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    What Disney Villains Would Look Like in Real Life

    Around this time last year, we checked out the art of Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen, who produced some of the most stunning Disney fan art we’ve seen yet — drawings of our favorite Disney ladies and gentlemen in a realistic style. His work’s awesome, and we’ve been appreciative of the hours of entertainment we’ve gotten out of trying […]

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    U.N. Fires Wonder Woman As Their Ambassador

    The United Nations has ended their use of Wonder Woman to promote empowerment of women and girls as part of their Sustainable Development Goals after just two months. The campaign was originally to last until into 2017, and while the United Nations has not stated their reasoning, the early end could be in part due […]

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    Tony Stark Educates Peter Parker in First Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer

    Now that Marvel Studios has successfully gotten Sony Pictures to play ball, Spider-Man is being worked into the ongoing Marvel Cinematic Universe. Tom Holland debuted as the new Spider-Man (third one this century!) in Captain America: Civil War, when he became Tony Stark’s protégé of sorts. Holland is signed on for plenty more appearances as Spider-Man, […]

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    25 More Geeky But Magnificent High Heels

    Hot on the heels of our last Geeky High Heels story, pun intended, we’re bringing you more fabulous and outrageously geeky high heels to gawk at. Because true geeks are always looking for a way to include some geeky goodness in their attire! And there is almost no better way to do that than with a […]

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    DuckTales is Officially Coming Back to Television Next Summer

    Besides a brief meme appearance on ESPN earlier this year, DuckTales has been off the air since 1990, which is about 26 years too long. Disney is fixing that with a new series on Disney XD, and they finally dropped a short teaser yesterday. On top of that, Entertainment Weekly has confirmed that Scrooge McDuck will dive again starting […]

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    Sense8 is Getting a 2 Hour Christmas Special

    Sense8 was a summertime hit for Netflix last year, but the Wachowskis’ emotionally-tinged sci-fi adventure has been out of our lives since then. Cold stuff from a show about empathy! Good news is, the long layoff is almost over — season two is coming to Netflix next year, but we’re getting a two-hour Christmas special in a […]

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    18 Disney-Themed Sneakers That Are Absolutely Magical

    It’s time to get comfy in high Disney style. The Etsy store ChromaSouls has some unbelievable custom designs painted over some of the most popular sneakers in the land. They aren’t cheap, but once you see the how beautifully detailed some of these designs are, you’ll understand why. We’ve picked out 18 of our favorites, but be […]

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    A Barbie Movie Starring Amy Schumer is Coming in 2018

    Until now, Barbie’s film history has been limited to direct-to-DVD animated movies, but that’s going to change in a couple years. Deadline is reporting that Sony Pictures, which had previously purchased a Barbie script, has managed to get Amy Schumer to get on board to rewrite the script and star. Schumer is better known for more adult […]

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    The First Trailer for the Reboot of The Mummy is Here

    Yeah, I know. Next June, The Mummy is getting unearthed once more, for the first time since the set of films starring Brendan Fraser wrapped up. Early indications suggest that the movie will go in a completely different direction than both Fraser’s 1999 The Mummy and the 1932 original starring Boris Karloff (as the title monster). Tom Cruise […]

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    Anne Rice is Working on The Vampire Chronicles TV Series

    If you weren’t down with Jared Leto as Lestat, rejoice — that idea is staying in the coffin. Per a Facebook post from Anne Rice, author of The Vampire Chronicles, the planned movie reboot has fallen through. Rice and her son are now preparing a pilot script for a television series that would span the events of the […]

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    25 Incredibly Geeky Winter Coats and Jackets

    Winter is coming and everyone needs two things to get through it: Netflix and a good winter coat. Geek up your winter wear game with these 25 coats that showcase all things sci-fi and nerdy. Who says geeks can’t look fashionable too? Claire’s Coat From Outlander Claire doesn’t let the bitter cold of the Scottish […]

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    19 of the Geekiest Ugly Christmas Sweaters Money Can Buy

    If you are looking for an ugly Christmas sweater that both fulfills the annoying-to-look-at criteria and channels your inner geek, look no further — we’ve scoured the internet for the geekiest entries into the ugly sweater tradition, featuring everyone from Batman to R2-D2. If you get any of these we can assure you no one will be […]