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Things We Saw Today: TARDIS Lockers That Might Get You Out Of Homework

Things We Saw Today

Just think of the possibilities. Teacher: Sally, where’s your homework. Sally: I think it’s somewhere behind the pool, probably lost forever. But if I find it, I’ll hand it in last week. (via Nerd Approved

  • Hey, remember when Rick Santorum dropped out of the Presidential race? Well some actresses, namely Ashley Judd and Michelle Trachtenberg, have put together a video letting him know he actually needed to wait 72 hours before he could make that decision. You know, that sounds like a familiar rule… (via The Frisky)
  • Another interesting piece on The Frisky today, Willy Wonka’s lickable wallpaper is now a real thing. And just as gross as you’d imagine.
  • Charlie Jane Anders put together a wonderful list on io9 titled: 10 Ways Self-Hating Fans Make Genre Entertainment Worse. You should read it.

Would you be interested in reading a genderswapped Archie comic? Well now’s your chance. Archie #636 has a story by Tania del Rio, art by Gisele and Rich Koslowski, where the characters live in Reversedale! Read more on the Archie website. (via Buzzfeed)

What is going on in this Star Trek 2 set photo? We’re not sure and we’re not sure we care, it made us LOL. Thank you for your continuing service, Zachary Quinto, and we hope many a meme come out of this photo. (via MTV)

  • Related: Five Star Trek captains will be in one location together this October. William Shatner (Captain Kirk), Sir Patrick Stewart (Captain Picard), Avery Brooks (Commander Sisko), Kate Mulgrew (Captain Janeway) and Scott Bakula (Captain Archer) will all attend the Destination Star Trek London convention. Wouldn’t it be amazing if this were part of the plan for Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary episode? (via Yahoo)
  • Someone asked Geek Feminist their advice for nurturing a girl scientist. Care to chime in?
  • How about this? Amy Heckerling (you know, the director of Fast Times at Ridgemont High and Clueless) is doing a new movie called Vamps starring…Alicia Silverstone, Krysten Ritter, Wallace Shawn, and Sigourney Weaver. TAKE MY MONEY. (via Deadline)

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Jill Pantozzi is a pop-culture journalist and host who writes about all things nerdy and beyond! She’s Editor in Chief of the geek girl culture site The Mary Sue (Abrams Media Network), and hosts her own blog “Has Boobs, Reads Comics” (TheNerdyBird.com). She co-hosts the Crazy Sexy Geeks podcast along with superhero historian Alan Kistler, contributed to a book of essays titled “Chicks Read Comics,” (Mad Norwegian Press) and had her first comic book story in the IDW anthology, “Womanthology.” In 2012, she was featured on National Geographic’s "Comic Store Heroes," a documentary on the lives of comic book fans and the following year she was one of many Batman fans profiled in the documentary, "Legends of the Knight."