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Because We Love You, Enjoy These Tumblr Valentines

Tumblr is an interesting place. Some people use it as a journal, others as an artistic portfolio. Some of us (cough) simply use it to look at weird stuff. Over… more

This Week at NerdMelt Showroom: The Dork Forest, Star Dreck, Sex Nerd Sandra, and more!

Well look at this, January is already coming to a close and February is all ready to get started. Good thing the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

LYT Review: “Twilight” Finale Breaks Like the Wind

Kristen Stewart leaping into the air and tearing out the throat of a mountain lion with her teeth. Yelling “You nicknamed my daughter after THE LOCH NESS MONSTER?” at Taylor… more

AFI Fest 2012: “Rust and Bone,” “Ginger & Rosa”

Rust and Bone is one of those movies that critics may well adore precisely because of one key trait – you rarely know what’s going to happen next. This is… more

LYT Review: “Cloud Atlas” Does Not Shrug

It will be easy, and lazy, to dismiss the Wachowski siblings’ and Tom Tykwer’s Cloud Atlas (they directed alternating segments) with some silly wisecracks about how the makeup looks bad… more

LYT Review: “The Sessions” is an Unlikely But Rewarding Date Movie

Every once in a while – okay, make that every awards season – a movie comes along that’s both really good and almost impossible to persuade anyone to see without… more

Hawke, Eyed: Ethan Talks Starring in “Sinister”

Ethan Hawke is known for many things – Before Sunrise, Explorers, his novels – but he has never been one for hardcore horror until now. In Sinister, opening this weekend (… more

Interview: Brea Grant Wants to Make “Best Friends Forever”

Though perhaps best-known as Daphne Milbrook on Heroes, Brea Grant is more than just a super-actress. In addition to being a comic-book writer, she’s also working on her feature directorial… more

Chewbacca Mating Call: Best Pick-Up Line Ever?

Um, someone just found her favorite new show! I never thought I would sing the praises of TLC after they brought Jon and Kate Gosselin into the world, but this… more

Nerds Need Love Too

Hey, fellow nerdists! Pardon my absence, but I had to take a little time off to go get hitched. I was thinking about what my first post back should be,… more

Are They Registered At GameStop?

I am not a fan of “theme weddings.” I prefer either your traditional wedding — that’s what we did — or a quick “I do” in front of a judge… more

“The Hangover 2,” “Fast Five,” and the Best Wedding Proposal of All-Time

Look, girls have it pretty tough. That whole childbirth thing? Not something a man wants to get anywhere within a 38-foot vicinity of. However, one thing guys do have to… more