Episode 83 – Uhura’s Got Abs from Mars!

uhuraabsof dragons and starships – Episode 83 – Uhura’s Got Abs from Mars!

Paul begins the prototype for his first interactive, vibrating toy monster from a 50’s B movie. Paul, is it done yet? Paul? Why is he spending so much time in his room? Angus buys his first AI android to help him with chores around the house. No one has met her yet and she seems to spend a lot of time alone. Angus? Why are you spending so much time in your room? CJ has gotten really bored of nothing but re-runs, reboots and rehashed media. Because of this he’s fallen off the wagon again. CJ why are you spending so much time in your room?

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News and Obits

Obits

Bunny Yeager

http://www.latimes.com/local/obituaries/la-me-bunny-yeager-20140526-story.html

E.M. Nathanson

http://www.warhistoryonline.com/featured/88-year-old-author-dirty-dozen-passes-away.html

Roger Enrico, Former CEO of Dreamworks Animation

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/roger-enrico-dead-chairman-dreamworks-899166

Makiko Futaki 

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/akira-studio-ghibli-animator-makiko-898199

Joe Fleishaker, of Toxic Avenger 

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/joe-fleishaker-dead-500-pound-897193

Buck Kartalian

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/buck-kartalian-dead-planet-apes-897028

Burt Kwouk, Cato from the original Pink Panther Movies

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/burt-kwouk-dead-cato-pink-89691

Muhammad Ali, dead at 74.

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/sports/muhammad-ali-greatest-all-time-dead-74-n584776

News

MaGyver redo!  Seriously stupid.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gt8E6X6-744

Olivia Munn is Psylocke

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=12JZYEaSblA

Binishell homes 

http://inhabitat.com/nicolo-binis-domed-binishells-homes-are-made-from-inflatable-concrete/

Machine singularity brought to you by the IDF 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JnQL7mjspg

Bored?  Why not extract your own DNA?

http://www.planet-science.com/categories/experiments/biology/2012/03/extract-your-own-dna.aspx

Skyrunner ATV 

http://www.flyskyrunner.com/

Independence Day:  Resurgence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrS7PThzR8s

Samsung and Google in contact lens race.

http://www.sciencealert.com/samsung-just-patented-smart-contact-lenses-with-a-built-in-camera

LEKA.  Robotic toy for Autistic kids.

http://www.livescience.com/54741-leka-robot-for-autistic-kids.html

India is now the third member of the Space Shuttle club.

http://www.techinsider.io/india-space-shuttle-launch-images-2016-5?utm_content=buffer25111&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Potential new fundamental force indicated in Hungarian physics experiment.

http://www.nature.com/news/has-a-hungarian-physics-lab-found-a-fifth-force-of-nature-1.19957?WT.mc_id=TWT_NatureNews

Form fit 3D printed wheelchair.

http://www.techinsider.io/3d-printed-futuristic-wheelchair-2016-5

Neil Gaiman’s works coauthored with Terry Pratchett are heading for a television series.

https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2016/may/26/neil-gaiman-terry-pratchett-tv-invasion-likely-stories-good-omens?CMP=fb_gu

Lucasfilm and Disney are selling lightsabers. Because heaven forbid anyone else makes money.

http://gizmodo.com/lucasfilm-and-disney-are-now-selling-their-own-flawless-1779818643?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

Neanderthal Sculpture Garden 

http://www.nature.com/news/neanderthals-built-cave-structures-and-no-one-knows-why-1.19975?WT.mc_id=FBK_NA_1605_FHNEWSNEANDERTHALSCULPTURE_PORTFOLIO

Deus Ex:  Mankind Divided – The Mechanical Apartheid 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D7XCAgj0TtI

Brie Larson as Captain Marvel

http://www.newsarama.com/29583-brie-larson-on-playing-captain-marvel-isnt-that-a-boy.html

Size matters in commercial space landing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2YldQM1Wk_s

 

Books

Rose of Crimson

https://angus48.wordpress.com/2016/05/28/dead-tree-book-review-vampires-without-fangs-not-frustrating-at-all/

 

Comic Books

The Ferrokin Origin Part One

https://angus48.wordpress.com/2016/05/30/graphic-novel-comic-book-review-get-your-metal-beast-on/

Nova 1 – Marvel Comic

Vintage SciFi Fantasy TV

Babylon 5

S1E2 Soul Hunter

 

Star Trek TOS S2E4 Mirror, Mirror



 

B-Movie Blindness

War Between The Planets  aka  Il Pianeta Errante 1965

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DSVrj8eIzjw  

Lindbergher and stinky fish alert!  OMGs, Paul!

What a frame rate and effects starved piece of Gorilla feces!

 

Is this where the robot dance came from?

 

Nice orbiting hemorrhoid cushion!

 

Oooooooh, Spacesuits that don’t inflate to immobilize in a vacuum.  Still don’t have them.

Pulsating…I’m going to leave this …here.

Bottles on their chests, packs on their backs and a narrator to rescue them.

 

Alright guys, the helmet swap was complete and utter bullshit.  Even in the 60s, that was stupid obvious.

 

Who lost their shirt making this?

 

Shameless Plug-Ins

Angus H Day

Next You Universe

CJ McKee

Mountain Dragon Media

Paul Schiola

http://sputniksupplies.com/

 

PSA:  Consume Entertainment, Review it.  Be legit, do not return.  Selling dead tree used is cool.  Returning ebooks and audio books is theft.

 

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