Archive for March, 2012

Total Recall (2012): Sig Sauer Pistol

Posted in Design, Physical Object, Weapons with tags , on March 28, 2012 by Staff Writer

Image from the teaser trailer for Total Recall, 2012, starring Colin Farrell. This pistol appears to be a Sig Sauer P220 or P226 with the matching official Sig Sauer compensator.

Yo Mama

Did Lovecraft Create the Chestburster?

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , on March 25, 2012 by Staff Writer

Did a specific work of H. P. Lovecraft inspire the “Alien” chestburster?

Substantial portions of this article are copied from Donovan K. Loucks’ unsurpassed Lovecraft website and an article written by Valaquen at Strange Shapes. To the best of my knowledge, my theory is original; or at least, independently arrived at.

Continue reading

Airplane! Ted’s Painting

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags on March 15, 2012 by Staff Writer

Ted Striker’s (Robert Hays) painting from his recovery time in the military hospital.

 

Airplane! TransAmerican Toy Plane

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags on March 15, 2012 by Staff Writer

This is the toy plane that Captain Oveur gives to Joey.

“Have you ever been in a cockpit before?”

“No, sir, I’ve never been on a plane before!”

“…You ever seen a grown man naked?”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Airplane! Nuns’ Life Magazine

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , , on March 15, 2012 by Staff Writer

The June 1979 issue of “Nuns’ Life.”

 

Airplane! TransAmerican Livery

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags on March 15, 2012 by Staff Writer

View of the full-size TransAmerican aircraft in distinctive red and white livery.

 

Airplane! Modern Sperm Magazine

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , , on March 15, 2012 by Staff Writer

Captain Oveur scans an issue of Modern Sperm.

 

%d bloggers like this: