Quotes, TV

Quotes – Castle: Headhunters

Watching Castle episode "Headhunters" guest starring Adam Baldwin. Gonna pull out some quotable goodness for you... Castle: "What can I say to change your mind?" Slaughter: "That is a very fine coat..." Castle: "And it would look fabulous on you." Slaughter: "Man needs a friend, he gets a dog. Woman like that [Beckett], you storm… Continue reading Quotes – Castle: Headhunters

Books, Entertainment

Bread & Circuses – The Hunger Games

I've recently had several people ask me about The Hunger Games, since the Super Bowl trailer apparently caught the eye of the general population. The basic premise is pretty much summed up in this passage from the book: "The mayor steps up to the podium and begins to read. It’s the same story every year.… Continue reading Bread & Circuses – The Hunger Games

Day in the Life, Entertainment, Humor, Life on the Internets

Nerdist Podcast Countdown on Anglophenia

Top 5 Nerdist Podcasts of 2011: The Doctor, His Companion and Their Burritos | Anglophenia | BBC America “I actually had to pull off the side of the road at one point to wipe the tears from my eyes and get my breathing under control.” True story. I was driving the crazy winding roads of… Continue reading Nerdist Podcast Countdown on Anglophenia

Entertainment, Humor

Joss Whedon’s Letter to Santa

From the imagination of PopCultureMonster Joss Whedon Dear Santa, Thank you for my present last year. A huge franchise movie, along with two smaller projects were exactly what I wanted. This year I’d like for the FOX empire to crumble and for their executives in charge of programming to know the sting of a thousand… Continue reading Joss Whedon’s Letter to Santa

Entertainment, Quotes

Torchwood Quotes

Jack: Torchwood... outside the government, beyond the police. Tracking down alien life on Earth, arming the human race against the future. The twenty-first century is when everything changes. And you gotta be ready. Owen: Look I've shared cars with women before, I know what'll happen, there's an emergency, all raring to go, I jump in,… Continue reading Torchwood Quotes

Buffy Thanksgiving Episode
Day in the Life, Entertainment

Thanksgiving: A Sham with Yams… A Yam Sham

At the groundbreaking ceremony for a new cultural center, Xander accidentally releases Hus, a Native American vengeance spirit, looking to payback the "white settlers" who took his people's land. Meanwhile, Buffy just wants to have Thanksgiving with the people she loves, but she must figure out who Hus is going after next. She also must… Continue reading Thanksgiving: A Sham with Yams… A Yam Sham

Books, Life on the Internets

The Dresden Files – What the hell is it?

Apparently while other Gawker sites have been unraveling, especially in terms of community, io9.com is still hanging in there, being its same old nerdy self. I was looking for a good solid review of Ghost Story (cuz I'm too lazy to write my own) and came across a decent one there on io9. But it… Continue reading The Dresden Files – What the hell is it?

Entertainment, Life on the Internets

Last Ado… for now

OK, after 24 hours of insanity, I promise this is my last post about Much Ado: The Movie. At least for a little while. This is EW.com's big fat official interview with Joss, Sean & Amy. Some good details and a few pictures. This one made me squee. And I'm not usually a squee-er. "Obviously… Continue reading Last Ado… for now

Entertainment, Life on the Internets

Much Ado… Officially Official

And with a Press Release, we finally have some real-life answers from real-life Joss Whedon... Santa Monica, CA (October 24th, 2011) Bellwether Pictures proudly announces the completion of principal photography on MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, a modern version of Shakespeare’s classic comedy adapted and directed by Joss Whedon (Marvel’s upcoming THE AVENGERS, “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along… Continue reading Much Ado… Officially Official

Entertainment, Life on the Internets

Much Ado About… A Joss Thing

Courtesy of Pink is the New Blog, there is now some casting information on Much Ado: The Movie. Beatrice: Amy Acker (Angel, Dollhouse) Benedict: Alexis Denisof (Buffy, Angel) Claudio: Fran Kranz (Dollhouse) Hero: Jillian Morgese (The Avengers) Dogberry: Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Buffy, Dr. Horrible) Leonato: Clark Gregg (The Avengers) Don Pedro: Reed Diamond (Dollhouse) Ursula:… Continue reading Much Ado About… A Joss Thing

much ado about nothing, a film by Joss Whedon based on a play
Entertainment, Life on the Internets

Much Ado About… what now?

About an hour ago, the tweets began... Which leads us to this website, featuring not much of anything except this image: If this is what it says it is... I'm all for it. The idea of Joss doing Shakespeare is five flavors of awesome. And the cast list is kind of epic. This tweet lends… Continue reading Much Ado About… what now?