All elements of geek culture -- comic books, video games, cosplay, The Big Bang Theory -- have grown exponentially over the past few years. Don't believe us? Look at the number of costumes we spotted over the weekend at Archcon -- "Arch Convention," of course -- compared to previous years. The b ... More >>
Most Jedi and Sith enjoyed the first-ever Star Wars night at Busch Stadium yesterday, but one woman felt like she was being oppressed by Palpatine's Galactic Empire when she was kicked out of the stadium for wearing a mask. Julie Sweetin, a nurse at a local hospital, spent two hours crafting her St ... More >>
You're nervous. Excited. Sweaty. Impatient. You just know that everyone else has done it a million times while you're bumbling around on the Internet searching for any sliver of information that might help you to not look like an idiot. You may as well write "virgin" across your forehead. Don't wor ... More >>
Boba Fett meets Han Solo, apparently.We live in strange times. By which I mean, of course, that if you lose Sour Patch Kids in your couch cushions, they will pin thumbtacks on your fucking cat. Terrifying. Fortunately, we have Method Man here to make sure no one makes the mistake of misplacin ... More >>
Week of July 27, 2005
Hit the Landing for "Pink Week"
George Lucas at last delivers the Star Wars prequel we've been waiting for
If you can't get laid at a science-fiction convention, you can't get laid!
Daytime drama at Toy Man Toy Show
With Episode II, George Lucas tries to reclaim his lost glory
Sci-fi conventions are where movie stars go to burn brightly one more time