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Nerds of all types continue to face many of the similar barriers that our friends in the LGBT community endure and we often have to keep our lifestyles a secret.

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Trek’s tribble troublemaker David Gerrold headlines LepreCon

May 26, 2015 – 5:26 am
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David Gerrold, who wrote “The Trouble With Tribbles” for the original Star Trek, will be guest of honor at LepreCon, June 25-28 in Phoenix.

Star Trek: The Next Generation’s iconic wall of fame restored to a place of honor

May 23, 2015 – 5:23 am
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Former Star Trek: The Next Generation producer Ronald D. Moore has hauled the famous USS Enterprise starship models out of storage and given them a new home.

Nintendo ink: a tale of two Splatoon commercials

May 14, 2015 – 5:14 am
Splatoon (Nintendo)

Splatoon looks like one of the Wii U’s more innovative recent releases. You could say, it’s … DRIPPING with that old Nintendo charm.

He-Man minicomics omnibus coming from Dark Horse and Mattel this fall

May 12, 2015 – 7:30 am
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe mini-comic reprints from Dark Horse

For me, the 1980s He-Man toys from Mattel were just toys, and not my favorite ones either. They had weird squishy heads and their exaggerated physiques made me more than a little uncomfortable. I wasn’t all …

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Super-Team Family #3

May 10, 2015 – 7:45 am
Super-Team Family #3 – March, 1976

Did you see Grodd on last week’s episode of The Flash? If not, then you missed what will probably be remembered as the greatest television event in history.

From the archives: Happy First Contact Day!

April 5, 2015 – 8:30 am
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In the Star Trek universe, April 5 holds a special significance.

Contentious 2015 Hugo Awards ballot unveiled

April 4, 2015 – 10:00 pm
Guardians of the Galaxy

The nominations for the 2015 Hugo Awards were announced Saturday at several science fiction and fantasy conventions.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Menace #5

March 15, 2015 – 7:45 am
Menace #5 – July, 1953

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling pop culture commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Menace #5 – July, 1953
Cover Art by Bill Everett
If there’s one …

Nebula, Saturn nominees announced, setting up summer sci-fi award season

March 4, 2015 – 12:01 am
Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Nominees for this summer’s Nebula and Saturn awards honoring genre fiction have been revealed.

REVISITED: 20 DuckTales episodes that never get old

February 28, 2015 – 9:15 am
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While you wait for DuckTales to make its return to television in 2017, check out some classic Uncle Scrooge adventures from the late ’80s and early ’90s.

Leonard Nimoy’s final post on Twitter is a perfect moment to hold onto

February 27, 2015 – 11:22 am
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A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP
— Leonard Nimoy (@TheRealNimoy) February 23, 2015

Quackaroonie! Disney announces DuckTales’ return

February 25, 2015 – 11:07 am
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Disney has announced an all-new DuckTales series for Disney XD in 2017.

What if nerds won the Oscars? 87th Academy Awards edition

February 20, 2015 – 7:45 am
Emma Stone in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Academy Award season is upon us and that means it’s time to fire up the NERDVANATRON 9000 and determine who should win the Oscars based solely on “nerd cred.”

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Daredevil #88

February 8, 2015 – 7:45 am
Daredevil #88 – June, 1972

“Killgrave, the Unbelievable Purple Man” first appeared in a Stan Lee story in Daredevil #4, making him one of the first baddies that DD ever went up against…