Space1970, the Blog that Inspires Me to Look Forward by Looking Back

   If you haven’t already, check out Space1970 over on Blogger. It covers Sci-Fi/Fantasy from the late 60’s to the early 80’s. The morning I discovered this wonderful blog I was captivated and, being a child of the 70’s, I felt a comfortable wave of nostalgia wash over me. Three hours later I had covered roughly 80% …

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My Top Nine Favorite Sci-Fi TV Creature Races (Pre-2009)

   This is a visual top nine list of some of my favorite sci-fi television, recurring, creature races. They may not have been on every week but they were always the threat in the background. I am trying to limit these to characters that were not rendered through stop-motion or computer generation. These are cats …

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What’s the Best Uniform in Sci-Fi?

   I challenge you to find a better uniform in all of Sci-Fi than the Colonial Warrior. (OK, it’s not a contest… this is just my opinion) The closest thing I can come up with would be the Fremen Stillsuit that was designed for David Lynch’s 1984 adaptation of Dune.    The outfits don’t feel …

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My Top 3 [x 2] Robots, Bottom 3, & 3 In Between

  Re-Listening to Plaid Stallions “Robots” podcast. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkFdDahEU_U. For my lists, i really wanted to pick some different robots. I agreed with most of the choices, but not all. So, without further ado, here is my list. My top 3 are: K-9 (Doctor  Who), Gonk (Star Wars: A New Hope), Zeroid(S.T.A.R. Team)    My top 3 humanoid [splitting hairs, sue me] robots are: Dorian (Almost …

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