Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - February 17, 2009


Elton John's Rocket Pictures production company is working on Pride and Predator, a film that drops space aliens into Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.