Cory Casciato is a Denver-based writer with a passion for the geeky, from old science fiction movies to brand-new video games. His work has appeared in The A.V. Club, Topless Robot, Colorado Public Radio, The Zombie Research Society and, of course, Westword.
2 days ago | Film and TV
Two powerhouses of modern comedy — one intentional, one less so — come together for one glorious night tomorrow at RiffTrax Live: The Room. The original RiffTrax for the film is one of the crew's most popular ever, but for this live event they’ve ...
5 days ago | Events
May is here, and that means Star Wars (as in "may the fourth be with you," because nerds love puns). Don't worry if George Lucas's vision left you cold, though — there are plenty of great geek events happening this month that have nothing to do wi...
6 days ago | Geek Speak
May 4 is just around the corner, and for many that means it's time to celebrate the wonders of Star Wars. In case you aren't familiar with this particular piece of nerd esoterica, allow me to elucidate. Geeks love Star Wars — you knew this, r...
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13 days ago | Geek Speak
You think things are bad just because we have police murdering people daily, the government spying on us 24/7 and the slowest broadband speeds in the world? Pfft, whatever. Sure, the dystopia-lite that is modern-day America is a giant shitshow, bu...