Now that all the Salt Lake City folks are jumping for joy (and freaking out a little bit) that ticket prices have been announced for this September’s event, I decided to do a quick comparison of prices for the next three conventions I’ll be covering. All three conventions offer the equivalent of Salt Lake’s "VIP" … Continue reading Salt Lake vs Denver vs Phoenix – A Breakdown
So…… another Kardashian story in the news. And don’t give me any shit that Kendall is a Jenner. Even Bruce isn’t even a Jenner (or even a Bruce) anymore; they’re Kardashians. Like some alien fungal spore that infects its host, Kardshiaosis infects individuals and morphs them into just another untalented media whore, desperate to maintain … Continue reading Really Stupid News — OR: Really Stupid People in the News
Today, Salt Lake Comic Con co-founder Bryan Brandenburg announced on facebook that tickets for Salt Lake Comic Con will go on sale next week. Hope everyone saved some money from Fan X 2 weeks ago, lol. It begins. Salt Lake Comic Con runs From 21-23 September at the Salt Palace.
I came home from work early yesterday afternoon because I wasn’t feeling too great, so I tried to describe how it felt. This may be the most poetic way I’ve ever said “I’m sick” before. But, then again, my poetry is terrible, so... The throbbing. That little vein in the forehead, pulsing in time, not … Continue reading Yesterday’s Poetry
I'm just going to post the press release for this one, as it's got everything you need to know. Just let me say that, if you like comic cons, and reading, then this should give you a warm, fuzzy feeling inside. Phoenix, AZ, March 24, 2017–Square Egg Entertainment Inc., parent company of Phoenix Comicon, LLC, … Continue reading Square Egg Entertainment Expands Partnership With Kids Need To Read
In case you forgot (how on Earth could you possibly forget this?), these three fine actors are going to be appearing together over Memorial Day Weekend at Phoenix Comicon: Jon Bernthal, Elden Henson, and Charlie Cox from the hit Netflix show, Daredevil, will be available for fans (including this one) to go nuts over in … Continue reading “Daredevil” Cast at Phoenix Comicon
A big happy birthday shout-out to everyone's favorite Firefly Captain, Nathan Fillion! The fearless smuggler (Firefly), author (Castle), and movie-star (ConMan) will be appearing at Denver Comic Con from June 30-July 2, in the beautiful Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver, Colorado. From DCC: Fillion is well-known for his collaborations with Joss Whedon, starting with … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Nathan Fillion!
So I finally, after admitting my deep and dreadful shame a couple of weeks ago--I FINALLY!--got to watch season 2 of Con Man, the great show created by Alan Tudyk. Much like season 1, we find Wray Nerely (Tudyk) struggling through his day-to-day life, trying to hide the fact he's sleeping with his best friend's (and … Continue reading Con Man, Season 2
Brett Ratner has a problem with Rotten Tomatoes. Especially with the way it treated Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. Wow. Who would have thought? It's not like he had any skin in that game, or anything. I suppose he's right, though. I mean, just because Hollywood makes crappy movies to try to palm off … Continue reading Brett Ratner vs Rotten Tomatoes
Well, it's that time again. Time to look back at the last two days of wonderful geekiness that was FanX, 2017. Yes, we only got two days instead of three this time, but hey, that's way better than the ZERO we were originally scheduled, so... FanX: 1, Naysayers: 0 At the opening press conference, Dan and … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con FanX 2017 Wrap-Up