Podcast, Episode 116: The Golden Girls.

Pulp Nightmare Podcast: Friday the 13th Commentary.

Now Playing Podcast: Batman Begins (2005)

Movie Issues Podcast: Batman And Robin (1997)

Bad Movie Fiends Podcast #133: Showdown In Little Tokyo (1991)

For those that are interested, and have access to the channel: From 3 PM-7PM CST, G4 will be having Comic Con Live.
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Digg.com Sold To Betaworks For $500,000.

Scientists Resurrect 500 Million Year Old Gene Inside Modern Organism. So many horror movies start this way.

NVIDIA Hacked, Usernames and E-Mails Stolen.

Deleted account purge in progress at Dreamwidth.

Happy Friday the 13th!

Dimestore Dames spotlights Ororo Munroe/Storm.

From Neil Gaiman himself: A new Sandman miniseries will be released in 2013.

DC reveals Before Watchmen variants by Steranko, Rude, Pope, more.

Frankenweenie Poster. Frankenweenie trailer released at Comic Con.

Great Opening Sentences From Classic Fantasy Novels.

Yes To Timothy Hunter, No To Renee Montoya: DC Comics’ The Dark And The Edge Panel.

The Asylum Is Prepping To Release Its First Theatrical Film.

The trailer for Sam Raimi’s Oz The Great And Powerful.

Trekkies Guide To San Diego Comic Con 2012.

Interview: Mike and Denise Okuda on Star Trek: TNG Blu-Ray Season 1.

Contents of Indiana Jones Quadrilogy Bonus Disc Revealed.

Mythbusters’ Adam Savage spent the day wandering Comic Con while disguised as a Nazgul.

Teen Wolf Renewed for an Extended Season 3.

Psych Comic Con Panel: Boss previews 2-hour musical episode.

Karen Gillan will be in Oculus.

Official Plot Blurb For Robocop Remake.

Hearse Converted Into Ecto-1.

IDW Ghostbusters Monthly Comic #14, Ghostbusters 100 Pack Spooktacular, The Real Ghostbusters Omnibus Solicitations.

Enjoy the nasty parts of Choose Your Own Adventure books at You Chose Wrong.

Todd Williams joins The Vampire Diaries.

This Is The Sinister Face Of Comic Con 2012.

The Giant Lego Creations of Comic Con.

Use These Interlocking Wooden Ninja Stars As Coasters, Trivets, Or Weapons.

The Fourth Clip From The Dark Knight Rises.

Back To The Future Hoverboard Cake.

Horror Etc Podcast, Episode 255: Lucio Fulci.

The Greatest Movie Ever Podcast: Crash And Burn (1990).

Film Sack Podcast #123: Night of the Comet (1984).

Comic Book Club Podcast: Geoff Johns and Eliza Skinner.
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BitTorrent Turns Web Browsers Into A File-Sharing Hub.

Internet Access Is A Human Right, Says United Nations.

So, That’s It For Thunderbird.

Hero Initiative accepting donations for Lobo co-creator Roger Slifer.

Indiana Jones leaps to Blu-Ray.

From Think Geek: Mini Bat Signal.

SDCC 2012: Mini NerdHQ Comic Con runs into mini Comic Con server melt.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Betty Brant.

Ian McKellen raises $354,000 for Christchurch theatre.

Ron Pearlman Is Hellboy Again For Make-A-Wish.

Now and Then: 10 Mind Bending Time Travel Stories In Comics.

Comic Con: Joss Whedon has message for Firefly fans.

San Diego Comic Con 2012: Top 13 Horror Options For When Hall H and Ballroom 20 Are Too Full.

Weekend Discussion Thread: Rewriting The Ends of MSTed Movies.

I Grok Bob: Five Robert A. Heinlein Novels To Start With.

From Cracked: The 6 Craziest Disguises Ever Used In The History of War.

Steampunk Spider-Man.

These Cthulhu Lego sets will drive you insane with little plastic bricks.

A Teaser Poster For Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim.

Library in abandoned house.

Movie Issues Podcast: The Running Man (1987).

Now Playing Podcast: The Amazing Spider-Man (2012).

Schlock Treatment 83: The Phantom (1996)

Quit It Podcast: Geeking Out With Bill Corbett, of Rifftrax and MST3K fame.

Four syndicated feeds (for The One Ring.Net, FearNet, Dimestore Dames, and Blog@newsarama) that I follow on Dreamwidth appear to be broken, so I’ve opened a support ticket. FearNet just switched to a different feed, but I'm not sure why the others broke.
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Another Youtube Conversion Site Clipped.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Siobhan McDougal/Smythe (Silver Banshee).

5 Geeky Beach Reads For This Summer.

Toys R Us Hosts Poll To Fill Avengers Vs. X-Men Minimates Box Set.

First Hobbit DVD set for mid-2013 release.

One Does Not Simply Draw Into Mordor.

Star Trek: TNG: Jonathan Frakes light years past Farpoint.

The Mary Sue’s Dream Cast For A Star Trek: The Next Generation Reboot.

Stan Lee’s Giant Graphic Novel Romeo and Juliet: The War Receives Guinness World Record For Being Giant.

Chris Claremont on the original plan for Madelyne Pryor.

8 Hilarious Reviews For Game of Thrones’ Iron Throne Replica.

A New Amazing Spider-Man Featurette Focuses on Gwen Stacy.

Early reviews for The Amazing Spider-Man are in.

Stan Lee Swings, Cracks Wise In New The Amazing Spider-Man Video Game Trailer.

Doctor Who: a celebration of cliffhangers.

Disney Redesigns The Seven Dwarves For 7D.

Everything You Need To Know About Futurama.

A Sneak Peek At The Dredd Trailer.

Nicolas Winding Refn Directing Barbarella TV Series.

Ender’s Game Filming News Roundup.

Co-Showrunner Jeff Pinkner Leaving Fringe, Plus Season 5 Premiere Date Announced.

Final variant cover revealed for The Walking Dead #100.

Check Out An Exclusive Photo From The Possession.

Committed: Alexander McQueen, Tailoring, and the Superhero Silhouette.

Ubiquitous voice actor Maurice LaMarche on Futurama, Pinky and the Brain, Real Ghostbusters, and more.

BBC One Commissions No Strings Attached with The Jim Henson Company.

Grimm adds Mark Pellegrino to the cast.

Emilie de Ravin is now a regular on Once Upon A Time.

Now, a full length shot of Angelina Jolie as Maleficent.

The Avengers Intro—Firefly Style.

Goodbye, Proton Charging.

Now Playing Podcast: Spider-Man (1977)

In my Inbox, not five minutes ago, I was spammed with one of those “Take a look at my Facebook!” bits of junk mail. However, before I sent it into the Spam filter and deleted it, I absolutely loved that the sender was Vinz Clortho, Keymaster of Gozer.
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Judy Freudberg has passed away, at the age of 63, as a result of a brain tumor. May she rest in peace. Her work as script typist on Sesame Street earned her seventeen Emmys. She was also the writer for The Land Before Time and An American Tail.

U.S. Government Equates Megaupload To Bank Robbers.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Tatsu Yamashiro (Katana).

The Lone Ranger is way over budget again, possibly because Gore Verbinski is building his own trains.

The Alan Moore Interview.

Lucy Lawless pleads guilty to trespass.

ESP Guitars Releasing a Limited Edition Bela Lugosi’s Tales From The Grave Guitar.

Brent Spiner joins Warehouse 13 for a recurring role in season 4.

Official panel for The Hobbit at Comic Con 2012?

New poster for The Amazing Spider-Man.

Eureka Star Neil Grayston on End of the World, the Scream of Disaster Movies.

E.T. 30th Anniversary: The Sequel That Never Was and Three Decades of Cameos. You can read the pitch for E.T. II: Nocturnal Fears here.

The 15th anniversary trailer for The Asylum.

The Line It Is Drawn #94: Alternate Reality Character Designs.

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns—behind the scenes of the animated adaptation of Frank Miller’s graphic novel.

The Ghostbusters in the style of Super Mario Bros. characters.

Lord of the Ringworld: In Praise of Larry Niven.

James White’s Masters of the Universe Poster.

Jurassic-Sized Velociraptor Yard Statue.

Spectacular Hogwarts Cake.

32 Things We Learned From The Alien Commentary.

Free RPG Day is coming this Saturday.

With Fringe Making Their Farewell Tour At SDCC, Will Bones Be Far Behind?

Hyperrealistic Comic Book Paintings.

The Future Is A Foreign Country: Margaret Wander Bonanno’s Strangers From The Sky.

Fewer movies at Comic Con as TV moves into Hall H.

Stephanie Brown Joins Batman In Smallville Season 11.

It’s the trailer for Resident Evil: Retribution.
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Remembering James Isaac (1960-2012). May he rest in peace.

Bob Stewart has passed away, at the age of 91, of natural causes. He was credited with creating The Price Is Right, Password, To Tell The Truth, and Pyramid. May he rest in peace.

Maurice Sendak has passed away in the aftermath of a stroke, at the age of 83. May he rest in peace. The author was most famous for writing Where The Wild Things Are.

Digby Wolfe, creator of Laugh-In, has passed away at the age of 82 following a battle with cancer. May he rest in peace.

Dimestore Dames spotlights Sandra “Moonday” Hawke.

Scientists Solve Mystery of Ireland’s Moving Boulders.

Tumblr Sued For $5 Million Over Pirating Users And Employees.

Lara Parker on the Dark Shadows movie.

Variety And Others Review Dark Shadows. Needless to say, they are not rave reviews.

Exclusive: Chloe Moretz On Exploring Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows.

Rewind: The Enduring Thrills of the Gothic TV Soap Dark Shadows.

Sir Ian McKellen performs live at Stratford.

The Top 20 Most Underrated TV Shows of the 90’s.

Sherlock’s second season premiere delivered solid ratings on PBS. Bethbethbeth has a list of the cuts made to that airing.

Sign-ups end tonight for the Not Prime Time Ficathon.

Fan Recreates The Avengers Weapons Using Lego Bricks.

Michael Grade interviews Steven Moffat.

Game of Thrones Tarot Art Challenge: The Finalists.

Death In Fantasy Fiction: Why It Makes Us Rage. You’ll find spoilers for Buffy, Firefly, The Avengers, and Game of Thrones.

The Case For Genre.

From Cracked: 5 Geek Fantasies You Won’t Believe You Can Buy.

7 New Actors Join Disney’s Maleficent

Black Widow movie will focus on the heroine’s origin.

Amazing Spider-Man: New Promo Images.

Bob McLeod’s artwork on Uncanny X-Men #151-152.

Personalized Star Wars Carbonite Figure At Disney.

Community Likely To Return For Abbreviated Season 4.

More People Cutting Their Cable Subscriptions.

Exclusive: Seth Grahame-Smith Updates Us On Pride And Prejudice And Zombies.

Free Geek Pride Day Pins.

Everything I Need To Know About Life I Learned From Veronica Mars.

The final one-sheet for Snow White And The Huntsman.

Princess Leia hoodie with attached hair buns.

We Hate Movies Podcast, Episode 57: The Glass House (2001).

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