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The 12 Most Horrifically Bad Dates in All of Science Fiction and Fantasy

No matter how disastrous your Valentines Day is shaping up to be, just remember: It could be worse. Science fiction and fantasy teach us that candle light and soft music can often lead death, disembowelment or being stuck at a table with a Captain Kirk who won't pay and won't let you finish your pizza. » 2/14/13 11:00am 2/14/13 11:00am