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Archive - March 2015

WELL HELLO THERE, DEADPOOL MOVIE COSTUME

Ryan Reynolds seems to be having a ton of fun making the Deadpool movie. Recently, he spoke to the Huffington Post and joked, “We can’t believe that somebody cut a check to let us make this movie. Although they cut a very small check because it doesn’t have the catering budget of most ‘X-Men’ movies, but it’s...

HISTORY RENEWS VIKINGS FOR FOURTH SEASON

History has renewed Vikings for a 4th season, thank God. Of all the shows I’ve obsessed over in the last five years, Vikings seemed like it was in the running for the axe more than most. A scripted drama about Viking raiders on The History Channel. Surely my love was doomed- but NO. Maybe it’s a result of me yelling at so many people...

VIKINGS REVIEWCAP #4: S03E04 “SCARRED”

Previously, on Vikings, fireside stories freaked Siggy out, the Seer’s got nothin’, Lagertha hooked up with King Ecbert, Athelstan did not hook up with Lady Judith but boy does she want him to, Kwenthrith the would be puppet princess of Mercia is all touchy grabby on everyone and also totally nuts, the Vikings lost one of their own and killed...

Matt Smith For Harry Potter Spin-Off?

Harry Potter was not over, J.K. Rowling kept our Harry Potter love going in a 2001 book called Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (this is a real book, I actually have it) that is supposedly the text book of Harry Potter written about magical beasts (complete with Harry’s notes written in the margins). Though, it was released under...

Did Cleopatra play D&D?

  The New York Metropolitan Museum of Art owns a d20 die that looks a lot like the ones used in Dungeons and Dragons. The die is said to be from the Ptolemaic time period when one of Alexander the Great’s generals, Ptolemy, became the King of Egypt, after Alexander’s passing. After Ptolemy the I passed away, all the male rulers...