GeekMom Video Playlist

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GeekMom playlist has the 2013 rewind, random videos, and holiday fun! Check out what you missed, and what to share!

Fan Phenomena: A Book Series for More Than Just Fans

Fan Phenomena Series © Intellect

The Fan Phenomena series by Intellect is designed as an introduction to fandom. Each book in the series looks at a specific show or film series in a collection of essays written and edited by fans with some expertise in a related field.

Towel Day: 42 Occurrences of The Number 42 in Pop Culture

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Any good geek knows that the answer to the great question of life, the universe and everything is 42, but were you aware just how often that number has crept up in pop culture? From apartment numbers to Hurley numbers, dates to car registrations, the number 42 is everywhere when you start looking hard enough. Here are 42 examples of the number turning up in pop culture.

Star Trek: The Middle School Musical

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The Star Trek: The Middle School Musical video is from the Rhett & Link channel on YouTube. They have other musicals and many videos focusing on the comedy of the geek culture. The channel is worth checking out.

Star Trek Into Darkness: Enjoyable But….

Star Trek: Into Darkness © Paramount

If you can ignore the nonsensical decision making, gaping plot holes, crazy movie-physics and the fact that pretty much every major plot point is obvious from miles away, then this is an awesome film.