Sci-Friday #102: Billy West – Futurama Voice Actor Bloopers

If you love scifi, you love Futurama – it’s that simple. Matt Groenig’s love letter to pop culture and science fiction included some of the top voice actors in Hollywood including a guy named Billy West. Billy, if you didn’t already know, had already built a successful voice career doing Ren and Stimpy. He went …

Birth of the Meme: The 20th Anniversary of ‘All Your Base’

Next week is the 20th Anniversary of the birth of the meme ‘All Your Base,’ one of the most well-known viral memes of the pre-social media era. The original link is here, but you can also watch it on Youtube. Feel free to catch up first, and then let’s talk about what ‘All Your Base’ …

Sci-Friday #100 – We Did It! – Scifi and Blender

Drum roll, please … Hooray, we did it! We made it to Sci-Friday’s hundredth post – huzzah! I’ve been doing this for one hundred blog posts now, and it’s been a fun, fascinating challenge to find something every week to highlight the fun side of science fiction. In this week’s Sci-Friday, we have a breakdown …

Sci-Friday #99 – Jawa Van Halen – Fun Scifi Stuff

Did you know the Jawa’s like Van Halen? Neither did I. And yet, this stop-motion animation provides undeniable proof of the galactic popularity of EVH. The beauty of scifi, as I’ve said, is how it lets us leverage our weaknesses into strengths.¬†The creator himself candidly pointed out: “A Jawa Plays Eruption: A Tribute to Edward …

New SF Short Story – The Conquered – Old-school Scifi

I’m so excited to share this with you. The Conquered, is now available online at Amazon and your other favorite bookstores. This new SF Short story¬† is a celebration of old-school scifi. I’ve been working on The Conquered for a while; this is the moment where it gets fired off into the universe! As I …