I'll admit it: I never watched Buffy: The Vampire Slayer. Well, that's not exactly true. I watched the movie, but never got into the TV show. That didn't stop me from following the show's transition into comic book form, however. I still didn't read the comic, but I knew it was there. Now, "Season Eight" is approaching its slayerific conclusion. Buffy has passed on her arcane knowledge to slayers across the globe, creating a kind of Slayer, Inc. Which is interesting because another comic book recently went in a similar direction. Coincidence?
Alas, at the end of January football fans begin hearing the mourning bells, ringing in the end of the season. For most of us the Super Bowl is pure spectacle. For fans of the two lucky teams, there awaits...spectacle also. Still, there is hope. Linda Holmes offers this gripping photo guide to help you give a damn about one of those two teams.
Perhaps you haven't heard but Hollywood has been in the process of going through its vaults and regurgitating every movie with any cultural relevance for the last ten years or so. Next up? Here's your hint: they're "lean, green, and mean."
And, finally, the Oscar nominations were released this morning. For the more cynical among you, Razzy nominations were announced yesterday.