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Salt Lake's record-setting convention kicks off its FanXperience
Salt Lake Comic Con is back for a second round, much to the delight of tens of thousands of Utah pop culture enthusiasts.
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The Globe and Mail
Sulu who? Famous, finally, for being George Takei
When George Takei was first on television being gay was 'not even talked about.'
Vivek Wadhwa: How technology will drive the promising future of medicine
Health care is a misnomer for our medical system. It should be called sick care.
Ranking movies from best to worst
We geeks feel a compulsion to assign every movie to a ranking on a series of arbitrary lists.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Shatner Explains Why He Live-Tweets CW Shows
Followers of William Shatner on Twitter may have noticed that the Star Trek legend has been live-tweeting along to various shows on The CW, such as Supernatural , The 100 , The Tomorrow People and Star-Crossed -- but why? The actor has now provided us with an answer.
These Are the New Voyages
It had to happen. In fact it's happened for a decade now. The spirit of the original Star Trek has been brought back many times for Internet TV in many different incarnations, most notably Star Trek: Phase II .
Leonard Nimoy To Be Honored With Hometown Emmy
Sci-fi favorite Leonard Nimoy is to be feted for his stellar TV career with a special hometown Emmy Award.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
San Diego Biz Names Famous Mermaid
The blond mermaid on the labels of San Diego-based Chicken of the Sea tuna cans for six decades finally has a name-Catalina.
Famous Capt. Kirk honors real one at ship christening
That was the message actor William Shatner, best known for playing Capt. James T. Kirk in the 'Star Trek' TV series and movies, sent to Capt.
The Charlotte Observer
BBC America's 'Real History' is Science Fiction 101
"The Real History of Science Fiction" on BBC America starts April 19. From Left: Edward James olmos , Rutger Hauer , Zoe Saldana , Nichelle Nichols , Nathan Fillion .
Leonard Nimoy earns hometown honors
The Boston native who lived long and prospered as Spock in the "Star Trek" television show and movies is being honored by his hometown chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Did Ed Sheeran Record "Sing" in the Presence of...Mr. Spock?
If Ed Sheeran 's new single "Sing" sounds perfectly logical to you, perhaps that's because it was reportedly recorded in the presence of the world's most famous Vulcan: Mr. Spock.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
John Cho talks That Burning Feeling and his new show Selfie
'I know we are in a transition period but it seems like we are getting more Captain Americas and fewer Burning Feelings,' says John Cho When John Cho was a kid, he remembers how the world of TV was one slice of white bread after the next.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The WSU Signpost
Chase-ing the Spotlight: Social activism in the performing arts
Last week, WSU's production of "Mockingbird" came to a close. The play centered on a young girl with autism named Caitlin, played by Camry Bagley.
Cleveland's planned Pop Expo goes bust, Wizard World expected to come
The promoters of the expo, best known for putting on cat shows around the country, said another comic convention company with a history of putting on shows, has jumped in and made a long-term deal with the convention center for a series of shows in Cleveland.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Sci-Fi Stars Set Sights on Hawaii for 'HawaiiCon'
Sci-fi junkies and warm-weather lovers, rejoice! A three-day science, sci-fi and fantasy conference will take place in September on Hawaii's Big Island.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
'Game of Thrones' piracy is booming; TV's best...
Today's TV Talk includes this bit of not-surprising news -- people are pirating "Game of Thrones" in record numbers .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Gaming, comics, cosplay, anime and more meet at local conventions
Graphic designer Alex Ellsworth, 28, of Whitmore Lake was Transformer leader Optimus Prime at last year's Motor City Comic Con.
The Columbus Dispatch
George Takei will lead this year's gay-pride parade
George Takei, who played Hikaru Sulu in the television series Star Trek , will be the grand marshal of this year's gay-pride parade.
The Daily Beast
Sorry Miyagi, Asians Need VillainsBy Arthur Chu
No one wants to be Mr. Miyagi or Data or the reliable steady source of clever ideas and technical know-how and good-natured earnestness and inner peace.