A Geek's Guide To The Galaxy

My Favorite Media Stuffs for 2010

My Favorite Media Stuffs for 2010

Best/Favorite Films – in order:

Scott Pilgrim Vs The World, Toy Story 3, Black Swan, 127 Hours, True Grit, The King’s Speech, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, Inception, The Social Network, Kick-Ass

Best Acting in Film:

Colin Firth, The King’s Speech (runner-up James Franco, 127 Hours)
Natalie Portman, Black Swan (runner-up Hailee Steinfeld, True Grit)

Worst Movie (that I saw):

Cop Out

My Favorite TV – in order:

LOST (The Final Season)
Louie (Louie C.K.)
30 Rock
The Pacific
Dexter (I’ve just seen the 1st & 2nd Seasons, so far)
Walking Dead
The Sarah Silverman Program (sadly cancelled)
Important Things With Demitri Martin (sadly cancelled)

My Favorite Podcasts – in order:

Comedy Death Ray Radio [Comedy, UCB Improv and Interviews] (Scott Auckerman)
The Bugle [Current Events Comedy] (John Oliver and Andy Zaltzman)
Coverville [Music Covers] (Brian Ibbott)
The Moth Podcast [Live Storytelling without notes]
Film Sack [“Classic” movie reviewing and ribbing] (Scott, Brian, Brian & Randy)

My Favorite New (to me) Music – in order:

Careless Love, Half the Perfect World, Dreamland & Bare Bones (Madeleine Peyroux)
LOST – Season 6 (Michael Giacchino)
Strict Joy (The Swell Season – Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova)
Tron: Legacy (Daft Punk)
Wreckorder (Fran Healy solo album from Travis)

My Favorite Comics – in order:

Daytripper [Entire Mini-Series, 1-10]
Amazing Spider-man [Brand New Day – conclusion]
The Walking Dead [1-35, so far]
Fables [1-85, so far]
The Unwritten [1-10, so far]

Favorite Film Trailers for 2010 movies:

True Grit
The Social Network
Tron: Legacy

Some More Favorite Things found this year…

http://www.nineteeneightyeight.com/ – Fantastic Pop Art Gallery
http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/ – Brilliant Collections of Photos weekly
http://xkcd.com/ – Great webcomic – you probably already know it – if not check it out!
http://www.livestrong.com/ – GREAT health/calorie counting website and iphone app that helped me lose 40 pounds and take up running!

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