Futurama acknowledges a universal truth: We're obsessed with actors,…

Taking a shot at celebrity culture is so easy that it's pretty much like taking a shot at the Earth itself — it's more remarkable if you miss. Still, last night's Futurama episode The Thief of Baghead still gets in a few good shots, including some great visuals — and one character finally dies! » 7/05/12 12:00pm 7/05/12 12:00pm

How Bender Bending Rodriguez was elected head of the Washington school …

In 2010, the Washington, DC, election board set up an electronic voting system to collect absentee ballots. But a few weeks before the election, the system was flooded with votes for the hard-drinking, grave-robbing robot Bender for school board head. So who launched this plot to put a robot in charge of our children's … » 3/03/12 7:30am 3/03/12 7:30am

Your favorite friendly robots, reinterpreted as 88 minimalist squares

For his final minimalist character puzzle, Fabian Glez (who previously gave superheroes and supervillains the minimalist treatment) has rendered 87 friendly robots (and Bender) as minimalist polygons. He hasn't released an answer key yet, so you're on your own here. » 12/18/10 1:00pm 12/18/10 1:00pm

Roll A Double 20 To Meet Centaur Leela In Futurama DVD

If you picked up the direct-to-DVD Futurama movie The Beast With A Billion Backs, like all sane sentients, you'll have noticed a trailer for the third DVD movie, Bender's Game. The Planet Express crew is diving straight into fantasy role-playing, with knights, kings, and Dungeons and Dragons (whose multi-sided dice are … » 7/09/08 8:40am 7/09/08 8:40am

See Every Single Episode Of Futurama Starting Tonight

If you've been wondering what to do with yourself between now and the end of the year, you might think about tuning in to the Cartoon Network, where you can watch every single episode of Futurama starting at 11pm tonight, and running until 11:30pm December 31st. If you've got a massive hard drive attached to your DVR,… » 12/26/07 2:45pm 12/26/07 2:45pm