The hot new droid in the Star Wars universe is BB-8 and, as J.J. Abrams states, it is most definitely a “he”: “I named him BB-8 because it was almost onomatopoeia. It was sort of how he looked to me, with the 8, obviously, and then the 2 B’s.”
Luke Skywalker ends Return of the Jedi as a virgin.
So I watched Spike Lee’s Oldboy one afternoon this weekend and almost immediately forgot that I had done so. I actually had to check my Netflix queue to remember what movie had me ticked me off all Saturday night.
I mean, aside from the a comma in the subtitle, what else could you possibly ask for right here?
Yes, the scientific name of the newly identified, rhino-sized dino dug up by researchers from the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology in Alberta is Regaliceratops—”royal horned face” in Latin.
Well, at least John Noble will be playing Sherlock Holmes’ father on CBS’ Elementary. Frankly, I don’t know how I feel about this being a staunch supporter of BBC’s Sherlock and someone who has, rather unfortunately, accidentally watched Elementary—a show that has the benefit of Lucy Liu and not much else.
Guys, we all just missed a major milestone in the Marvel universe—the 25th anniversary of the Liefeld Era!