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Doctor Who Goes to Broadway

(Video Link) I would definitely go see this musical -particularly because The Doctor seems to be based on David Tennant’s version and he’s my favorite. Via I Can Has Cheezburger

11 Cool Gadgets to Help Geeks Lose Weight

Let’s be honest, many of us are interested in losing weight, but it just seems so tedious. The trick is to find something that works with your lifestyle so you can maintain your interest. That’s why Weighthacker’s list of gadgets to help geeks lose weight is so useful for those of us with an interest [...]

The First Ever Doctor Who Convention

If you’re a huge fan of The Doctor, then you’d better get your plane tickets to Cardiff because next year will be the first ever Doctor Who convention. So far the only confirmed guests are Stephen Moffat and Matt Smith, along with Nerdist extraordinaire, Chris Hardwick. Personally, I’m not convinced it’s worth the trip unless [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Names That Were Already Taken

There aren’t many places where names are first come, first-served, but actors’ unions are one of them. If you tried to register with one and found that someone was already actively using your name, you’d simply have to pick another one. It’s likely not a problem for people called Gyllenhaal, but the 10 entertainers below [...]

Could David Tennant Be Bilbo Baggins?

Doctor Who star David Tennant is one of a handful of actors being considered for the role of Bilbo Baggins in the upcoming Hobbit film. As someone with a bit of a crush on the Doctor, I wholeheartedly support this suggestion. What do you guys think? UPDATE: That was my bad for not looking at the [...]

The Weird Experiences of 7 Dead Bodies

For some, there’s no rest even in death. Read these crazy stories about the experiences of seven dead bodies. For example, pianist André Tchaíkowsky made his Shakespearean debut after his death. Despite his demise in 1982 André Tchaíkowsky has recently starred in a Royal Shakespeare Company production of Hamlet in the role of Yorick alongside David [...]

You Better Watch Out: 7 Evil Santas in TV and Film

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus…and chances are he’s evil. Hollywood has tried to explain away the cheeriness and unending generosity of Santa to meet all sorts of sordid and disturbing plotlines with varying degrees of success and failure—but mostly failure. These are the Santa Clauses who never knew the meaning of the word [...]