How does that make sense? The atoms simply exist in two places at the same time, no different than if you went five minutes to the past and met yourself. It's the same atoms travelling a convoluted path in the fourth dimension, touching the same era where they've already been. Things can be in the same place more than… » 10/31/14 11:58am Yesterday 11:58am

It's not a sword meant for combat, at all, but a ceremonial executioner's sword. Note that Ned never uses it for battle. They had swords like that in real life, to be showed off in parades and, as Ned does, to behead people who were too important to get a mere axe. The sight of those in museums raised the annoying… » 10/31/14 7:04am Yesterday 7:04am

Nope, they're more complex than that. Each geth program is an individual, but they only gain human-level or higher intelligence when they group together and share data and processing power. But they still negotiate their choices between each other as individuals, as shown in ME2 when Legion is unable to reach… » 10/31/14 4:06am Yesterday 4:06am

Although I'm ready to be proven wrong, I was under the impression that this film was the one that codified that particular cliché into the popular subconscious. That, and the completely unnecessary prologue keep this film from being a modern classic. I didn't actually mind Dracula's weird appearance that much — at… » 10/30/14 2:57pm Thursday 2:57pm

Yep. Good, healthy food at reasonable price is one of the reasons I'm happy to be European, and one of the reasons why I'm pissed at the EU-sceptics who try to portray strict quality control for foodstuffs as stupid bureaucracy and waste of tax money. EU is wasteful in many fields, but food is not one of them. » 10/30/14 10:33am Thursday 10:33am

Well, when you get down to it, the world under the Overlords is a pseudo-utopia where human social development is carefully culled and directed towards a very alien goal. It beats the alternative, if the Overlords are to be trusted in their assessment, but it still doesn't hurt to present them in a very ambiguous… » 10/29/14 2:57am Wednesday 2:57am