Nerdy Bits: Join the 501st, The Power Rangers Bar, The Avengers Hire Just ‘Bout Anyone, What if ‘Star Wars’ Was Made Today 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.
ABOVE: Dr Evil. can relax, because FINALLY, we have a shark with a freakin’ laser! This is real lemon shark with a real 50mw green laser attached to it’s dorsal fin using a temporary clamp. This stunt was pulled off by Wicked Lasers and Luke Tipple [Wired]
Get your fill of Boston Comic Con cosplay over at GeeksAreSexy.
Mother of god, the cast of Harry Potter is real… in some school, somewhere. [Reddit]
It’s a cake fit for a Queen! Or in this case a young lady on the run disguised as a guttersnipe.[TheMarySue]
Masaru Shishido, aka “Oh Red” in Chouriki Sentai Ohranger and Power Rangers Zeo, has moved from 90s TV actor to lush supplier with a new “tokusatsu bar” focused on genre television. In other words, former Red Power Ranger opens for nostalgia and drunkenness. [ThatsNerdalicious]
ED-U-CATE! The Daleks have invaded MIT! Soon they’ll be converting our brightest minds into metal pepper pots of DOOM! [NerdApproved]
Star Wars: The Old Republic fan film. Impressive… for the french [ObviousWinner]
The Avengers are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Everybody gets to be a superhero![CollegeHumor]
It’s a peek into an alternate universe in where Star Wars was made today. Warning, this might cause extreme discomfort to Star Wars fans. [SlashFilm]
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