Nerdy Bits: Party Spock, Shatner the Ghostbuster?, Gimli, Frodo and Boromir Sing “Backstreet’s Back” and MOAR!
Every day the internet produces an astounding amount of goodies and gems. Most hilarious, some amusing, but all worth at least a few seconds of your time. We here at Nerd Bastards try to bring you the best bits of news and nerdery the webz has to offer, with a bit of snark thrown in. But sometimes not everything makes the cut. Monday through Friday we’ll be bringing you our inbox leftovers, our forgotten bookmarks, the nerdy bits that simply slipped through the cracks. You can submit items to Nerdy Bits by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See, it’s a Flash mob, get it? … Okay, you try being spontaneously hilarious early on a Monday morning. (Fashionably Geek)
It’s never easy being the hero. You’re almost guaranteed tragedy at every turn. But, you can’t dwell on it, now, go save everyone without any consideration for yourself! (Nerd Approved)
Geek Tyrant has a collection of simply awesome movie mashup posters. Like this one above, because I think we’d all actually pay for a Jennifer Aniston movie is her costar was Boba Fett, amirite?
Is William Shatner replacing Bill Murray in Ghostbusters III? Sources say, no, but a nerd can dream! (/Film)
And the winners of the coolest family you’ll see today are, these people. For going above and beyond in creating awesome Game of Thrones costumes. See, the kids are dragons!! What’s not to love? All right, so the dragons aren’t completely accurate but I’m willing to overlook this based on the pure adorability of their concept. (The Mary Sue)
Imagine if you will, an alternate reality where Darth Vader actually tries being a good father. That’s what children’s author, Jeffrey Brown did and this is the trailer for his official Star Wars tie-in book Darth Vader and Son. (Bleeding Cool)
Because you never asked for it, here’s characters from The Lord of the Rings, animated, singing the Backstreet Boy’s classic chart topper, “Backstreet’s Back.” (TDW: Geek)
And now, T-Shirts You Gotta Buy…TODAY! (Before they’re gone.)
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