Aragorn Strider

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2013

    Watching My Dad Get Into Dubstep Was Painful

    Yes, those are my parents in that picture. Their pet snake, Phallys, is no longer around, and thankfully my Dad has ceased wearing a chain linking a nose ring to his ear. But, now 43, he remains a wild man, especially when it comes to music. For almost my whole life he's been rocking out in ne ... More >>

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    March 10, 2012

    Scientology Intervention: Commenters of the Week!

    It's not often that things are calm and soothing here inside the underground bunker. But after Judge Stryker gave the order yesterday for everyone just to chill out, we took it to heart. Even the cats are taking a break from tearing up the furniture. There was plenty of activity this week, though, ... More >>

  • Film

    September 13, 2005

    The Way of the Gun

    Blood not-so-simple: David Cronenberg takes aim at on-screen and real-life violence

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    February 3, 2004
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    December 16, 2003

    Final Fantasy

    Conclusions of grandeur: Peter Jackson's opus hobbitus goes out in a blaze of digital glory

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    December 9, 2003
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    December 17, 2002
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    January 15, 2002

    Arda, or Ardor

    ••• Getting to the Root of Tolkien’s Tongues

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    June 5, 2001

    Lord of the Geeks

    J.R.R. Tolkien Still Feeds the Nerd Nation’s Imagination