The Daily Geek: Tom Baker On Elisabeth Sladen, George Takei On The Akira Remake, and more!

Tom Baker has a touching tribute to his Doctor Who co-star Elisabeth Sladen on his website:

"She can't be dead. But she is: she died yesterday morning. Cancer. I had no idea she was ill; she was so private, never wanted any fuss, and now, gone. A terrible blow to her friends and a shattering blow for all those fans of the programme whose lives were touched every Saturday evening by her lovely heroic character, Sarah-Jane Smith."

This set of placid Ghostbusters is by artist Christopher Lee:

Show off your Geek colors with pride with "Nerd Bling" like this Firefox pendant:

Count Star Trek alum George Takei among those not happy about thre possibility that an all-Caucasian cast might star in the upcoming live-action Akira remake. He Tweeted the following yesterday:

Don't mess with Sulu!

These Funny Superhero Bikes are by illustrator Mike Joos:

And our video of the day, via Cartoon Brew, is the animated credit sequence for the new film "Super," done by Yo Gabba Gabba's PUNY. I don't know about you, but I'd like to see an animated series based on "Super" in this style:


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