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Dragon*Con: New Registration is a Success

Dragon*Con: New Registration is a Success

This year at Dragon*Con the staff implemented a new registration process, using bar codes rather than the old alphabetical way. As far as we can tell, this is a major win. Last year people stood in line for five or more hours and, let me tell you, lines in the Atlanta heat = badness. This […] … Read entire article »

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Origins…Let’s GAME!

Origins…Let’s GAME!

Origins, the second largest gaming convention in North America. Though they are careful not to compete with GenCon, Origins does have its own share of avid fan support from the four corners of the United States and even internationally. … Read entire article »

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Fandom Fridays: X-Track Director Podcast

Fandom Fridays: X-Track Director Podcast

Leigh and I talk about how there's always something to do at Dragon*Con and how Mark Sheppard really IS fandom's little black dress. … Read entire article »

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Patrick Stump You Tiny Surprising Man You

Patrick Stump You Tiny Surprising Man You

Stump's solo tour stopped at Vinyl on Monday and impressed is not a strong enough word for how I felt after his show. … Read entire article »

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14 Rules for Dragon*Con

14 Rules for Dragon*Con

Want to find ways to get yourself through Dragon*Con relatively unscathed? We're here to help you out. From now until con we'll be providing you with tips to keep yourself healthy, wealthy, and wise... well as much as we can. … Read entire article »

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Fandom Friday: Harry Potter Midnight Showing

Fandom Friday: Harry Potter Midnight Showing

The w00t girls attended the Harry Potter midnight showing at Atlantic Station and were greeted with knights, live owls, and fangirls and boys of all ages. … Read entire article »

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DJing Yule Ball For the Young Adult Lit Track

DJing Yule Ball For the Young Adult Lit Track

The w00t girls at love/hate have been asked to DJ an '80s themed Yule Ball at Dragon*Con and we couldn't... like be... like... more excited if you gagged us with a spoon. … Read entire article »

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Highland Bakery – So Much More Than Cakes

Highland Bakery – So Much More Than Cakes

The next time you're in search of a delicious breakfast, a yummy pastry, or just somewhere fun and unique to eat, check out the Highland Bakery. … Read entire article »

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High Tea Prepared by a Russian Monk in the Detroit suburbs

High Tea Prepared by a Russian Monk in the Detroit suburbs

The Royal Eagle, located on the small but gorgeously landscaped grounds of the St. Sabbas Orthodox Monastery in Harper Woods, MI, funds the maintenance of the monastery in delicious fashion. … Read entire article »

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Fandom Fridays: YA Lit Podcast – Zombies, Sci-Fi, and the End of an Era

Fandom Fridays: YA Lit Podcast – Zombies, Sci-Fi, and the End of an Era

Bev talks with us about how to keep yourself healthy during the con, the MANY authors the track has as guests this year, why Tom Felton is just a freakin' nice guy, and how everybody loves Star Wars. :) … Read entire article »

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