Dune's is the last remaining online fandom that remains pure, writes Sean T. Collins. Spectacular yet sprawling, wondrous yet wooden, prophetic yet problematic, it has everything -- and the best memes, too.
Dune references signal shared knowledge to those in the know, and that’s about it. Dune fandom is an un-fandom.
Part of my edit of Lynch's film remains live on YouTube. It's Dune with all the dialogue taken out:
These were made by artist Chezka Sunit. And as excited as I am about that new live-action Dune movie, I’m already craving an anime version using this artwork ’cause it’s gorgeous. View this post on Instagram Dune Series #5 Paul Atreides of House Atreides. 🏜 I'm planning to do two versions of Paul, this and […]
New shots from the set of Denis Villeneuve’s forthcoming Dune movie depict the hardy Fremen, natives of the desert planet at the heart of the sprawling spice opera. Those gloves Chani is wearing are Oakley Factories [CHOAM referrer link] (or knockoffs thereof), available for fifty Imperial solaris or so. Oakley Factory gloves [CHOAM]
Vanity Fair posted a more detailed set of previews from Denis Villeneuve’s forthcoming Dune movie. Here’s Paul Atreides (Timothee Chalamet) with his mother, Lady Jessica (Rebecca Ferguson).
With everything happening in the last few months, we all but guarantee no one has been thinking about their taxes. That’s understandable — because, beyond all of our current concerns, nobody enjoys the whole tax filing process during even the best of times. Unfortunately, Benjamin Franklin was right — taxes truly are as inescapable as […]
Most parents know that giving their kids educational toys and other projects will expand their minds. But what many might not realize is that physical play is actually building their mental abilities as well. Studies are still in beginning stages, but some early research supports the theory that kids who get the chance to get […]
Not every house has a fireplace. And to be honest, not every homeowner wants to deal with the hassles and maintenance of a fireplace. But it’s tough to argue that the intoxicating glow and dance of a licking flame isn’t mesmerizing, not to mention all of a fire’s practical uses. For those looking to enjoy […]