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Jobs We Want: Concept artist Gus Mendonca helps create the look of Star Wars, Halo, and others

Ever wondered what a concept artist does for film/TV/games/comic books? Now you’ll know.

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What To Do When There Is No Closet Space

So where do closet-less urbanites like me, store my clothes, my shoes, and my dreams of square footage?

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In artist Dave Pollot’s hands, everything old is new again. Geeky too

An artist repurposes old paintings to geeky effect.

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What Happens When You Pay Your Rent Late?

You’re Late, You’re Late, for a Very Important Date.

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This Orphan Black fan bracelet maker has gone big time

It’s not every fan whose work appears as a plot point on their favorite show.

But New York City-based Miriam Salzman, whose love of Orphan Black inspired her to design, make, and sells friendship bracelets on her Etsy site Summer of String, is not eve…

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Harlan Ellison remembered: Twitter pays tribute to the Star Trek/Outer Limits writer

Harlan Ellison, the enfant terrible of the 1960s speculative fiction publishing world who was known for his irascible nature as much as his brilliant prose, has died at age 84.

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When to hire an ethics officer

Your company has a grand plan for digital disruption (and world domination). When and how should you consider the philosophical consequences?

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Stuff We Love: The Guild’s ‘I’m the One That’s Cool’ is the world’s greatest geek anthem

I’m not a touchy-feely person. On the Myers-Briggs personality scale, I “think” rather than “feel.” (ENTP, babies.) But watching the video for The Guild’s “I’m the One That’s Cool” put a lump in my throat and made me sniffle with wha…

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Stuff We Love: The lyrics in Batman: The Brave and the Bold’s ‘Birds of Prey’ are naughty fun

When you were a child, you spoke as a child, you understood as a child, and you probably watched Batman: The Brave and the Bold as a child. But when you became an adult, maybe you thought, “Hey, did those lyrics from the song ‘Birds of Prey’ really say…

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Stuff We Love: ‘Roll a D6’ music video will make you want to play Dungeons & Dragons immediately

YouTube recommends all sorts of clips for me, and rarely do I click on them; I still live in regret after clicking on a link that led me to “Two Girls, One Cup.” (Thanks, dude who created that link. Thank you to hell.) But recently I saw the title for …

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