Watch Neil Patrick Harris' insane lecture on Ewoks from How I Met Your…

last night's episode of How I Met Your Mother, wild-eyed lothario Barney Stinson (Neil Patrick Harris) discovers that his girlfriend does not like Ewoks. Through an unlikely series of events, Barney ends up explaining his unified theory of Ewok fandom to a a college field trip. It doesn't make a lick of sense, but NPH … » 10/11/11 6:30am 10/11/11 6:30am

The Christian Slater tipping point: 2011 will be the year of Geek TV

Need more proof that geek humor has gone mainstream? Check out the new trailer for Christian Slater's new show Breaking In, which name-checks Star Wars, Dragon*Con and Avatar. These days, TV shows prove they're hip by referencing geek culture. » 1/12/11 12:12pm 1/12/11 12:12pm

How I Met Your Mother Asks The Eternal Scifi Love Question

Possibly the largest hurdle many lovers of genre movies, books and television shows have to jump with non-believers is the big scifi ultimatum. Sure they love me, but can they love my Star Wars » 9/24/08 8:20am 9/24/08 8:20am? It's all fun and games until the box is opened, and all of a sudden you're caught defending space pirates. season premiere …