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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“Due to the 30 year time jump in The Force Awakens, it makes sense that C-3PO is presumably an outdated […]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 […]

Show them you love them with the Hate Plague.

Sometimes when I’m listening to the Tower gang I forget I’m not actually on the podcast that week and start talking to them. This was one of those weeks. When they were discussing 28 Days Later, I was reminded of the classic 2-part episode of The Transformers: “The Return of Optimus Prime.” (Spoiler alert: Optimus […]

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 […]

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 […]

Podcast: Earworm Ahoy

http://traffic.libsyn.com/technobabble/Earworm_Ahoy-_S04E17_Tower_of_Technobabble.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedWe’re excited about the prospect of having new Jedis to kick around, and then follow up on an urban legend that actually turned out to be true and a UFO story that probably won’t. We then look at the exciting escape plan of some German cows and […]

Happy Halloween! Get your costume on!

The gang at Beat Down Boogie did it again and brought us a superb collection of the cosplay on display at DragonCon this year, while keeping it classy. Enjoy two bite size clips below for Halloween snacking. If you’re in the mood for a full-size-Snickers-bar taste, the third video is a whopping great 40 minutes […]