Happy First Day of Summer, Modern Philosophers!
Not only does that mean today is the longest day of the year, but it also mercifully means that for the next three months, all snow is banned from Maine! 648 more words
I have now been to three pop culture/comic book conventions: Timmy Eddy, Dallas FanExpo and Planet Comicon in Kansas City, Missouri. Not to go all Goldilocks on you, but Timmy Eddy (a local Doctor Who convention enterting its 3rd year) is still too small, Dallas FanExpo is getting too big for its own good and Planet Comicon is just right, hitting a nice balance between marketable celebrities, creative vendors and walkable convention floors filled with plenty of quality cosplayers. 1,682 more words
There is an ever growing light being shone upon the lesser acknowledged sides of geeky culture. We see more and more anime on main stream channels; computer games are growing in recognition as a competing field against film, television, books and music; and comic books have taken the film industry by storm. 855 more words