Tuesday, February 26, 2013

I'll Be Broke By The Time The Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Episode Airs

It's the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who this year, and for Whovians this means months of speculation about what exactly we'll see in the anniversary special. It also means months of new Doctor Who merchandise and with each passing week I find my chances of being broke by the time the episode airs more and more certain.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

I Only Watch Game Of Thrones For Tyrion Lannister

Game of Thrones is huge. It's massive. It's a behemoth of a series that has sucked in devout fans of the books and even those who'd never heard of the books until the HBO series arrived. I fall in the later camp, but it isn't the settings or story or costuming that keep me coming back. It's Tyrion Lannister.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Superman, Zombies And Cars

I attended the Chicago Auto Show last week and saw some amazing cars. Unexpectedly, there were some incredibly nerdy cars there that, had they left the keys unguarded, I'd have stolen and started a life of crime.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

My Daughter And The Real Doctor Who

I took my girls to New York City last weekend. It was their first time there and they were very excited. High on the list of things to do was seeing Times Square, going to the top of the Empire State Building and getting cupcakes. We did all those things, but nothing compared to the moment my youngest daughter thought she saw "The Real" Doctor Who walking toward us down the street.