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Showing posts from August, 2012

Think Geek Introduces Hobbit Feet Slippers: Well, It's About Time

I'm sure many of you, like me, have always felt that somehow there is a little hobbit blood in your family tree. Well, now, thanks to Think Geek, you can display that halfling nationality on the outside.

(via The Mary Sue, via Think Geek)

For the Collectors Out There: "Hollywood Treasure"

Sometimes, deep in the bowels of Netflix's streaming selections, after wading through a hundred different B movies and other obscure titles, one happens upon a treasure - "Hollywood Treasure," to be exact. I can't actually take credit for discovering this addictive show - one of my besties checked out the program and knew I would love it.

"Hollywood Treasure" is a "Pawn Stars" style show, except the name of the game is auctions, and the big ticket items are purely movie and television memorabilia. Even though I am separated from Joe Maddalena's company Profiles in History and their auctions by about 400 miles, it feels like you can almost reach out and touch some of the invaluable pieces of movie and television history that Joe and his team find. Even if you are not a collector, if you are at all interested in 60s television, science fiction, Disney, comics, iconic movies, etc., you will find something that fascinates you while watching "H…