Nerdy Bits: Old Actors in Their Famous, Youthful Roles, Curiosity in LEGO, ‘Legend of Korra’ Gangnam Style, 100 Maniacal Laughs, 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: Margie Vizcarra Cox cosplays as a wonderful Star Sapphire. I’m always impressed when women choose this costume and manage to make it look sexy and flattering. Bravo. Plus Photography by Mark Shafer and Michael Iacca. (CBM)
Get hitched and go on the honeymoon of a lifetime. Or at least pretend that you could with this sweet Doctor Who cake topper. (Geek Tyrant)
Taylor Marie Smith (hellogoodtaylor) cosplays as the members of The Endless from Sandman. Here’s as Delirium, but she also has a wonderful Destiny, Death, Desire, Despair and of course, Dream. Check ’em out at Comic Book Movie.
How cool is this?! It’s a LEGO model of the Mars rover, Curiosity, created by one of the actual engineers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. How soon till we can an official kit? (io9)
I don’t know why, but I could watch this video of Legend of Korra cosplayers dancing Gangnam style all day. Could it be the impressive cosplay? The jumpin’ beats? Maybe there’s some hidden frequency in the song hypnotizing me? (Comics Allliance)
Now, have yourself a simply maniacal Monday with this compilation of 100 of the best maniacal laughs in film. Mwahahahaa! (The Mary Sue)
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