Jonathan L Burbridge

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5 Weirdly Similar Bad Jokes that Show up in Great Comedies

7 Movie Special Effects You Won't Believe Aren't Computers

If you want a perfect representation of how much lazier Hollywood has gotten in the past decades, just look at the trailer for the upcoming J.J. …

The 5 Most Pointless Ways Big Budget Movies Blew Millions

Movie budgets have gotten so large that it's almost impossible to imagine just what it is they're spending these hundreds of millions <i>on</i>. Well, as …

'The Walking Dead' Season 5, Episode 12 Review: The New Bad Guys

<i>Spoilers through Season 5 of ‘The Walking Dead’ follow.</i><p>We met the new bad guys in tonight’s episode of <i>The Walking Dead,</i> and no I’m not referring to the “douchebag” Aidan (though I was glad to see someone so deserving a fist to the face got a fist to the face this episode.)<p>I’m also not talking about …

The Walking Dead

The Strangeness Of Reading 'The Walking Dead' Comics

I have three fears in life: failure, spiders, and spoilers.<p>The first two are shared by many, but the third is something that haunts me especially as a pop culture critic. Everywhere I turn on the internet there’s the potential to be smacked in the face for a spoiler for a show I haven’t seen yet. …

The Walking Dead

Space Engineers: Planets, oxygen, DirectX 11, optimizations and multi-player

People keep asking us "<b>what is the next big feature to be added to Space Engineers</b>". As at the moment the <b>major part of our plan focuses on long-term</b> …

Next Space Station mission actually full of Jedi

There has been an awakening at NASA. Have you felt it?<p>The space agency, previously known as a haven for <i>Star Trek</i> fans, showed itself to be pretty …

Conservators are helping preserve the most famous model spaceship of all time

What do you do with one of the best-known models in science fiction history? How do you treat such a thing once it's suffered aging and damage?<p>This amazing video looks at the conservation — not restoration — project that's going on with the 11-foot model of the USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) from the …

Kansas governor rescinds order protecting gay state workers

Kansas will no longer ban discrimination against gays, lesbians, bisexuals and the transgendered in hiring and employment in much of state government because of an action announced Tuesday by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback.<p>Brownback rescinded an executive order issued in August 2007 by then-Gov. …

‘Dalek Gary’, A ‘Doctor Who’ Parody About a Dalek Who Gets Stuck on Earth and Faces the Challenges of Daily Life

“Dalek Gary” is an upcoming web series and <i>Doctor Who</i> parody by Kill9TV that features a Dalek named Gary who has been disarmed and stranded on Earth …

Why Slow Zombies Are Still More Frightening Than Fast Ones

Something is going on with the zombies that populate our stories. Not only are there more of them, but they are also noticeably faster, almost …

Horror

Games nobody talks about anymore: 1983's Mario Bros

In 1981, <i>Donkey Kong</i> emerged in arcades, hypnotising a generation with its frightening difficulty, barrel-throwing ape and unassuming moustachioed …

How The Sixth Doctor Was Saved

<i>Gustaff Behr explains how Colin Baker became one of the best Doctors.</i><p>“You have accurately identified some of my defining traits: Compassion and a …

The so-called "Wilderness Years" of Doctor Who, between its 1989 cancellation and its revival 16 years later, may be one of the show's greatest …

Christopher Eccleston plays Doctor Who to help a young couple get engaged

Video Loading<p>Christopher Eccleston has played Doctor Who again – as he helped a young couple to get engaged.<p>Breaking his habit of never speaking …

LEGO ‘Doctor Who And Companions’ Set Passes Review to Become an Official Product

In April 2014, video game artist Andrew Clark submitted to LEGO his idea for “Doctor Who And Companions“, a LEGO set that featured the TARDIS and its …

Two Doctor Who Showrunners Just Had The Best/Dumbest Argument Ever

Everyone gets into arguments about their nerdy passions. This even includes former Doctor Who showrunner Russell T. Davies and current showrunner …

The Exact Moment When Peter Capaldi Won Us Over As The Twelfth Doctor

Every time a new actor takes over the role of the Doctor, the mysterious alien time-traveler on <i>Doctor Who</i>, it's always a bit of an adjustment. The …

Dying Light 5K screenshot gallery

The screenshots in this gallery were captured at a resolution of 5120x2880 pixels. Remember to click the images for a full-size download.<p>If you want …

PC Gaming

Dying Light review: An imperfect zombie parkour adventure

<i>Dying Light</i> is the last zombie game that I ever need to play.<p>Of course, the chances of it actually being the last zombie game I play are slim to …

How Green Screen Worked Before Computers

Tom Scott's back, this time giving us a lesson about the history of green screen, and how you did it when all you had to work with was film or …

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