Fooling around with Code: Jean Luc Picard’s birthday countdown

Just fooling around to flex my scripting muscles (which are badly atrophied by now) and honor one of Star Fleet’s most illustrious captains. This is how long we have to wait until Jean Luc Picard is born: This is the code I used. It is not really exact as it …

The Expanse Season 4 Clip – I Can’t wait until December!

Here’s a teaser clip from the upcoming 4th season of Amazon’s The Expanse. The Good: It looks epic, and I cannot wait for the season to start. The bad: I have to wait until December. Oh well… Good things come to those who wait… For Beltalowda! Oh, and if you …

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Apollo 11 – 50 years later the Earth is flat

50 years ago yesterday, Apollo 11 lifted off on its way to bring the first humans to the moon. A lot of things have happened since then, science has progressed, we now have a colony on the moon, the first men have stepped on Mars! The future of space travel …

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Stranger Things Season 3 – Blasphemous Mother of Cthulhu!

This review contains minimal spoilers! What a ride! After two very impressive seasons I was more than curious what the third season would bring and I speculated about it two post earlier. My speculation was not correct, which is a good thing. The third season really delivers on all fronts: …

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TIE Fighter Combat – 80’s anime style

Years ago, this 80’s anime clip about TIE fighters in combat showed up in one of my social media streams, then I completely forgot about it. Since I have been watching loads of Star Wars related stuff on Youtube, the Youtube algorithm suggested it to me, which is delightful and …

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The Stranger Things Season 3 Necromorph

If you have watched the season 3 trailer of Stranger Things (if you did not so far, go here) you will remember this thing that appears at the end, sort of emerging out of the floor: Looks gross, doesn’t it? Also, this is a real monster, very different from the …