Tag Archives: sci-fi

What Does Klaatu Barada Nikto Actually Mean?

In case it wasn’t immensely clear from my blog banner, I really really really love 1951’s The Day the Earth Stood Still. Like, really a lot. It’s quintessential classic science fiction, what with its aliens and laser-eyed robots. Meanwhile, the … Continue reading

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Max Headroom: 20 Minutes Into the Present

I’d forgotten about the show for bit, but a week ago I watched the original…er…well, it’s categorized as a “TV movie.” It feels more like pilot episode. I think its proper name is Max Headroom: 20 Minutes into the Future. … Continue reading

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Cross-Examining Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency

I should probably start by making it clear that I am a huge fan of Douglas Adams. I’ve read all his novels. I’ve even read The Salmon of Doubt, an unfinished novel and the third installment of the Dirk Gently … Continue reading

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