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Things We Saw Today: The Game of Rock (The Rock of Thrones?)

Things We Saw Today

The cast of the Game of Thrones gets metal like nobody else. (Entertainment Weekly)

This is Jedi Batman, Padowan Robin, Darth Joker, and Twi’lek Harley Quinn. (Comic Book Resources)

  • We all know about how Redshirts die on Star Trek a lot, but Ellen Cheeseman-Meyer took a comprehensive look at all the Redskirts: all the female foot soldiers who appeared in Star Trek: The Original Series. Turns out, they dont die that much at all. Mostly, they have romantically coded subplots. (

Dude who decided to make an Iron Man/Storm Trooper cosplay, we salute you. (Fashionably Geek)

Here is how to crochet a blanket that looks like Legos. (via Nerd Approved)

These are Batman Villain Coasters. (So Geek Chic)

If you’re still irked by New 52 Starfire, you might enjoy some genderswap to show just how strange and “un-empowering” her poses were. It’s a whole blog now!

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