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Non-Geek TV From The Geek Perspective: Bosch

There’s a lot of TV out there, and some of it isn’t part of a cable package.  Streaming services have original programming too to entice viewers into subscribing to their respective systems. 540 more words

Movies & TV

'Tomorrowland' Trailer

I don’t know about Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland.  Maybe it’s because Damon Lindelof wrote it, and I still haven’t gotten over the silly “smoke monster” from… 75 more words


Game of Thr...oh my god, watch out for the rolling head!

I watched the first three seasons of Game of Thrones this summer. The series is based on books I haven’t, and won’t be reading. I am certain TONS have been written about the show, by critics and… 1,262 more words

Culture/Pop Culture


Jirisan (‘san’, meaning ‘mountain’, and ‘jiri’, meaning ‘jiri’) is mainland Korea’s highest mountain, with an elevation of 1,915 meters (or 6,283 feet for all those Brian Does Korea readers in Myanmar, The United States, and Liberia). 1,760 more words

Intrigue and Mystique

I, like millions upon millions of other TV viewers, turned in week after week for six long years.  I continued watching all to find out about the island and its many mysteries.   371 more words

Carbon Empathy

Today’s Flash Fiction comes to you thanks to two people: Chuck Wendig for the prompt, and JC Hemphill for the opening line.

The challenge was to choose an opening line from the submissions on the previous week’s prompt challenge ( 1,532 more words

Short Stories

Defending Magic in Game of Thrones

This post will be touching on magical plot points covering the first three seasons of HBO’s excellent series, Game of Thrones. If you are caught up with the show, there won’t be any spoilers here. 1,567 more words