Son of Jango Fett

By G.P. Avants When I say the name Boba Fett what images come to mind? Fearless warrior? Bounty Hunter? A simple man trying to make his way through the galaxy? If you are a Star Wars fan you know that this character first introduced in Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back was only meant to…

The Expanding James Holden

By G. P. Avants Great characters are timeless. A hero is a hero no matter what time period they are born into. James Holden is just an ordinary man who had greatness thrust upon him. In the coldness of space he and his crew hold the key to a new life for humanity. In the…

The Journey of Asoka Tano

By G. P. Avants Walking the narrow road is a hazardous journey. It requires a balance of one’s resolve and oftentimes brings you to many relective moments along the way. Just as Asoka Tano. She became the unexpected padwan of Anakin Skywalker. Asoka fought along side he, Obi-wan Kenobi, and many illustrious Jedi, while facing…

Episode 96 John Dexter’s Sci-Fi Laboratory

h     ttps://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-qr3cb-fb4ef7 It’s nice to have family pop on the show from time-to-time. Today, Gary’s brother John stopped by to talk about some of his favorite old and new Sci-Fi features. 

Dorkus Maximus

By G. P. Avants You gotta love someone with a great sense of humor. They are the sort of person who can find the punch line in any situation or can create one with ease. Maybe a person who can be the butt of a joke and take it with stride might be the rarest…

Building People Bridges

By G.P. Avants  Be yourself. I know one thing that is easy to do is fake being the real you. Neeks are teased and are often misunderstood. Sometimes it’s easier to hide your brain when you think people will blow you off.  Here is an interesting stat: Smart girls can easily hide their intelligence if…

Books VS. Movies

By G.P. Avants For the past four years I have been teaching high school. I had totally opposite jobs, teaching CAHSEE English and Video Production. One is non-technology and book centered, the other of course is all film and production based. I was working every day in two contrary worlds. “Mr. Avants, which do you…