All right, fellow geeks! If you haven’t gotten your Fandom Identification Card yet, you should definitely do so. Mine says I’m a Hufflepuff (no surprises there) and places me fairly in the Lord of the Rings universe (Ent–I’m tall) and Divergent faction (Abnegation), but I still don’t know what I did to be labeled a Borg and a Dalek. Be sure and stop back in the comments to tell us how you fared.
Over at Hogwarts Professor, check out the You know you’re really an adult Harry Potter fan if… list and add your own! I happen to be very much down with the Apparating and the use of chocolate.
Those of you dying for the Potter ebooks will find sympathy in Katherine Coble’s post ranting about the extended lack of same. Even as someone who probably won’t buy the ebooks immediately, I must agree with her about the way it’s been handled.
And then, here’s Harry, Dumbledore, Voldemort and Snape griping about not winning any Oscars. Via YA Highway.
Finally, since I’m reading The Silmarillion for the first time, I’ll leave you with this thought: when Tolkien called the great mountain in Valinor “Túna”, I don’t think he anticipated small cans of fish. Or the nicknaming powers of Andy from The Office.