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Richard Dawkins and Nightwish

October 2012, I got to see Nightwish at a small venue in OKC. 1– This was one of the first nights Floor Jansen was officially the New Singer for Nightwish. She blew me away. 2– This was a *tiny* venue. Nightwish fills¬†huge stadiums and auditoriums all over the world, but OKC? Teeny venue. And that…

In a world…

Dear Hollywood– GET OUT OF MY HEAD! GET OUT OF MY HEAD!!!! Might suck. Might be an awesome combination of ‘Evil Dead’/’Army of Darkness’ and ‘Sean of the Dead’. We shall see. *putsonmybadasscapejustincase*

MORTAL KOMBAT!!!!

Hipster Abbie: Remember when webisodes were anti-establishment? Group of cultural outsider kids makin ‘The Guild’? Bored actors/writers makin ‘Dr. Horribles Sing-Along Blog’? Now webisodes are like, so mainstream. Mortal Kombat: Legacy– Granted, I would pay to watch Tahmoh Penikett eat a bowl of cereal, but I am totally pumped for a reboot, even if its…

The Silence of the Media Whores

I have nothing against media whores, per se. Kathy Griffin do what she gotta do to pay the bills. Snookie is enjoying her 15 minutes of fame. The Situation actually appears to be making the most of the situation. But then you have the kinds of media whores like Chris Mooney. The whores who deny…

Oklahoma = Grandpa Simpson

A Star is Burns: Kent Brockman: [on TV] Tonight, we’ll visit Springfield’s answer to the Benidictine monks: the Rappin’ Rabbis. Rabbi: Don’t eat pork, not even with a fork. [motions to cooked pig] Can’t touch this! Homer: Marge, are we Jewish? Marge: No, Homer. Homer: Woo hoo! [grabs a cooked pig, starts carving at it]…