To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

August 22nd – On this day in 2017, the proposed reboot of Xena: Warrior Princess is officially cancelled. NBC Entertainment President Jennifer Salke, said: “We looked at some material; we decided at that point that it didn’t warrant the reboot.”

More tomorrow…