Sci-Fi · TV & Movies

Uhura Wears Red

Originally posted on Comparative Geeks:
It occurred to me recently that Lieutenant Uhura, the Enterprise’s communications officer, portrayed by the formidable Nichelle Nichols, wears a red uniform. This may not be immediately surprising. Lots of people wear red uniforms in the Original Series. All the nameless “redshirt” security guards, yes, but also the entire engineering…

History · Other Stuff

Museum Visit: Bartow History Museum and Tellus Science Museum

Several weeks ago, I made a special trip to Cartersville, Georgia, to visit the Bartow History Museum and the Tellus Science Museum. (Cartersville also contains the very large Booth Western Art Museum, which unfortunately I couldn’t fit into my day trip, but some other time!) Bartow History Museum A local history museum for Bartow County.…… Continue reading Museum Visit: Bartow History Museum and Tellus Science Museum

Children's & Middle Grade · Fantasy · TV & Movies

Tinker Bell Answers: The Basis of Our Protagonist’s Identity

“what is the basis for our protagonist’s identity? in the movie tinkerbell” “basis of a protagonist’s identity in tinkerbell” “tinkerbell protagonist” “tinkerbell engineer” Something tells me there’s a homework question going around about the basis of Tinker Bell’s identity! Well, I’m not doing your homework for you, but I do think this is a really…… Continue reading Tinker Bell Answers: The Basis of Our Protagonist’s Identity