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17 04, 2017

Star Wars Celebration 2017: A Report from the Outer Fringes

By | April 17th, 2017|Categories: Article|Tags: , |0 Comments

This past weekend I attended a convention in Orlando. No, no, no...not Star Wars Celebration 2017. I was there for a convention my children were participating in with our church. The convention was held at the Rosen Centre...WHICH IS RIGHT NEXT TO where Star Wars Celebration was. Honestly, I've been aware of my convention [...]

13 09, 2016

Nerd Lunch Podcast 243: Dragon Con Con

By | September 13th, 2016|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

In celebration of the fifth anniversary of the Nerd Lunch Podcast, CT and Pax visit Dragon Con in Atlanta. They are under the impression they are to be hosting a live Nerd Lunch panel as a means of celebrating five years, but things don't go how they expect. Along the way they meet Evan Hanson [...]

20 03, 2016

Nerd Lunch Podcast Extra Helping: ALT*Con Florida 2016 Special

By | March 20th, 2016|Categories: Extra Helping, Podcast|Tags: , , |0 Comments

CT and one of his co-hosts from the Dragonfly Ripple Podcast descend upon Tallahassee's very own pop culture convention...ALT*Con Florida. There they talk to writers, artists, cosplayers, and actors showcased at this convention now in its fourth year. Also, be sure to check out the Dragonfly Ripple feed for a companion piece to this episode. [...]

5 05, 2015

Nerd Lunch Podcast 177: C2E2 2015 Special

By | May 5th, 2015|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Nerd Lunch invaded C2E2 and while there, they met up with several Fourth Chair guests who have been on the show. Questions were asked, projects were promoted, laughs were had. Thanks to the following guests on this show: Michael May Geek Kay Todd from JunkFed Elliott Serrano Andrew Bloom Sean Kelly Jen Usellis Mackay Christopher [...]

26 11, 2013

Nerd Lunch Podcast 109: Convention Experiences

By | November 26th, 2013|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

CT and Pax, along with regular guest Jay from The Sexy Armpit, welcomes returning guest Jason Liebig of Collecting Candy. After checking in with Jason about how things at his blog have been progressing, the four embark on a discussion about their experiences at comic book, sci-fi and other genre conventions. Topics include earliest con [...]

2 12, 2011

Nerd Lunch Wives: What Makes a Good Nerd Wife?

By | December 2nd, 2011|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , , |9 Comments

And so this series of posts written by the Nerd Lunch Wives comes to a close. An impressive series to be sure. My fear now is that they are going to go off and start their own blog that will put ours to shame. Or maybe instead, we can entice them to grace us with [...]

4 08, 2011

Zarana The Enemy!

By | August 4th, 2011|Categories: Article|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Last year I was able to obtain the SDCC exclusive Sgt. Slaughter action figure through a Twitter pal. This year, that same pal tried and was unable to retrieve this year's exclusive. (Thanks for trying, buddy! I appreciate the effort!) Never fear, ebay came to the rescue and I have continued to keep up with [...]

5 08, 2010

There are two lights at the end of the tunnel…and they’re Sgt. Slaughter’s aviator sunglasses!

By | August 5th, 2010|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

When Hasbro started the G.I. Joe 25th Anniversary line a few years ago, I thought they were awesome, but I hesitated getting into it until I saw that the line really took off. At this point, I have a pretty decent sized collection. More than I planned to get. Probably more than I should have [...]

3 12, 2009

Spandexman!

By | December 3rd, 2009|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

My recent post where I talked about setting up my friend with Nightwing led me on a search for Nightwing images where I stumbled across this one:Yes, much laughter ensued in my house.Then I followed a link and stumbled upon the Spandexman site. More laughter ensued. My personal favorite is the Captain Marvel costume and [...]

23 11, 2009

Hatter Entertainment

By | November 23rd, 2009|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Although it's been a while, every so often I like to point out some cool artist I find out there on the internets. The one I'm mentioning in this post is one I've "refound."As I may have mentioned before, almost 12 years ago, I interned at Marvel Comics in the editorial department. It was a [...]