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If you happened to miss the award-winning online musical "Dr. Horrible's Sing-along Blog" by Buffy mastermind Joss Whedon, 1. I highly suggest you check it out below, and 2. watch it before Nov. 18.

What happens on Nov. 18, you say? Well, that just happens to be the day the prequel comic book about Dr. Horrible is released by Dark Horse.

"Written by Zack Whedon (who co-wrote the 'Dr. Horrible' musical with brothers Joss and Jed and Jed's wife, Maurissa Tancharoen), the one-shot 'Dr. Horrible' comic tells the tale of Dr. Horrible and Captain Hammer's first encounter," according to


My fellow nerds and Whedon-verse geeks, it's time to rejoice! And in honor of this momentous occasion, I will leave you with these lyrics:

Bad Horse Bad Horse Bad Horse Bad Horse

He rides across the nation The thoroughbred of sin He got the application You just sent in

It needs evaluation So let the games begin A heinous crime, a show of force A murder would be nice of course

Bad Horse Bad Horse Bad Horse He’s Bad

(Heh, try getting that out of your head now).