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Aliens

April 13, 2016

Aliens from Spaceship Earth



The year 2016 would be vastly different and possibly improved if we had all heeded the path outlined for us in 1978 by Donovan.

Posted By: Paul - Wed Apr 13, 2016 - Comments (5)
Category: Aliens, New Age, Documentaries, Bohemians, Beatniks, Hippies and Slackers, 1970's

April 8, 2016

STAR WARS Recipes

It never really dawned on me that fans would come up with recipes to accompany these movies, but in retrospect, it only makes sense, and the fad appears to go way back, as seen in this 1983 instance below. Will they issue a new recipe for the newest trailer?


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Original article here.

Posted By: Paul - Fri Apr 08, 2016 - Comments (16)
Category: Aliens, Food, Movies, 1980's

April 7, 2016

November 20, 2015

“Life-sized” Alien Facehugger & Egg

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Too bad this won't be available until April 2016. Imagine the screams of terror, as depicted, when your lucky first-grader opens this under the Xmas tree.

Posted By: Paul - Fri Nov 20, 2015 - Comments (5)
Category: Aliens, Death, Toys, Children

August 10, 2015

Forward March

Posted By: Paul - Mon Aug 10, 2015 - Comments (0)
Category: Aliens, Music, Surrealism, Cartoons

July 11, 2015

The Astounding She-Monster




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Doesn't the narrator at the start of the full film sound like Troy McClure from THE SIMPSONS?

Posted By: Paul - Sat Jul 11, 2015 - Comments (3)
Category: Aliens, Movies, Sex Symbols, 1950's

July 9, 2015

DeSotos in Space!



This subject line will definitely be the title of my next SF novel.

Posted By: Paul - Thu Jul 09, 2015 - Comments (3)
Category: Aliens, Advertising, 1950's, Cars

May 25, 2015

El Santo vs. la Invasion de los Marcianos



I regret that I cannot find English-language versions for you. But the visuals are everything.

Complete film below. Wikipedia page for Santo.

Posted By: Paul - Mon May 25, 2015 - Comments (2)
Category: Aliens, Daredevils, Stuntpeople and Thrillseekers, Movies, Wrestling, Foreign Customs, Science Fiction, 1960's

December 31, 2014

Alien-Inspired Art

I think it makes sense for an artist to have some kind of schtick to differentiate themselves from the crowd. And Lloyd Canning's schtick is that he says his paintings are inspired by images that extraterrestrials project into his brain. According to him, this image projection began after the aliens first abducted him in 2005. The Mirror has more details. Also check out Canning's website.

He reminds me of Flora Marian Spore, the 1920s artist who claimed her paintings were inspired by ghosts. (See Paul's post from back in 2012.)



Posted By: Alex - Wed Dec 31, 2014 - Comments (9)
Category: Aliens, Art

December 23, 2014

Jump Jump the Christmas Elf

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Seriously, Jump Jump looks like a mean, vicious badass to me.

You can listen to Jump Jump's Old Time Radio adventures here.

And if you have a spare $200.00, you can own your own Jump Jump doll.

Posted By: Paul - Tue Dec 23, 2014 - Comments (12)
Category: Aliens, Holidays, 1940's, Fictional Monsters

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