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Initial Thoughts on The Force Awakens

It’s all spoilers, people. You have been warned! At the time of this writing, I’ve seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens twice three times: once with Beca and Annika on opening day, once with Beca and my sister-in-law on Christmas Eve, … Continue reading

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The Lazy Science Fiction Name Chart

In 1997, when I went to see a screening of The Fifth Element, I was pulled right out of the movie when it was revealed that the maniacalacle arms deler with a Southern drawl played by Gary Oldman was named … Continue reading

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The 1966 Star Trek “Vulcan Proper Names” Memos

This is a great book. And one of the best things about it are the reprints of production memos between key contributors to the original Star Trek television series. I’ve transcribed a series of these memos below that deal with … Continue reading

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