Trisha’s Quote of the Day: When movie critics stop being neutral and start having opinions

After I saw the movie, my 13-year-old daughter asked me if I was “team Peeta or team Gale,” referring to the District 12 boy who is Katniss’s “star-crossed” lover in the Hunger Games arena and her hunky best pal back home. The question also evokes Twilight,” of course, which has gotten a lot of fan-girl […]

Posted on April 15, 2012 at 08:21 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · One Comment
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Back of the Box: Twilight (yes… Twilight)

Twilight exists in many forms: books, movies, posters, blankets… and board games. For a bit of a change, instead of telling you what it’s like to play this game, I will show you: (from lordkat.com) This is a video of m brother, his friends, and myself, “playing” the Twilight board game. Let me give you […]

Posted on September 6, 2010 at 17:50 by Jillian Pullara · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Jill’s Link of the Day: Why DO Vampires Sparkle?

I thought I had the answer, I assumed the vampires in Twilight sparkled because they’re actually snake people, however it seems that they may actually be some sort of horrible insect… which gives me the heebie-jeebies more than calling the Cullenses and their ilk “vampires” in the first place. Yes, hideous insect people.

Posted on July 27, 2010 at 15:02 by Jillian Pullara · Permalink · One Comment
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Announcing the Twilight contest winners!

We here at Geeking Out About… are pleased and proud to announce the winners of our very first contest ever. To recap, the rules of the contest were as follows, and liberally liberated from the LiveJournal Daily Quiz: On Monday, June 28, we posted 10 trivia questions pertaining to the Twilight movies, the books, and/or […]

Posted on July 13, 2010 at 00:12 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Trisha’s Link of the Day: Who Stole My Twilight?

In preparing for our Twilight-themed trivia contest—you have only 8 more hours to turn in your submission!—I read up as much as I could about the saga; however, I think I’ve just discovered the very last article I will ever read about it. Enter one Tom Barrack, the head of a $16 billion multi-national investment […]

Posted on July 9, 2010 at 15:56 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Geeking Out About… presents: Twilight: New Moon the Commentary and Discussion Notes

As of this posting, you have a little over 15 hours left until the deadline to submit your answers to the trivia questions posed in our very first contest ever here at Geeking Out About.com. The trivia questions are here, the rules are here, and if you’d like a little insight into what we thought […]

Posted on July 9, 2010 at 08:47 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Lyssa’s Link of the Day: LOL Cat Eclipse

I cannot take credit for finding this. My wonderful friend, Vin, knows of my disdain for Twilight and sent this to me because he thought I would get a kick out of it. I did, and so I share it with you. WARNING: Contains slight spoilers http://www.popsuede.com/2010/07/twilight-saga-eclipse-with-cats.html The evil geniuses over at Pop Suede have found […]

Posted on July 8, 2010 at 23:50 by Lyssa Spero · Permalink · Comments Closed
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First Night Flicks: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) Directed By: David Slade Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner Based on the novel of the same name by Stephanie Meyer Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, and some sensuality. They are among us, and they are everywhere. You cannot spot one on sight. They look […]

Geeking Out About… presents: Twilight the Commentary!

As of this posting, there are a little over 48 hours left until the deadline to submit your answers to the trivia questions posed in our very first contest ever here at Geeking Out About.com. The trivia questions are here, the rules are here, and if you’d like a little insight into what we thought […]

Posted on July 7, 2010 at 23:51 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · One Comment
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Twilight trivia contest deadline extended!

So after peeking into the geekingoutabout@gmail.com Inbox and seeing three entries to our first-ever trivia contest, I thought it was perfect because there are three prizes to be won (a $15 gift certificate to Amazon.com, iTunes, or online retailer of your choice). Then, I thought that maybe that was making it way too easy for […]

Posted on July 2, 2010 at 15:22 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · One Comment
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