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Star Trek Continues

Boldly Going, More or Less Fans of have never really been happy with the newer editions of Star Trek. We all have these fantasies where NBC doesn’t cancel Star Trek and we get another season or two of the Original

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Space’s Orphan Black

  How would you feel if you woke up one day and discovered that you are not as unique in the world as you thought? Instead of being a one of a kind, it turns out your a clone, and

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Dreams with Sharp Teeth

Harlan Ellison is odd fellow.  At age 72 when Dreams With Sharp Teeth was put together, he seems just this side of madness as he rants and raves about the world around him.  But then, he has always ranted and

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Falling Skies

I’ll watch just about any science fiction that doesn’t feature giant robots that turn into cars. Falling Skies from TNT and Steven Spielberg is the story of Earth after the fall of humankind to an alien invasion.  The aliens are

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Huckleberry Finn and the N Word

The latest blow for Political Correctness sees a college professor edit Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn to remove the currently offense terms ‘nigger’ and ‘injun.’  At least he didn’t add zombies or vampires or sea monsters.  Auburn University English professor Alan

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NASA-Not What It Used To Be

When I was a kid being an Astronaut was a big deal.  Rocket launches were a big deal.  It was easy to believe that all those Science Fiction stories about living on the moon and exploring the universe were going

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George Hurrell thoughts

George Hurrell is most famous for taking Hollywood Style Glamor shots in the 30s and 40s. He never met a light he didn’t like and his images are full of hair lights, kickers, background lights, and multiple key and fill

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