This weekend, Netflix recommended that I watch Heartless, a Danish TV show. I’m not a fan of subtitles, but the premise sounded intriguing:
Look what I got in my inbox this morning! A download for Pwning Tomorrow: Stories from the Electronic Frontier from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. And the authors include io9’s Charlie Jane Anders and former io9er Annalee Newitz!
In a rare fit of festivity, I compiled a list of holiday time books with science fiction, fantasy, horror, or superhero themes. So when you get bored between December 25 and January 5, here is a great way to spend the 12 Days of Christmas — reading!
ABC just announced that they canceled Forever, starring Ioan Gruffudd, Alana De La Garza, Judd Hirch, and David Joel Moore. This was my favorite show this year! Such depressing news.
I just saw the season 1 finale of Forever — SO GOOD! I couldn’t find any discussions on io9 about it, so I thought I would start a place to discuss the episode, the season, and my dreams for a second season. Spoilers ahead!
I’m a little surprised to see that io9 has not posted a review of Hulu’s original show Deadbeat, about a medium, Pac (Tyler Labine — LOVE HIM), who has one friend (his drug dealer, Roofie, played by Brandon T. Jackson), no job, no money, and no life. To get by, Pac solves mysterious hauntings by talking with the dead…
The famous artist behind the Doctor Mew series, Jenny Parks, is back — with even more amazing geeky cat portraiture. Behold Cat Daryl Dixon, Catiel, and Avengers Cats! Plus one Winter is Coming Corgi, for dog lovers.