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Is This My Last Comic Con Ever 2015 Edition Sunday July 12

Sunday was not only the last day of the convention, it was also the last day I’d have to volunteer. No more taking time out of the day to go wait in line for the next day’s assignment. Come 11:30 … Continue reading

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Is This My Last Comic Con Ever 2015 Edition Saturday July 11

Saturday morning’s volunteer gig was working the so-called “freebies” table, which is really the flyer table since 99% of the freebies given are flyers. Though there is the occasional pin, poster, or rubber bracelet. Believe it or not, the freebies … Continue reading

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Is This My Last Comic Con Ever 2015 Edition Friday Jul. 10

My volunteering gig was first thing in the morning again, this time at the hell hole known as Hall H. Hall H’s schedule was a doozy: The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, and of course Star Wars were all set … Continue reading

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Is This My Last Comic Con Ever 2015 Edition Jul. 8-9

This year’s SDCC was a very different experience. After going as a regular attendee since 2004, this was my first year as a volunteer. In return for three hours of your labor, you get a free badge for that day. … Continue reading

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Star Wars Has Always Been Controversial

If you haven’t already, follow Mike Klimo (@MikeKlimo), author of “Star Wars: The Ring Theory,” on Twitter. One of the things he’s been doing lately is posting excerpts of not-so-fawning reviews and essays about ANH, TESB, and ROTJ. A lot … Continue reading

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Again, Star Wars Is Not Hard Science Fiction

A few days ago I got wind of a rumor that the upcoming “Rogue One” Anthology film was going to be “more scientifically sound” than the other Star Wars films. Then to back it up, there comes the news story … Continue reading

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About That Marvel Bombshell (Spoilers)

Trigger warning! This post is politically incorrect and full of old-fashioned values! Just as I heap praise upon Marvel on SWPAS for how it has fully integrated the saga into its comics, they had to go and pull the same … Continue reading

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