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American Horror Story: Roanoke, Chapter One

Roanoke

  ****SPOILER ALERT**** PLEASE DO NOT CONTINUE TO READ UNLESS YOU HAVE WATCHED THE MOST RECENT EPISODE OF AMERICAN HORROR STORY:  ROANOKE, CHAPTER ONE   YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED     Months of teaser trailers that led us off the trail. Cast interviews were non-existent. We were haunted by entirely …

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After 20 Years Cardcaptor Sakura Soars Anew!

Cardcaptors always expect the unexpected, but the revival of the beloved series is a welcome surprise.     Cardcaptor Sakura is opening a brand new book – 20 years after it was first published in 1996! Sakura and her friends never truly left thanks to guest appearances and their alternate …

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September 15th – Today Isn’t Just My Birthday

September 15

Today is September 15th and I’ve been sitting in front of the computer trying to figure out how I can get away with writing an article about my birthday without actually writing about myself. Well, after some Googling and Wikipedia searching, I realized I could just write about other people …

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Be Prepared – Girl Scouts Invade Long Beach Comic Con

LBCC

Thanks to generous donations and grants, more than 400 Greater Los Angeles Girl Scouts in grades K-12 – including 100 girls from underserved communities – will take part in a special program. These girls will be meeting comic professionals and attending workshops where they can earn their Comic Artist, Drawing, …

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Slade vs. Amazing Houston: A Con That Is Every Bit Of Amazing

Another week, another convention for the Temple of Geek crew. This time, we traveled to Houston Texas to attend the Amazing Houston Comic Con. This convention has been going strong for three years in the George R. Brown Convention Center in downtown Houston. This year the convention brought out their …

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Happy Supernatural Day – Katie’s Top 12 Episodes

Supernatural

Today is Tuesday, September 13, 2016, on this day 11 years ago Supernatural premiered on the WB/CW. Two brother’s from Lawrence, Kansas hit the road looking for their father who is on a hunting trip and hasn’t been home in a few days. The Winchester’s are involved in a family business that is …

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Long Beach Comic Con – Sept. 17th & 18th – Highlights

LBCC

The 8th Annual Long Beach Comic Con will take place Saturday, September 17th and 18th, 2016 at the Long Beach Convention Center. This year’s convention will feature an impressive array of more than 120 pop culture guests, more than 130 panels, and unique partnerships with the Columbia Memorial Space Center and Girl Scouts …

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COMIC FLASHBACK #10: The Dark Knight Returns

One of the most famous comic book stories ever published, and one of two medium defining works celebrating a thirtieth anniversary this year, Frank Miler’s The Dark Knight Returns is so celebrated and admired that it almost seems redundant to even contemplate saying anything more about it, but since there …

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Slade vs. Geekinomicon: A New Convention in Oklahoma

I visited the great state of Oklahoma this Labor Day weekend to attend Geekinomicon. This con is a first year convention that ran for three days in the Cox Convention Center located in the heart of downtown Oklahoma City. When I entered the Cox Center, I learned very quickly that this was not a going …

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NerdCon 2016 – A Show for Nerds by Nerds

NerdCon

NerdCon began back in 2014 when 4 Nerds decided to build a nerd convention from the ground up for other nerds like them. This idea transformed into what is now their motto “A Show for Nerds by Nerds.” By creating this convention and continuing to be completely immersed in nerd …

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