Fandom

Abramanations Multiply

This is my current review for Star Trek: Into Darkness on the Rotten Tomatoes website; It doesn’t matter if it premieres the resurrected Great Bird of the Galaxy himself, I won’t be going to see this film in a theater. This will be the first film in Star Trek history that I’m actually hostile about …

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What the Hell Did That Mean?

I need to stay away from Youtube. That’s what I’m learning.  Just FYI, 100% of this is !spoilers! if you haven’t watched the films in question.  Consider this fair warning. I disagree with Verhoeven and quibble with most of the other answers given here. I hated Lost in Translation.  I was Lost. In Translation. Actually …

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Monsanto Defrauded Investors, Court Rewards Executive?

Reuters The Securities and Exchange Commission has fined Monsanto $80 million for defrauding investors by misstating its earnings and awarded more than $22 million to the former Monsanto executive who blew the whistle and tipped off the SEC. Sounds fair until you realize the $80 million penalty mainly hurt Monsanto shareholders, some of whom were …

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Status

Happy Birthday

This is usually where I type HBD into Facebook. It’s my annual, typical ‘sup? To my online friends. But you just said you dread birthdays.  I read it. It meant something to me. I frequently dread birthdays. Birthdays when I was a kid meant the end of freedom. The beginning of torment. School starting. The …

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OHM Politics

The Media LOVES Trump. It’s Embarrassing to Watch.

The Orange Hate-Monkey …this guy is supposed to represent a stodgy and serious political party (that’s what “conservative” means, it’s the missionary position of political ideologies), this guy is supposed to represent half of America, he’s supposed to be presidential, and yet EVERY SINGLE THING HE SAYS is some self-centered childish whining about how everybody …

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Primer Movie Review

Primer, 2004 I’m a time travel story junkie. I have been into time travel stories for as long as I can remember. The problem with this film isn’t that it concerns time travel. The problem is that the story is not well-fleshed. The audio is hard to follow, and the story points are clearly added …

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Fandom Space

Top Ten Science Fiction Movies. Can’t Do It.

This is going to be a bit like stream of consciousness to the reader. My apologies in advance for this if you find it impossible to follow. I clicked a Youtube video link not realizing I was going on a journey that would take all day. Archangel Films Unbelievable!!!!! The Movie – Official Trailer 2016 …

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I Know Where to File Your Objections, Facebook

So Facebook has concluded that my shares from G+ via Twitter are somehow a violation of community standards. Who knew? I really had no idea that using G+ and sharing it was an insult to the intelligence of Facebook users. My apologies, I’ll get right on pretending Facebook is the be-all and end-all. Facebook status …

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Health HealthCare OHM

Epipen Scandal. Thanks #Pharmabro!

Think Progress Over the past nine years, since Mylan bought the rights to the EpiPen, the price for the easy-to-use injectors has quintupled — increasing about 450 percent, from around $50 for one injector to $600 for a pack of two.…The actual dose of the hormone epinephrine (also known as adrenaline) delivered by the device …

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Games

After Legion is Irrelevant

Top of my feed this morning Breakfast Topic: What comes after Legion? I honestly find myself wondering how World of Warcraft could possibly top Legion. I mean, where do we go from here? A full-scale invasion of the Burning Legion a scant sixteen or so years after the last one. Considering it took them ten …

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