June 28, 2013, 9:47 AM — We've got a special "double episode" of Geekend - with many people off next week due to the Fourth of July holiday falling on a Thursday, we are covering the next two weekends with geeky weekend suggestions covering movies, barbecues and local carnivals.
Will Minions dominate the July 4 box office? Does anyone really remember The Lone Ranger TV show? Is the water gun carnival game fixed? Is there a cool way to wear a BBQ apron? Find answers to these and other burning questions in the weekly episode of Geekend, presented here:
* Trailer: "The Heat" - http://youtu.be/c-KKx0lcn2A
* Trailer: "White House Down" - http://youtu.be/_wonLfgO5p8
* Trailer: "Despicable Me 2" - http://youtu.be/9MDVF3Hc3yg
* Trailer: "The Lone Ranger" - http://youtu.be/CAUjV2hGuW4
* Tactical BBQ apron - http://www.thinkgeek.com/product/11cd/
What big plans do you have for the Fourth of July weekend? Let us know in the comments!
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