Nerdy Bits: Alien Cookies, Gamorrean Guard Pug, Sailor Freddie Mercury, Manly My Little Pony, & 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: Paco Allen, upon learning his daughter wanted to be Luke from ESB for Halloween went about making it a reality. Not only is the Tauntaun homemade, but even Luke’s costume from Hoth had to be recreated due to there being no readily available ESB costumes. It’s a true feat in epic parenting. Head over to Fashionably Geek to learn how it all came together.
You’ll definitely want to check this one out full size. Created for We Love Fine’s celebration of Battle of the Atom, this poster by Leigh Wortley features every X-Men ever. Can you name ’em all? If not, head over here for a full list. [Geeks Are Sexy]
Best new mashup: Sailor Freddie Mercury. You win dude in the subway station, you win. [io9]
Just in time for the release of Thor: The Dark World, here’s Tony Swatton’s forging of Mjolnir. [Geeks Are Sexy]
Enjoy a supercut of Skeletor’s “clever” insults from He-Man and the Masters of the Universe. [Laughing Squid]
I don’t get what’s up with everyone always harping on Bronies. There’s nothing manlier than My Little Pony. [Nerd Approved]
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