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IN THE TUBES: DAY OF THE TRIFFIDS

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“In the Tubes” goes retro to bring us the finest in end-of-the-world schlock-tastic fright-fests. (Here, have some more hyphens.) Continue reading

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GEEKED: BATTLE OF THE PLANETS

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If one or more of these things is distasteful to you, please go sit in the corner with all the rest of the lame people so that those of us who enjoy these things may have our fun in peace. Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: NOW EVEN MORE AWESOME

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Forget YouTube: this is online television redefined. And it just got better. Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: BUSBY BERKELEY

This week Network Awesome salutes Matthew Barney’s Cremaster series, and everything associated with it: Blimps, the Chrysler Building, Slayer, and today: Busby Berkeley.
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NETWORK AWESOME: THE WOMEN OF PUNK

How Joan Jett Ruined My Life, or, the Women Of Punk Are About to Ruin Your Life Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: TOOMORROW

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A god-awful 70s band gets abducted by aliens who need music in order to survive. Oh, and Olivia Newton-John is in it for some reason. Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: ARENA

Steve Armstrong, the Greatest Hero of All Time
Two of the greatest heroes of all time square off against the relatively unknown Steve Armstrong in B-movie Arena. Who wins? The results might surprise you. Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: BUZZ

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MTV used to be cool. No, seriously, it did. Not even joking. It used to be even more bizarre and borderline-painful-to-watch than Adult Swim. Proof: Buzz. Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: TETSUO

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As you probably already knew, the Japanese are crazy, especially when it comes to sci-fi freakouts. By “crazy” I mostly mean that they’re really really good at them. Case in point: Tetsuo. Continue reading

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NETWORK AWESOME: EAMES LOUNGE CHAIR

Your Bottom’s Best Friends: Charles and Ray Eames and the Modern Day Throne
by Kristen Bialik Continue reading