Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Personifications of Websites.

In 2007 xkcd made a map of the internet based on user populations rather than ownership, Online Communities. The amusing skit above is from Cracked and sees the internet major sites as personifications like god heads, It is easy to see why Pirate Bay is mistrusted in this setup. It is depicted as a group huddled around a copier.

Monday, March 11, 2013

Space is...

disease and danger
wrapped in
darkness and silence

Dr McCoy, Star Trek (2009)

Why Vulcan School Reunions are So Awkward

A Vulcan school is just like every other school.
Star Trek (2009)

Why Star Trek (Film 2009) is Science Fiction

Because in circa 2243 Nokia still exists as a company/brand.

The Value of Stories

Just stories.
Just stories.
The world begins and ends with stories.

Ragnar Lodbrok recruiting his crew. In Vikings S01E02

Sunday, March 10, 2013

Kal El's Prayer

Hail Superman, wearing tights
Clark Kent be thy name
One nation under Zod

Homer Simpson in Simpsons S24E15 

The problem with this is General Zod is an enemy of Superman so this makes little sense.

Sunday, March 03, 2013

What Turns On the Ex-Amish

Or what turns on one ex-Amish mob boss in Banshee S01E01

Saturday, March 02, 2013

Siskel and Ebert Archive

Stumbled across the archive for Siskel & Ebert. The 20+ year archive of the show as it was under different names/production companies.

Below is the very first episode of Siskel & Ebert from way back in 1975.