Stuff You Read

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    Scrooged is Objectively the Best Version of A Christmas Carol (Including the One by Charles Dickens)
    Posted in: Books, Movies

    Christmastime is upon us once again and that can mean only one thing: the return of holiday-themed media. Now, don’t get me wrong, this is a great and glorious thing. I personally believe that if it were socially acceptable to blast Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s Christmas Eve and Other Stories year-round, the world would be a much better […]

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    2014 Holiday Gift Guide
    Posted in: Books, Music, Tech, TV, Video Games

    We are all ready to celebrate the holidays, deck the halls, rock around the Christmas tree, what have you. If you have some last minute shopping to do, this guide will help you find a gift for everyone on your list. And the best perk is that you don’t even need leave home to go to the […]

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    NerdGlow News!
    Posted in: Stuff You Read

    We’re launching a new email newsletter. Not like the annoying kind. The kind you are going to get super excited about every single week. So go ahead and sign up below!   E-Mail: Name (Optional):

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    Four Books That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud In Public
    Posted in: Books, Featured

    Contrary to popular belief (likely fueled by the amount of times I’ve said, “I just thought the ending was too happy,”) I actually can appreciate a light-hearted experience. A while back I brought to the table four books that will make you re-evaluate the breadth of your emotional scale; this time, we’re snorting in public. […]

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    Calvin’s Cinema
    Posted in: Comics, Featured, Movies

    Life is all a big performance for Calvin, with everything he does being bigger in his mind than it really is. That makes him the perfect subject to take on some of the best lines from some of the most iconic films of all time. Some of the lines featured on this page will be […]

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    Classics Corner: War of the Worlds
    Posted in: Books

    Take a second right now and imagine with your brain all of the cool technology things we’re likely to have in the future. You’re probably thinking about flying cars or teleporters or some sort of sex-booth. If you think a bit harder your also likely to start thinking of laser guns and robots and even […]

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    Leave George Alone!
    Posted in: Books

    Or: Why everyone needs to calm down and let George R. R. Martin finish A Song of Ice and Fire at his own pace. With the release of George R. R. Martin’s The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones, many are revisiting the gnawing fear that Martin […]

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    Who Is Doctor Strange?
    Posted in: Comics, Featured, Movies

    Who is Doctor Stephen Strange? An arrogant neurosurgeon. A tortured soul. The sorcerer supreme. Most importantly for us, he is Benedict Cumberbatch… hopefully. There is still no official announcement from Marvel and hopefully this casting doesn’t go the way of Joaquin Phoenix, but as of now, the fantastically named Englishman will take the reins. Marvel’s […]

    Four Books That Will Kick Your Emotional Teeth In
    Posted in: Books

    Books can really blow your doors off, huh? Here are four novels that will have you sitting up at night staring at your wall, wondering how fictional characters could make you feel so goddamned sad. The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, Carson McCullers I read the majority of this on public transportation, which was a […]