Category: Geekery

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Cosplayers who are not white, thin, or physically able thrive at NYCC

Cosplaying isn’t just a fashion statement; the pastime also helps its participants embody the characters they love and do their best to assume the traits they admire, like bravery or kindness.

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Stuff We Love: The Guild’s ‘I’m the One That’s Cool’ is the world’s greatest geek anthem

I’m not a touchy-feely person. On the Myers-Briggs personality scale, I “think” rather than “feel.” (ENTP, babies.) But watching the video for The Guild’s “I’m the One That’s Cool” put a lump in my throat and made me sniffle with wha…

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New Monty Python movie announced…with Robin Williams

The comedy team of Monty Python–which gave the world five years of BBC television as well as five movies–is reuniting for a new film. Their newest creation will be a science fiction film. The Pythons will be playing aliens who grant wishes to humans, just to see what happens.

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Political protests and 9 other activities made better with zombies

In the last few years, zombies have shambled into the public eye through movies, television, books, and videogames. But they haven’t stayed confined to fiction. No, the living dead have been walking among us…and having a great time doing it.

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How Do Mixed Marriages Work? When fans marry non-fans (and even fans of different fandoms)

A look at the problems that fans encounter in their relationships, and some advice on how to overcome these issues.

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Hello World: Leaving MMOs for tabletop games

Despite a variety of computer platforms and compelling multiverses — each of them pouring millions of dollars into vast advertising campaigns — quieter board and card games still have their fascination. And players are still playing.

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