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Attention Bat-Nerds: Create Your Own Tumbler!

It’s a truism that the 1966 George Barris-designed Batmobile is the coolest Bat-transportation (or any transportation, now that I think about it) ever, the Tumbler from Christopher Nolan’s Bat-universe is also cool. It’s part Batmobile, part tank, and 100 percent bad-ass. Well, guess what? Thanks to Warner Bros. and its relentless promotion of the forthcoming […]

Podcast: Holy Flying Mammals!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Tower_of_Technobabble_S02E20_-_Holy_Flying_Mammals.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe bring in a ringer to get ourselves ready for the new Batman film next month. Kevin Gibson (of the Uncommon Houseflies) stops by to discuss all things Bat – past, present and future. Also, we talk about a dead flying cat. So there’s that. Show Notes: […]

Final Dark Knight Rises Trailer is Online

We’re in the homestretch now. A viral marketing campaign over at thedarknightrises.com has given way to the third and final trailer for The Dark Knight Rises, which opens in theaters July 20. This just in: The trailer’s bad-assery knows  no bounds. What we learn in this trailer is that Batman apparently has more allies than […]

I was a teen-age Batman?

So what would Bruce Wayne have been like in 11th grade? Would he have stolen Oswald Cobblepot’s lunch money and given Edward Nashton an atomic wedgie? Or would he have been the brooding, solitary outcast who always sat at his own table in the cafeteria? We’re talking about a kid just a few years removed […]