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Early Buzz: 'Community,' Mark Hamill, Gwar and more

18Aug, 2014 05:08 am PDT Visited : 11713 times | 0 Visits Today

Good morning! I hope you made the most of the weekend; I watched a few movies and started a great graphic memoir from our longtime pal MariNaomi. I hope these headlines help melt away your Monday worries:

- We have a profile of George Takei.

- Watch a trailer for the new season of Community on Yahoo.

- Penny Marshall remembers her friend Robin Williams in the New Yorker.

- You can download a collection of Dungeons & Dragons short stories read by Felicia Day, "Weird Al" Yankovic, David Duchovny and others for free.

- I was sad to hear that skateboarder Jay Adams died. He was a member of the Z-boys team and portrayed by Emile Hirsch in the movie Lords of Dogtown.

- Starz renewed Outlander for a second season.

- I remember many years ago when we tried to determine the best American rock band on Pop Candy. Here, Grantland names some contenders.

- Mark Hamill is rockin' a beard for Star Wars.

- Joe Strummer's Thunderbird is on eBay.

- Alison Brie and Jennifer Lawrence appeared in this horrible-looking MTV pilot.

- Yep, Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a feminist.

- Here's a roundup of popular soundtracks that never hit No. 1.

- Gwar's Oderus Urungus (portrayed by the late Dave Brockie) was given a Viking funeral in Richmond, Va.

- This video shows a Rubik's Cube being solved around the world.

- This pizzeria offered some great Robin Williams specials.

- And finally, for Morrissey fans: It's Mozopoly.

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