Funday Friday: All Dressed Up

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…

Get Ready! Get Excited! Get Tweeting!

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…

Funday Friday: It’s Levi–OOOOO–sah!

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…

Great Snakes! A Good Read, Indeed: The Adventures of Tintin

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…

Power Up: Power Girl Has Finally Gotten the Best Make-Over Ever

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…

Funday Friday: Gone Batty

Towards the end of 2014, I shared a Buzzfeed article on Facebook (link below) that detailed a very special interview with Michael Keaton, which was conducted by Shortlist. In the interview, Keaton was asked if he ever felt “jealous of someone else playing Batman.” Keaton being freaking Michael Keaton gave the best response ever by…

The Importance of Being Nerd-est

Needless to say, being a nerd in conventional social settings can be difficult. I can’t tell you how many times I have tried to explain my social life to my co-workers: “Do you have plans this weekend?” “Well, I’m going to a convention.” “Oh! What kind of convention? Is it for school?” “No, it’s a…