Cosplay, in recent years, has become hugely popular. Whether or not you think cosplay (short for costume players) is weird, there’s one thing you should know: cosplaying is one of the most liberating acts to perform. Considering that my favorite holiday is Halloween, cosplaying makes every day Halloween for me. I can be anyone I want […]Read more "Funday Friday: All Dressed Up"
C2E2, Free Comic Book Day…these events and more to come in the Spring! See that, kids? That’s called misdirection. In the meantime, let’s talk about a very exciting upcoming event: the Oscars. Normally, I could care less about the Oscars–it’s just the crown jewel in a string of 4 billion award shows that do the exact […]Read more "Get Ready! Get Excited! Get Tweeting!"
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Welcome to our new series! What is it? Well, I’m old enough to remember when being a geek wasn’t cool or even accepted. I remember a friend of mine asking me why I read comics, pointing out that I was the only person in the school who…
Remember 15 years ago when it was perfectly acceptable to be in love with something? Backstreet Boys, Rugrats, Tamogachis? Remember the sweet swag you used to carry to school or put up in your locker? I sure do. Swag is one of the few things we nerds have to show our proud love of a […]Read more "Code Name: Secret Agent Nerd–How to Take Your Pop Culture Passions into the Workplace"
This week, the inevitable happened: Tom Felton was sorted into Gryffindor on Pottermore (you can find an article here that details what happened). For those who are not in the know, Tom Felton played Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter movies, who was through-and-through a Slytherin. And for those of you who, for some reason, have […]Read more "Funday Friday: It’s Levi–OOOOO–sah!"
Hello Internet. How are you? Are you having a good day? Oh, by the way, here’s a picture of me: You’re welcome. I feel like I need to clarify now: this was my first time going to a convention, and I decided to dress up as one of my favorite comic book characters—Tintin. I know […]Read more "Great Snakes! A Good Read, Indeed: The Adventures of Tintin"
Lover her or hate her, Power Girl is always the center of much discussion in the comic book community. If you are unaware of who this said “Power Girl” is, here are the two words you need to know about her: boob window. Why a boob window, you make ask? This is DC Comics Wiki’s […]Read more "Power Up: Power Girl Has Finally Gotten the Best Make-Over Ever"