Geek Factor 10

March 30, 2011

I wish I’d thought of this … an a capella retelling of “Star Wars” to the tune of various John Williams classics. As someone who embraced my geekdom at an early age, this is an absolute delight!


Quote of the Day – 1/11/11

January 11, 2011

(Not a great quote, but I read it yesterday and it’s worth sharing.)

“She was the type to like things that were concrete, like the ocean” – Harry, The Dead-Tossed Waves.

The Dead-Tossed Waves by Carrie Ryan

Delacorte Press, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-385-73684-8

Quote of the Day – 12/13/2010

December 13, 2010

“Anyone can make an error, Ensign. But that error doesn’t become a mistake until you refuse to correct it” – Grand Admiral Thrawn, Star Wars: Heir to the Empire by Timothy Zahn (p. 185).

Bantam Books, 1991. ISBN: 0-553-29612-4

Quote of the Day – 12/9/2010

December 9, 2010

“Truth which lacks pity is a cruel thing, and where there is cruelty there can be no beauty” – the Bishop, The Sword of the Spirits by John Christopher, p. 57.


Quote of the Day – 12/3/2010

December 3, 2010

(Specially chosen in honor of my brother’s birthday.)

From The Final Reflection by John M. Ford:

“He understands that the Klingon who comes as a friend will always be thought a liar.” (p. 225)

Star Trek: The Final Reflection by John M. Ford, Pocket Books

(c) 1984 Paramount Pictures

ISBN: 0-671-70764-7