Tag: Jeri Ryan

Obi Wan better watch his back

By Phil Plait | May 24, 2012 12:45 pm

It’s a tough time to be a science fiction hero. Just look at the headlines for proof!

First, there’s this:

Honestly, that’s not surprising. He does seem to get into trouble wherever he goes. So misunderstood. But it would’ve been interesting to know where the TARDIS materialized in that situation.

This next one though is clearly her own fault:

Not that I blame her. I’ve spent many an hour alone in an observatory, and I imagine the Astrometrics Lab on Voyager wasn’t that much more entertaining. Hey Janeway, maybe this wouldn’t have happened if you had let her use the Holodeck more!

Tip o’ the sonic screwdriver to my sister Marci, and to Jeri Ryan on G+ who linked to Kevin Hanning’s post. And yes, those are real headlines.

CATEGORIZED UNDER: Geekery, Humor, SciFi, TV/Movies

WANT Part XIII: Moon throw

By Phil Plait | May 14, 2012 1:00 pm

When I’m getting the mid-afternoon drowsies, and looking for a comfortable, warm, cozy place to take a nap, what could possibly be better than… the impact crater-scarred surface of the Moon?

This may be the greatest blanket throw in the history of blankets. Who wouldn’t want to cuddle up in a little regolith?

And ZOMFSM and it comes with matching pillows! And there’s a floor cushion!

Supermoon, indeed.

Tip o’ the spacesuit visor to Design for Mankind via Jeri Ryan on Pinterest.


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- WANT Part VIII: Zen and the art of Apollo maintenance
- Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaannnnnnnnt!!!
- Want: Part 6
- Want: Part V, lunar furniture edition
- Want: Part IV
- Want: Part III
- Want: Part II
- Want

CATEGORIZED UNDER: Astronomy, Cool stuff, Geekery
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