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80’s Nostalgia re-Introduction

So I know I look young for my age *blush* but I started my crazy life growing up in the wonderful era of the 1980’s and 90’s. And it was pretty fun! (Well of course it was fun- I didn’t have to pay any bills or be a responsible ‘adult’…

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Star Trek Into the Darkness Teaser!

My first Look at the trailer for the  new Star Trek movie! (…In which I overanalyse it like a Trekkie fangirl, then show off my Karl Urban autographs)  I think I just peed myself a little… The first movie trailer for Star Trek: Into the Darkness was recently released online. And…

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Supanova Brisbane 2012: Part 1

 Supanova Pop Culture Convention report Brisbane 2012 …SpaceFairy goes to Supanova! Part 1: Day 1 (Intro to “D-Day” Friday, and B-Grade Movie Maniacs!) B-Movie Maniacs [Actress Laurene Landon, Cassandra “Elvira” Peterson, Australian Director Michael Spierig] Let’s Sing…There’s Zombies Outside! (A Zombie musical I can’t wait to see!) Comic Book MasterClass…

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How to dance ‘Thriller’

I recently fulfilled a long-time goal of dancing Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’, in public, while dressed as a zombie. Yup. Other people make goals about stuff they want to accomplish in their career, or about owning a boat, or whatever. I am more about rich experiences. Because ultimately; fun, rewarding experiences that…

Ulysses 31
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An Ode to Ulysses 31

“G Great Galaxies!” An epic space odyssey to defy the gods… One of my favourite 80’s cartoons, based on the epic trials of Ulysses, but set in space. Pure awesome! Pro’s: Ancient Greek gods & goddesses -in outer space! One of the coolest 80’s theme songs in the entire history…

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Supanova Update: Too Many Costumes

Well, the famous guests arriving at Supanova this year keep getting better! Now, (and this is just in Brisbane) we’ve got: Hayden Panettiere (the indestructible cheerleader from Heroes) Morena Baccarin (“ambassador” Inara from Firefly(TV) and Serenity(movie)) Richard Hatch (Captain Apollo in the original Battlestar Galactica, and Tom Zarek in…

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Best children’s TV shows of the 80’s! #2

We continue our series of retro-geek-funness, with three more TV shows which SpaceFairy loved when she was a kid in the 80’s. Some are obscure, some are more popular, but all of them ROCKED… enjoy!  MASK M.A.S.K. (an acronym for the Mobile Armored Strike Command) was like a hybrid between…