Category Archives: Fandom

Rumor Tuesday: Olympic Edition

This week’s Rumor Tuesday features little-known facts about the Olympics. Who says I can’t keep up with current events? Rumor has it… At the first modern Olympics games in 1896 held in Athens, the IOC had waited until only the … Continue reading

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Setting ‘Em Up and Knock-Knock-Knockin’ ‘Em Down

Welcome back to Monday–post-hiatus. Time well spent, by the way. I got a decent amount of work done over this past week–and looking forward to getting more done. But it was nice to get some projects off the table–even if … Continue reading

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Yeah, it’s Monday. What of it?

Heckuva weekend. Last minute decision to go to a wake at the long end of Long Island led to a very exhausting (physically and emotional) Saturday. Long Island is a tedious sort of place–except for certain isolated pockets where one … Continue reading

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I spend a lot of time in the basement…

I spend a lot of time in the basement. No surprise, it’s where I do the majority of my work. On the very day we moved in, I made sure that I had a working space in the basement with … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Rumor Mill Grind’s Out More… well… rumors. Ya know?

Rumor has it… singer Alanis Morisette’s first paid musical gig was as an Elvis impersonator at a Saskatchewan country fair when she was 14 years old. Rumor has it… the average person produces eough saliva in their lifetime to fill … Continue reading

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Rumor Has It…It’s Tuesday..which means Rumor Has It…

Rumor has it… Author JRR Tolkein was once kidnapped as a baby while the family resided in South Africa. Rumor has it… The look of the Death Star in Star Wars was based on the layout for campus of the … Continue reading

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Celebrating Some Folk

SFWA recently reported the passing of author David Eddings whose work I’d been a fan of for since the very beginning of his fantasy-writing career. I’m thinking I’ll be writing up a long piece on his for tomorrow’s entry at … Continue reading

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Christmas in March, or Quest for Venture!

Today is “Christmas in March”–if Christmas were a DVD release date. Longtime readers know that I’m a big fan of Adult Swim’s The Ventutre Bros. and today, at long last, is the DVD release of season three. I actually went … Continue reading

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Back from New York ComicCon (a brief sum up)

Monday morning and somewhat recovered from my New York ComicCon trip. I’ll be writing up a full trip report for Forces of Geek (dot come) but figure I can give some of the highlights here. My main mission in scoping … Continue reading

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