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Borg Floppy Disk Drives and Other Facts You Might Not Know about Star Trek: The Next Generation

18 years after the original Star Trek went off the air, Gene Roddenberry brought his creation back to television. Fans feared that the effort was doomed to failure, but instead the series was a stunning success. It lasted seven seasons and spawned three more Trek series. You know the story of the beginnings of Star Trek: [...]

Captain America Radioactive Goggles

Captain America Radioactive Goggles – $19.95 Are you looking for a way to get in touch with your inner All-American super hero? You need the sensational Captain America Radioactive Goggles from the NeatoShop. This spectacular pair of spectacles makes a thrilling Halloween accessory.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more great Eyewear and amazing Captain America [...]

Elegant, Sinister Hydra Coupe

Link Scroll down for today’s pictures & links. Elegant, Sinister Hydra Coupe You might remember this vehicle from the film “Captain America” (it was the personal car of Marvel’s villain Johann Schmidt, the Red Skull). But you’ve never seen it in this color and special finish, with such sensuous detail. Link Created by famous designer Daniel Simon (his Facebook [...]

The Best Mashup Cosplaying of Star Wars Celebration

Just wait until Luke Joker and Leia Quinn learn that they’re brother and sister. On second thought, I don’t think that the Joker will mind. Jen of Epbot attended the most recent Star Wars Celebration convention. She compiled the best mashup costumes there, including Captain America the Ewok, Boba Lantern and Ackbar the Ghostbuster. You can view [...]

If The Avengers Were In The Olympics

Yes, the Olympics are wrapping up this weekend, but we still have enough time to squeeze in DeviantArt user scargeear’s take on what would happen if The Avengers competed in the games. Black Widow seems like she’d be great at gymnastics and there’s no doubt that Captain America would be great at discus, but I [...]

The Complete History of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

If you were a kid in the 1980s or 90s, you probably spent some time reading, watching, or playing with four adolescent reptilian martial arts experts with irregular DNA. To make sure I got the scoop on everyone’s favorite heroes in a half-shell, I went straight to the source – co-creator Peter Laird – [...]

Avengers-Inspired Eye Make Up

Talented make up artist Jangsara created an entire series of make up styles for The Avengers, one for each character. Personally, I love The Hulk look. If you’d like to learn how to do the looks at home, you’re in luck if you like the Iron Man or Captain America, but they both seem a [...]

Captain America Wall Clock

Captain America Wall Clock – $27.95 Attention Marvel fans! Are you looking for the perfect way to count down the hours to the release of the new Avengers movie? You need Captain America Wall Clock from the NeatoShop. This great eye-catching clock will make sure you are on time to wait in line. Thor Wall Clock and [...]

Super Dad Returns Home From Afghanistan Dressed As Captain America

(YouTube Link) It has to be a great feeling to see your father return home from military duty overseas, but when he comes home dressed as Captain America it elevates him to superhero status. That is, if you’re a little kid, with eyes full of wonder and a streak of innocence which allows you to believe, even [...]

You Can Own A Piece of Movie Magic

If you are a big fan of the Captain America movie, then you just might recognize the rebirth pod where Steve Rogers is transformed into a superhero. Want to own it? You can for approximately $4,000 as it and a bunch of other Captain America props are going up for auction at the Chicago Comic [...]