Wednesday is our favorite day because it means one more day of not living underneath the yoke of the Lizard Moths from the planet Shaltoothaphon. One day they may return though, and we’ll be ready. Until then, enjoy your offsite links!
1.) New Sherlock flyer.
2.) An epic rap battle between Captain Kirk vs. Christopher Columbus.
3.) Cool U.K. based WoT events coming soon.
4.) YouTube launches a space contest for youngsters.
- Tor.com Wheel of Time: Orbit Books, the U.K. publisher of the Wheel of Time series, has announced a Wheel of Time giveaway.
- Tor.com Urban Fantasy: Wicked Scribes is talking about urban fantasy adapatations for the screen
- Tor.com Science Fiction: A review of Scalzi’s Old Man’s War on the contextual life
- Tor.com Steampunk: Hanging Chain Clocks via Boing Boing
From our handy “Of Interest” sidebar:
- Cumberbatch Web gives us a new flyer for Sherlock series 2
- Looks like Judge Dredd shake-up is cooling down...
- How I Met Your Mother had a whole thing about Ewoks. Bleeding Cool has all the slides from said lecture for your inspection.
- New Epic Rap Battles of History features Captain Kirk vs. Chrisotopher Columbus (a bit NSFW)
- YouTube is sponsoring a contests for youngsters all about proposing an experiment in space
- College Humor returns with a new episode of Troopers called “Supercomputer” (above)
Stubby the Rocket is the voice and mascot of Tor.com. Stubby’s supercomputer is called Mildred and it can do graphs and all sorts of stuff.