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The Babylon 5 Rewatch Project: Season 1

I got a great Christmas present from my wife this year. I now have at my disposal the entire Babylon 5 video collection. That’s all 5 years of the show, all of the TV movies, and the Crusade spin-off. (Okay, so it doesn’t include Legend of the Rangers, but that’s not really a bad thing. The Lost… Read More »

Who do you serve, and who do you trust?

This is one of a series of articles I wrote for The Coalition of Awesomeness blog some time ago. The blog has since gone to an unfortunate (but very awesome) grave so I thought I’d share it here. Those were the focal questions of Crusade, the Babylon 5 spin-off/sequel series that was cancelled before it even aired. I… Read More »

Throwing spaghetti on the wall

This post is going to be like throwing spaghetti on the wall: I’m just gonna toss a lot of stuff up here and see what sticks. It worked for Oscar Madison (okay, that was linguini – work with me). Movie prices According to Slice-of-Sci-Fi… The weekend closed out the books for the summer season and while ticket… Read More »

The best cake I’ve ever seen

I’m not even exaggerating. This blows my mind. There are certainly cakes that are unbelievably beautiful (and this is not one of them), but the level of detail on this cake, and the obvious love put into it, is staggering! That it has a sci-fi theme is just, well… icing on the cake. You need… Read More »

Greetings, Program!

I mentioned last week that I was a guest on a podcast over at Lee and Dan’s Midnight Movie Club. The show has now been released so head over and listen. You should be able to pick me out. I’m the one who doesn’t have an accent. The topic of the day is Tron, the… Read More »

Babylon 5 – the final word (mostly)

J. Michael Straczynksi, the creator of the 5-year TV series Babylon 5 in the 90’s, has been doing little side stories from the B5 universe on and off since the show ended. A few TV movies, a canceled series (Crusade), a backdoor pilot (Legend of the Rangers – LOTR), and a direct-to-DVD anthology (B5: The… Read More »

The best cancelled shows

Top five shows that shouldn’t have been cancelled – Quit Your Day Job: Lee came up with a good Friday Top Five this week. What are the 5 best shows that met an untimely end at the hands of the network suits? 1 & 2: This is a tie for me. Firefly and Crusade were… Read More »

Babylon 5: The Lost Tales pre-ordering

We’ve got a firm street date for the new Babylon 5 movie! In fact, you can start ordering now!! As a reminder, here’s the early description from JMS, as I reported earlier: This first DVD, entitled “Voices in the Dark,” covers the same 72 hour period of time as Sheridan travels on board a Presidential… Read More »