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Feb112012

Tanked Episode 190 for Tuesday Feb. 7, 2012

 ANNOUNCEMENTS 


- Beers
- Aaron, Scott and Nate will be at the Waterford Lanes Sat. 8:00pm in Commerce (?) Show up and have a beer on us!
- Live show with Bobby Electric coming soon. TBA
- Most Super Bowl tweets were NOT about the game? Mahable.com



 TECH 

 

Netflix's Original Programming: Enough to Turn Things Around?

ReadWriteWeb.com



 MOVIES 

Could a new Star Trek TV show really happen?

There's been a lot of buzz the past few days about the possibility that the creators of the Munsters reboot, now known as

Mockingbird Lane, could get a Star Trek TV show off the ground.

Both creators, Bryan Fuller and Bryan Singer, have expressed a desire to bring back Star Trek in the past — Fuller wanted

to do a TV show set in the revamped timeline of J.J. Abrams' movies, while Singer wanted to do a show set in the far future.

And now, both Bryans are working together on Mockingbird Lane — so it's not surprising to hear that they've chatted about

their mutual interest in Star Trek. A report over at Ain't It Cool News, late last week, mentioned in passing that the two Bryans

had had conversations about it, and this got picked up over the weekend by a number of sites. From what we're hearing,

it sounds as though these are literally just conversations at this point, and there's nothing concrete — and definitely

nothing has been pitched to CBS yet. On the other hand, this gives us a good reason to hope that Mockingbird

Lane does well — so it gives the creators enough clout to pitch an expensive Star Trek show.

i09.com

New Judge Dredd Pics from the upcoming Film

You've got to be kidding me! HAHAHAHA!
YBMW.com

New Image From ‘Prometheus’ Featuring Noomi

Rapace And Logan Marshall-Green

Source: Daily Dead

A new image from Ridley Scott’s much anticipated sci-fi film “Prometheus” has surfaced. The image features

Noomi Rapace and Logan Marshall-Green in their cool blue space suits exploring an ancient alien ruin.

“Prometheus” follows the story of a team of explorers who discover a “clue to the origins of mankind on Earth,

leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There they must fight a

terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.”

Set for a June 8th release, the film which may or may not be a prequel to “Alien”

also stars Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, and Idris Elba.

YBMW.com


Spider-man Trailer:
http://www.youtube.com/embed/R5sZgMfwtpg?feature=player_embedded
Looks freaking dark and I think it looks great!!




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 ODD NEWS 
 

Dad picking up DUI son gets DUI


MEDIA, Pa., Feb. 7 (UPI) --

Police in Pennsylvania said man who came to pick up his son,

who was charged with driving under the influence,

was arrested for the same offense.

 

Pennsylvania State Police said Timothy Smith of Chadds Ford

showed up at the barracks in Media to pick up his son,

who had been arrested on a DUI charge, at 10:45 p.m.

and troopers quickly got the impression that Smith had also been drinking,

 

the Philadelphia Daily News reported Tuesday.

 

Police said they determined Smith had driven his car from Chadd's Ford

to the barracks and arrested him on a DUI charge.

 

 

Man 'always wanted' police to chase him

BUTTE, Mont., Feb. 7 (UPI) --

A Montana man who told police he led them on a chase because he

"just always wanted to do that" was fined $1,000 for reckless driving.

John Hughes, 55, of Butte was fined Thursday after pleading guilty to misdemeanor

reckless driving while eluding a peace officer, The (Butte) Montana Standard reported Tuesday.

 

City Judge Dan Sweeney said the county attorney's office recommended no jail time

because Hughes has no criminal record and was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol

at the time of the offense.

 

Police said Hughes intentionally got a police car to chase him in Butte around 3:25 a.m.

and the chase reached the interstate, where Hughes drove at speeds exceeding 100 mph.

Hughes was eventually stopped when police deflated his tires with stop sticks.

A police report quotes Hughes as saying he started the chase because

"I just always wanted to do that."



Man accidentally shoots self at gun show

 

SAVANNAH, Ga., Feb. 6 (UPI) --

Police in Georgia said they are investigating in incident

in which a gun show attendee apparently accidentally shot himself in the leg.

 

Savannah-Chatham police said the 26-year-old Charles Lake man was reloading his pistol

at the gun show Sunday at the Savannah Civic Center and accidentally discharged a round

into his leg about 5:10 p.m., the Savannah Morning News reported Monday.

 

The man was taken to the Memorial University Medical Center with a non-life-threatening injury.

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