Category Archives: Conspiracy Theory

Grand Wizard Tarkin and Racism in Star Wars

Today on Ask the DM we delve once again into the world of Star Wars: What the hell is a “moff”? Could I become one if I worked real hard at it? Simply put, a Moff is a title bestowed … Continue reading

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Angry Birds, Swine and the Secret Cold War

This week we take a look at the Angry Birds conspiracy and Russian Swine hatred.  Bleach Sandwich asks: How do you feel about the Swine? How do you feel about that?  You know you love it.  But seriously, this seemingly … Continue reading

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The Devil’s Dew: Roleplaying’s Dark Secret

This week we examine yet another conspiracy that has remained unprobed in the world of Geek: In the last year I started and joined quite a few different groups for tabletop gaming… It had not occurred to me previously that there is a trend … Continue reading

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Why Republicans Hate Firefly

Today we tackle a question of monumental importance to the Geek community: Why was Buffy so popular but Firefly, a show about space pirate cowboys, was not? Is it a conspiracy? -P. Boogie The simple answer to your question, is … Continue reading

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Midi-Chlorians and French Canada

This Week Josh asks: I just lost my midichlorians and don’t know how to escape this sith stronghold!!!! Help! (Star Wars 2nd ed old rep) What do I do? Midi-chlorians were an invention of George Lucas that people either loved … Continue reading

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