Star Wars

23 Apr 19
Nerd Salad

I am not a very knowledgeable Star Wars fan. This is by design. As a fresh young undergrad, I had seen all six extant films, but only once apiece. I barely remember anything about episodes 1-3, because I was five when Phantom Menace came out, and my parents weren’t big enough fans to necessitate trips to the theater for […]

23 Apr 19
BB MTL Translations

Chapter 8 – Car AccidentTranslated by lazysoozan (@2323bloopboop) at bbmtls.wordpress.com . . . Yuan Xi was shocked and quickly asked: “What’s the matter?” The flaxen-haired teenager seemed to have run all the way back; he was exhausted and panting like an ox, and his face was even flushed when he said this (informed YX of […]

23 Apr 19
Weird Science Marvel Comics

Written by: Cullen Bunn
Art by: Matteo Lolli, Federico Blee, and VC’s Cory Petit
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: April 10, 2019

23 Apr 19
Humoring the Goddess

A dark, stormy night approaches…I hear thunder in the distance, and lightning tickles the edges of the clouds. I love these kinds of evenings — the electricity in the air brings out all kinds of astral and Aurora Borealis kind of connections in my world.  You know I’m always pushing creativity in all its forms. […]

23 Apr 19
Daily Republic

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Even for experts on terrorist organizations, National Thowheeth Jamaath is far from a household name. “We know very, very little about them,” said Ajai Sahni, who runs the South Asia Terrorism Portal, which tracks extremist groups in the region. “Other than the fact they are a fundamentalist Islamist organization, they have […]

23 Apr 19
Welcome

Photo Courtesy of Simon & Schuster Susan Veness is an international travel writer, researcher, online content provider, and itinerary planner specializing in Florida, Disney, Orlando’s theme parks, and cruising. She is the author of four books in The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World series, and co-author of The Brit Guide to Orlando and the biography Defying Expectations. Veness […]

23 Apr 19
Technology Arena

[ad_1] People use Google Home devices as a personal assistant, to control their smart devices, to get answers to questions, and for a number of other tasks. But in addition to all of its other features, the voice assistant speaker also has quite a few fun games for both adults and children. We sat down and […]

23 Apr 19
Heavy.com

Eric Bledsoe’s contract extension is likely to be an important part of an important offseason for the Milwaukee Bucks, who want to keep their championship-level team.

23 Apr 19
Rags to Rich’s

It was over a decade, but John McCain’s percentage of the vote should be familiar to you- he got 46% of the vote. McCain is generally viewed as an honorable, if flawed man, but had to run against the tides of history- an unpopular war, an economic meltdown, an imbecile running mate, a historic opponent, […]

23 Apr 19
Russia News Now

By Alison Weir April 22, 2019 “Information Clearing House” –  Wikileaks publisher Julian Assange has finally been imprisoned, an objective long sought by powerful parties he helped to expose over the past dozen years. Assange’s “crime” was revealing deep, embarrassing, sometimes deadly, malfeasance by numerous actors, including the U.S. government, the media, the Democratic Party-Clinton machine, and […]

23 Apr 19
Hip2Save
Star Wars Fans! Hop on over to Amazon or Walmart.com where they have dropped the prices on quite a few LEGO Star Wars sets! Here are a few highlights… LEGO Star Wars Moloch’s Landspeeder Only $21.53 (regularly $39.99) Available at Amazon or Walmart LEGO Star Wars TM First Order Heavy Scout Walker Only $29.99 (regularly $49.99) Available at Amazon or Walmart LEGO Star Wars TM AT-AP Walker Only $47.99 shipped (regularly $59.99) Available at Amazon or Walmart LEGO Star Wars TM Kessel Run Millennium Falcon Only $119.99 shipped (regularly $169.95) Available at Amazon or Walmart Check out these adorable OshKosh family tees! (Thanks, Passionate Penny Pincher!)
23 Apr 19
A Celebration of Reading

If you consider yourself empty and distraught trying to survive without a steady diet of classic films and the artistic thrust of black and white films with wartime credentials, and especially if you are still in mourning for the Filmstruck cable channel, I highly recommend taking a peek at the new Criterion channel that just […]

23 Apr 19
Infinity News

The Wikipedia article of the day for April 23, 2019 is Marjorie Cameron. Marjorie Cameron (April 23, 1922 – June 24, 1995) was an American artist, poet, actress, and occultist. After serving in the navy during the Second World War, she settled in Pasadena, California. There she met the rocket pioneer Jack Parsons, whom she […]