The Tangent

Going off on pop culture

Reading Rainbow 2.0?

According to the Twitter feed of one LeVar "Geordi La Forge" Burton (who looks so young in the above video!), a reboot of your favorite show about reading is in the works. (via)...

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'Lost' loves cake

No one seems to know why this video of four "Lost" cast members (one of whom, spoiler alert, isn't really even on the show anymore) saying "Mmm ... cake" in from of a green screen exists. In the YouTube comments, someone says that Cake is an Australian TV channel, though Google doesn't think so. (Could it be the cake is a lie?) But watch it anyway, because it's awesomely...

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'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies II' is the whole reason that book trailers exist

Just watch this:...

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TV Preview: 'The Pacific'

On TV: Part One of “The Pacific” airs on HBO at 9 p.m. on Sunday.

War is hell. Fact.

And for the actors who star in HBO’s stunning epic follow up to “Band of Brothers,” “The Pacific,” filming a war is almost as hellish.

Before shooting the 10-episode miniseries produced by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg, a startlingly realistic portrayal...

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