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Beecake, Monaghan, and Oscar Nominees: The One Expected Oscar Party Part II

The first part of the Space Pirate Queen’s and my epic Tolkien themed Oscar evening can be read here. This part, the second part, is about the live performances and guest appearances that followed the oh so delicious buffet and open bar at the American Legion Hall on Oscar Sunday. Yet again, this fantastic event was hosted by TheOneRing.net.

The One Expected Party 2013

Ahh yes, Billy Boyd and Dominic Monaghan. The Space Pirate Queen and I are quite the Merry and Pippin fans, so seeing these two on stage interacting with each other was an absolute treat. As always, they were both delightful and thoroughly entertaining. I felt like it was 2003 again. Sigh.

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Ep. 97 Amira de Vera

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Our guest, Amira de Vera, is a publicist, a PR personality, a daywalker and also the Space Pirate Queen’s cousin! She discusses her work as a publicist, how she helps all kinds of entertainers and the future of PR with new media and web. She also talks about how people should approach them for interviews with their clients for websites and pdocasts. Also, Billy Boyd stories as SPQ outs her for being a Hobbit fangirl.

Calling It Now: TEAM KILI

As some of you may be aware, a little movie is coming out later this year called The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. It’s kind of ridiculous how excited I am for this film. In lieu of the growing hype I felt it necessary for me to post a thoughtful and personal blog on my anticipation. Without further ado, here it is.

I call dibs on Kili.

Aidan Turner as Kili

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Fangirl Flashbacks: ‘Lord of the Rings’ Funny Parodies

A recent twitter update by Fortune Cookie brought on quite a bit of nostalgia for myself this morning. Back in the day (which wasn’t that long ago), I was pretty big on the Lord of the Rings movies. Which geek wasn’t, really? I got on the internet and pulled up all the best video parodies that were uploaded during the LotR craze. Funny how a few years of video quality is noticeable. Let’s start with the ever classic They’re Taking the Hobbits to Isengard, one of the original music remixes on the web I would say.

Or you can watch the version that goes on for 10 hours long here. Yes. I know.

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