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Dragon-Connection, Chuck Woolery style

Dragon-Connection, Chuck Woolery style

Thomas Wheatley uncovers the softer side of Dragon*Con. I just cut and pasted. Micah from Knoxville at dragoncon – m4w – 22 (Atlanta) Date: 2011-09-05, 4:31PM EDT We met sunday night briefly. I was the transformers guy. reply to this with the number i have […]

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Geeks have sex, too

Geeks have sex, too

Venture over to the casual encounters section of Craigslist for the kinkier side of Dragon Con. A more complete preview to come once I adjourn to my home computer, as some of these ads are bit blue — and I’m not talking the Na’vi. Attractive […]

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Geeks on parade

Geeks on parade

Alas, there’s no one standing outside Comic-Con pointing their finger and yelling “geek” at the assembled losers. I tried to warn you. (via Gawker)    

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Worst trend ever

Worst trend ever

Learn The Bachelorette Flash Mob Dance! Wanna play a cruel trick on yours truly? Set me up with a flash mob enthusiast. Speaking of, is this not the most annoying commercial ever? Braves fans like myself are subjected to it a good 20 times a […]

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A douchebag geek hippie responds

A douchebag geek hippie responds

(via Andrew Sullivan) Being a geek, I will close this by invoking the Silmarillion: Morgoth destroyed the Two Trees and provoked the Noldor into atrocities and self-destruction. Yet even after he was thrust through the Door of Night and into the Timeless Void, the seeds […]

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I yield the culture to sci-fi geeks

I yield the culture to sci-fi geeks

Do I have a choice? I was just informed of the inspiration for the popular hashtag (God I feel smarmy) #Hothlanta. Sayeth Wikipedia: In the fictional universe of Star Wars, Hoth is the sixth planet of a remote system of the same name. It is […]

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Dragon*Con love connection

Dragon*Con love connection

Geeks are getting kinky (shudder): Sep 5 – Dragon Con Guy Wants Super Hero to Push Him Around – m4w – 35 – (Dragon Con) Sep 4 – Dragon Con – Alien vs Predator Interstellar Swinger Party – (Dragon Con – Sheraton) Aug 10 – […]

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Here come the nerds!

Here come the nerds!

Homer Simpson: As a jock, it is my duty to give nerds a hard time Downtown will be crawling with them this weekend for DragonCon. I forecast their ascension in this column that appeared in the AJC on 12/29/03: Remember the Star Trek juror, the […]

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Guest list for ‘Match Game’ revival coming to town

Guest list for ‘Match Game’ revival coming to town

Rene Auberjonois (”Deep Space Nine,” “Boston Legal” “Benson”) LeVar Burton (”Star Trek: The Next Generation”) Linda Hamilton (”Terminator” films) Richard Hatch (the original “Battlestar Galactica” and 22 episodes of the new one) Kelly LeBrock (”The Woman in Red,” “Weird Science”) Edward James Olmos (”Miami Vice,” […]

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Toldja

Toldja

“Avatar” has set a box office record, which shouldn’t be a surprise. Sci-fi geeks have taken over the culture, as I warned in a 2003 editorial for the AJC. On TV, “Jersey Shore” is all the rage. Who would’ve thought Jersey caricatures would be such […]

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