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Musings of a Blerd: April 26th is Alien Day

Yesterday, Twentieth Century Fox proclaimed that April 26 will be known as Alien Day.  In a similar notion to last year’s Back to the Future Day, Alien Day will celebrate the science fiction horror franchise, Alien that started with the first film by Ridly Scott that was released in 1979. The date 4/26 is a…

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Bachman’s Best – Daredevil Season 2 ***Spoiler Free Review***

The best thing I watched last week was Marvel’s Daredevil Season 2 on Netflix. More accurately it’s the best thing I just finished watching today after taking a vacation day from work yesterday during which I watched the first 10 episodes of the new season and finished off the final 3 today pre and post…

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Musings of a Blerd: Happy 75th Anniversary Wonder Woman! 8 Facts About the Amazing Amazon Infographic

Originally posted on my personal blog. 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of Wonder Woman. Next week for the first time, she’ll appear on the big screen in a live action film. In honor of her 75th year, I’ve created an infographic via Piktochart.com that features 8 facts about the amazing amazon.

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Musings of a Blerd: A Celebration of Women Aviators Infographic

As the monthly celebration of Women History Month continues, here’s an infographic I created using Piktochart that celebrates Women Aviators.  

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Musings of a Blerd Black History Month Infographic: Black Star Wars Characters & Actors

Previously posted on my personal blog If you weren’t aware, February is Black History Month. In honor of that, I wanted to mix my love of Star Wars with my love of blackness. So here’s an infographic that I created using Piktochart that lists the black characters in the Star Wars universe. Granted this might…

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Musings of a Blerd: Art From Computer Graphics’ Star Wars Reimagined Contest

Forgive me my fellow nerds and geeks, it’s been two weeks since my last posting. But I’m here today with a new post, it’s Star Wars related but something a little different. Let’s begin shall we? Whether it’s a book, movie, video, etc. one of the ways creators flesh out their ideas through concept art….

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Musings of a Blerd: Awesome Star Wars Books: The Perfect Weapon

And welcome back to my column! With Star Wars fever at an all time high, I’m starting the new year off by taking a look at some awesome Star Wars books. These books are either from the official cannon, the expanded universe, and beyond. Today’s book is an short story ebook titled Star Wars: The Perfect…

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Musings of a Blerd: Awesome Star Wars Books-Star Wars: The Force Awakens Incredible Cross-Sections

Happy New Year! It’s been a long while since I’ve written (life got in the way) but this black nerd lady has returned with her musings. I’m going to try and attempt to post here on Tuesdays and Thursdays. This is part of my writing new years resolution so bare with me as I try…

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Bachman’s Best – Invincible #123

The best thing I read last week is the Best Comic Book in the Universe, according to the cover anyways. Issue #123 of Invincible and it’s got a hell of a last page. Invincible has been on my pull list since around issue #20 and it is the #1 book on my pull list. It’s…

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Bachman’s Best – A Nightmare on Elm Street

The best thing I saw last week was the original A Nightmare on Elm Street by Wes Craven. After the recent loss of the talented director it made me pause and take stock of my influences. Three names instantly came to mind; Stan Lee, Stephen King, and Wes Craven. Without these three men I would…

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