View Full Version : Your other daily internet stops

11-16-2004, 11:49 PM
Most of us probably have at least a few stops we make on the internet every day (or couple of days).
So, besides SSG, what other sites do you visit on a regular basis?
This could be a cool way for us to discover new, cool sites we wouldn't normally come across.

On a regular (or semi-regular) basis, I hit:
belowempty.com - a Stone Temple Pilots fansite that puts their official site to shame. I'm usually in the forum there.
velvet-revolver.com - Run by the same guy as belowempty. Another great fansite.
theforce.net - Yeah, you probably know this one.
newsaskew.com - Kind of like theforce.net for Kevin Smith fans.
thepunisher.com - Punisher fansite (duh). Surprising amount of news on the character.
comingsoon.net - Lots of movie news.
comicscontinuum.com - Comic book news.
natalieportman.com - Fansite that tends to be a bit obsessive, but lots of content.
ashleywoodartist.com - awesome comic artist I recently discovered. He (yes, he's a guy) is known for Popbot and he's doing Lore right now. I'm blown away by his style/work.
joshcomics.com - It's a friend's site. He's publishes his own indie comic. He was nominated for best self-publishing comic artist and been a guest at various cons (including San Diego). He has a very odd sense of humor.
homestarrunner.com - If you don't know this site, you suck. :)
theonion.com - Great popular parody newssite.
yahoo.com - for news mainly.

11-17-2004, 12:28 AM
Homestarrunner.com - The new email is great
Yahoo!.com - For my mail
Theforce.net - Just for the heck of it
Starwars.com - For the past week several times a day just to watch the trailer. No seriously.
Funnyjunk.com - They have some pretty funny stuff. (Check out the insanity test in the video section)

James Boba Fettfield
11-17-2004, 01:31 AM
I like list topics!

The following are for DVD news:


I look at those everyday, except weekends. They don't usually update then, which leaves two days of DVD sadness in my heart. :cry:

For my music needs:


For my horror fix:


For news/misc. of all kinds:


May some divine spirit bless the favorites folder.

11-17-2004, 07:00 AM
Yahoo.com....Fantasy Sports and email
ebay....like to look for good deals.

11-17-2004, 11:43 AM
Yahoo.com for my e-mails
501st.com For my Star Wars costuming club
EntertainmentEarth.com Duh, Star Wars figure shopping
Printroom.com Where I put my online photo albums to share with family and friends

About then, my hour and a half time limit is used at the library

11-17-2004, 12:23 PM
My normal internet routine is:
SSG I always come here first, sometimes when I don't mean to.
ZDNet Tech news and commentary. Second stop on weekdays.
eBay I use look for mostly vintage SW toys. But now that I have most everything I want, I'm looking more for old Lego sets these days.
LUGNET A big Lego user group. I lurk here. See what folks have to say about non SW Legos.
BrickShelf An online Lego gallery where people can post their Lego creations.
Classic-Castle.com Yet another Lego site. This one is for Lego Castle. If you ever liked Lego Castle this site's for you.
RebelScum I lurk this one as well, but only the vintage forums.
Netscape News and spam e-mail account.

11-17-2004, 12:52 PM
These are the sites I visit EVERY day. I go through them in this order, once I have been through them all, I then go back to the begining and go through them all again, JUST to see if they've been updated in the past 10 minutes!

starwars.com - My homepage for my fix of official Episode III information
TheForce.Net - Good for news, unfortunatly I can't read half of it anymore because it's mostly spoilers.
SirStevesGuide.com - The BEST forums in the world :D
r2-dvd.org - Region 2 DVD news
dvdanswers.com - More DVD news
thedigitalbits.com - and yet MORE DVD news
aintitcool.com - Movie news
comingsoon.net - And more movie news
darkhorizons.com - Some more movie news
latinoreview.com - And just incase I don't get enough movie news, here's some more
reddwarf.co.uk - Only on fridays cause it only update then
ganymede-titan.info - My daily dose of Red Dwarf news
thereddwarfzone.co.uk - And more Red Dwarf news
TVTome.com - Check for updates on my guides
ananova.com - General and world news
unexplained-mysteries.com - To see what spooky things have happened recently
apple.com/trailers - any new trailers?


Bobby Fett
11-17-2004, 07:54 PM
I look at SSG and Rebelscum daily, unless I'm away from home.

Two or three times a week I look at The Baseball Page and Baseball Library.

11-17-2004, 08:10 PM
MSN.com where I read news and Doonesbury, Foxtrot, Non Sequiter, and The Boondocks
MSN Encarta.com to read "On this day...". It is a link from MSN
Comics.com where I read Dilbert, For Better or For Worse, and Get Fuzzy.

I visit 2 other sites every day, but I could get banned if I spoke their name aloud - eek! :nerv: :eek: :cry: :( :speech: :beard:

Darth Grifter
11-18-2004, 02:15 AM
i visit:

lordoftheringsguide.com...great site for lotr news and fig news...i post there primarily
ssg...great site, love the news, read more than i post...
yahoo.com...fantasy football
thescreensavers.com...used to be a cool show about tech stuff, now that they are owned by g4tv, they kind of suck...
theforce.net...nuf said

11-21-2004, 07:12 PM
Google News

11-22-2004, 12:22 AM
I visit

Galactic Hunter
Dodge truck world
Automotive forums