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CYaN Podcast Episode 68: Lurching

A new episode of the Call Yourself A Nerd Podcast drops this week. On the show; Danny and Ricky talk about the new trailers for Ender’s Game and Thor, announcements from D23, and other musings that lurched from our heads.

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IWLet’s talk parallel universes for a second.

Let’s say that a very important man in an impeccable suit has his index finger hovering over a huge red button. This button is connected to some very  deadly weapons and they are all pointed at the most recent incarnation of Hitler. It is at this moment that a parallel universe is created. In one of the universes the man pushed that button and there is a new divot in the earth’s surface. In the other he chooses peace and puts plan ‘B’ into action. Since you existed in this scenario, now somewhere there is another you! This you will be shaped by his new environment. This you will be slightly different, but essentially the same.

Joey Harker understands this concept better than most because he can Walk between universes and has met the other “hims”. In fact there is a whole fleet of hims! Read More…

First Photo from Ender’s Game

Courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, we get out first look at Harrison Ford and Asa Butterfield (Hugo) playing Graff and Ender in this screenshot. Ender’s Game comes to theaters at the end of next year after many said that the book could not be adapted to film.

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