Given last week’s review of Redshirts, I thought I would provide this Comic-con video (shaky, NSFW graphic in the background) that helps to illustrate the humor behind Scalzi’s book.  It is a skit written and enacted by Scalzi and a sci-fi friend [ed: Patrick Rothfuss, a ‘minor’ player in the current SF & Fantasy scene, as pointed out by none other than Steve’s better half] :

And, yes, the shaky video is an essential part of the post-Comic-con experience.