The Grand Budapest Hotel directed by Wes Anderson, is one of his best works to date. The story of a hotel it’s glory days, but wrapped in a murder mystery. 404 more words
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Here’s a marketing poser for you… When is your target audience not your target audience?
The answer can be found in the mysterious art of brand positioning, and a prime example of particularly bold brand positioning leapt out at yours truly earlier this week. 695 more words
You will see some Batman and Wonder Womans roaming around Chicago this weekend! Comic Con returns to Chicago this weekend! It will be at the Donald E. 35 more words
A while back, Nerd Reactor published an interesting piece on harassment at conventions, entitled “Harassment in the nerd place: What can be done?” Amid musings about the effectiveness of signs at mobilizing perhaps otherwise complacent bystanders and the feasibility of imposing “one-strike” bans for perpertrators, the article relates the experiences of a couple of cosplayers – one male, in costume, and one female, even out of costume – and assumes that the « real world » doesn’t have time for harassment, and so we as the people occupying the “nerd space” should make it so that we don’t have time for it either. 686 more words