Really? I always thought that the plot was "Monolith co-opts evolution of primitive man, forces them to reach the Moon, then forces them to send the Discovery to Jupiter to get Dave Bowman, whom they then turn into the Starchild...all for their own ends. (revealed in 2010 to be using the mass of Jupiter to reproduce‚Ķ » 10/21/14 3:45pm Today 3:45pm

I can't believe I'm the only one upset at seeing the M7 team let go. Is this a sign that there are fewer and fewer myths left unbusted? Has Discovery reduced Mythbusters' funding, leading to cutbacks - and maybe the show eventually ending? And what can we do to get Grant, Tory and Kari brought back? » 10/21/14 5:28pm Today 5:28pm

Pffft. 75 years ago, superhero costumes were based on the circus outfits of the time, and were not "stupid" then, and are not (that) stupid now. They are a part of the characters' history, and should not be changed, any more than you should have "Superman Red" and "Superman Blue." » 10/21/14 10:18am Today 10:18am

Total Recall, Arnold version. Quaid was (arguably) an asshole when Cohaagen sent him to have his brain scrambled to be a mole among the Mars colonists...and a much nicer guy afterwards. Seeing as the amnesia wasn't a "plot device" as such (cheezy anime trope anyone?), but an integral part of the story, it makes sense. » 10/20/14 3:53pm Yesterday 3:53pm