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Podcast(!): The Battle of Stars Hollow

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/The_Battle_of_Stars_Hollow_-_S07E01_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe’re back, baby! The Tower crew is back on a new, fun, full-moon release schedule! Howl along with us and let’s all sync our cycles! Show Notes: Gilmore Girls Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gilmore_Girls Bigfoot hand unveiled, along with a bit of a meltdown: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K43Aib5rovI The Repeater and The Conduit […]

Having trouble letting go of revising Force Awakens

I ran across this weeks-old article from Cinemanblend, and it got me re-writing the film… again. I quietly yearn for a day when I get over it & just enjoy the movie. Until then: http://www.cinemablend.com/new/C-3PO-Red-Arm-Force-Awakens-Explained-102337.html?utm_source=zergnet.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=zergnet_829106 “Due to the 30 year time jump in The Force Awakens, it makes sense that C-3PO is presumably an outdated […]

“Fun Size” Episode 2 — Star Wars: Minority Report

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Star_Wars_Minority_Report_-_FS02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedDaggor comes in to do a little light file keeping and, basically, rework the biggest movie in history, when he finds himself in the minority when it comes to “The Force Awakens.” Will he keep his card key and Tower entrance codes? Tune in and find out! […]

Podcast: Light and Dark Star Wars

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Light_and_Dark_Star_Wars_-_S06E03_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedDaggor joins us as we talk Star Wars. Because of COURSE we talk Star Wars. Also, one of our group was not as enamored of the film as might be expected…. Show Notes: It’s Star Wars. The Internet is engorged with Star Wars. Take your pick. Tweet

Podcast: Old New Stuff

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Old_New_Stuff-_S06E02_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedEverything old is new again it seems, with Star Trek, MST3K and that indie movie from the ’70s, Star Wars, coming back around. This week, we take a look at this trend, as well as examine the Conduit’s new old obsession. Show Notes MST3K Kickstarter project: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/mst3k/bringbackmst3k […]

Halloween = Big-Time Cosplay!

It’s October and Halloween is upon us. The gang at BeatDownBoogie, as always, does not disappoint with their footage from DragonCon 2014. It is harder and harder to name every character I see, especially with all of the variations and mash-ups. Watch for what I can only describe as “Hawaiian Vacation Cobra Commander.” Below are […]

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Podcast: Live on Tape!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Live_on_Tape_-_S04E22_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe have two interviews conducted at their recent world record attempt at Wonderfest 2014. The first interview is with academy award winning special effect master Phil Tippett, on how he got into the business, how he’s preserving effects from his past films, and how he’s currently using […]

FALCON! FOR REALZ!

Okay, fresh out of Wonderfest, this warms my little geek heart. Here are some photos of props under construction for the Millennium Falcon and an X-Wing for Episode VII. Or, to put it another way, they’re BUILDING the Millennium Falcon – it’s not going to be a pure CGI-fest. http://www.heidiandfrank.com/b/SNEAK-PEEK!-STAR-WARS-7-Set:-An-Under-Construction-Millennium-Falcon-and-X-Wing/-793809068267824430.html Tweet

Podcast: The Great Debate

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/The_Great_Debate_-_S04E20_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe interview Dave Conover, the man who is going to let us set a world record at WonderFest this weekend, and Towerbot divulges the details of one of his many hobbies. Then, we bow to the inevitable and have a debate on various and sundry developments in […]