James Whitbrook
ursus-veritas
James is a News Editor at io9. He wants pictures. Pictures of Spider-Man!
5/6/20
10:40 AM
15

Seriously though, there were some great episodes, but there were also some that were problematic as hell. “Fusion” especially made Archer look like a fucking asshole because T’Pol was clearly uncomfortable around those Vulcans and he sent her over to their ship — fucking alone!!! — anyway even though they were very Read more

5/5/20
4:54 PM
20

I’m reminded that the developers of The Force Unleashed asked Lucas to name one of the Sith apprentices in the game, and he suggested “Darth Insanius” and “Darth Icky.” Because truly by that point he had become Darth Allouttafux.

5/5/20
4:50 PM
59

Ah yes, Darth Millennial, who laid waste to the Old Republic’s once-thriving napkins, golf, and mayonaise industries.

5/5/20
4:50 PM
2

OMG, the sourDOOOOOUGHnuts videos are amazing. I’ve literally rewatched them several times and shown them to others. 

5/5/20
4:24 PM
123

Ah, yes. I fondly remember Darth Millennial’s many battles with Jedi Master Boomer

5/5/20
3:58 PM
16

Sohla El-Waylly has slowly become my favourite. She’s just a genuinely happy person who loves to cook. (I think there’s only one person in the entire crew that drives me bats but even then it’s more a “yeesh” not a “grrr”.)

5/5/20
3:06 PM
17

Not only are the people in front of the camera fun, jovial, and an outright pleasure to watch, in their highs and lows, but so are the support staff and what they bring to the table. Read more

5/5/20
2:44 PM
17

These videos are the sole reason I got into cooking. 3 months ago, I didn’t know how to use a microwave or turn my stove on (not at all exaggerating). But now, I’m looking up new recipes, trying out new things, tasting amazing (and easy to cook) food that I made!  It’s unbelievable.  Doesn’t hurt that each video is Read more

5/5/20
2:17 PM
29

The intertwining timelines of It’s Alive: Sourdough-nuts and Gourmet Makes: Starburst are an amazing hit of shared cinematic universe, it’s great

5/5/20
2:09 PM
19

I’m just watching at this point to laugh at Brad pronouncing “water”

5/5/20
2:00 PM
18

Y’all are reading my mind. I started watching these because of the Michael Shannon cooking video but am now hooked on It’s Alive.