Remembering Julie Harris

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One of the finest actresses in the history of stage and screen has died. Julie Harris passed away this week, she was 87 years old.

Michael Ansara Remembered

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Actor Michael Ansara has died at the respectable age of 91.

Dennis Farina Remembered

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Dennis Farina best known for his dramatic roles in such films as Snatch, Striking Distance, Saving Private Ryan and Reindeer Games is dead at age 69.

Remembering Victor Lundin

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The actor who played the first Klingon on classic Star Trek has passed away.

Remembering Richard Matheson

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Prolific writer Richard Matheson has passed away at the age of 87.

Remembering Jack Vance

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Science-fiction writer Jack Vance has passed away at the age of 96.

How Will You Celebrate Geek Pride Day?

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May 25th is Geek Pride day.

Pre-School Bans Kids From Playing As Superheroes

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For many of us, pretending to be your favorite super hero on the school playground was just part of growing up. That won’t be the case for a group of pre-schoolers at an undisclosed pre-school where playing as your favorite superhero has been banned.

“Pokemon” Ballet

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Here’s two words most of us never thought we’d hear together…Pokemon Ballet.

Remembering Ray Harryhausen

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Special effects pioneer Ray Harryhausen has passed away at the age of 92.

Petition Started Recognize Asimov’s Home

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The Philadelphia Weekly has started a petition to recognize the home of one of the greatest writers of science-fiction with a historical marker.

Girl Scouts’ New Merit Badge: Game Design

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The Girls Scouts of Greater Los Angeles Chapter has partnered with Women in Games International to design the requirements and curriculum required for a newly introduced patch: one for Game Design.

Did “Family Guy” Hit Too Close To Reality?

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A recently aired episode of Family Guy has been pulled from Hulu and the Fox web site in the wake of recent events in Boston.

Richard LeParmentier, R.I.P

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The recognizable actor passed away Tuesday.

Remembering Jim Mees

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While the name Jim Mees may not be immediately familiar to many, odds are you are familiar with his work.