Father’s Day

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Whenever Mother’s Day comes around, consumers are inundated with advertisements that encourage fathers, husbands, significant others, and children to run out and spoil mom on her special day.  When it comes to dad, however, the advertising and Father’s Day specials seem to be limited to hardware stores, beer, and steakhouses.  While dad may enjoy getting a new hammer this weekend or a new tie (that old chestnut), chances are that he would be pleased as punch to simply lay around and relax, watching some movies, while the family spoils him by letting him enjoy his weekend.  If you want some extra points, giving dad some barbequed meat to chomp on while enjoying some flicks would definitely get you into the will.  To help you gain favor, we have decided to put together the top ten movies that dad would love to watch this weekend. Bonus: Many of these can be found in the cheap dvd bins at your favorite department store! (more…)

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Above: That isn’t Scarlet Johansson or even a cosplayer with an uncanny resemblence, no, it’s the new Black Widow action figure from Hot Toys. Hot toy indeed. Get up close and personal at Geek Tyrant.

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