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A Review of Sumo’s Omni Beanbag Chair

[19 Apr 2010 | by | Comments Off]

I recently had the opportunity to acquire a Sumo brand Omni beanbag chair. I had been so impressed with their versatility and comfort at PAX East 2010, I knew that it would fit perfectly in my gaming living room. At PAX East 2010, there were numerous hallways of the convention center lined with several hundred of the Omni beanbag chairs, so

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Press Release: New Orleans Version of The Star Trek: Next Generation Theme Song?

[18 Apr 2010 | by | Comments Off]

Local Phoenix Band will play in the opening ceremonies for Phoenix Comicon. April 14th 2010, Phoenix, AZ: The Bad Cactus Brass Band will perform in the opening ceremonies for Phoenix Comicon, putting a new twist on sci-fi, anime, and video game themes with their brass band music and New Orleans flare. “This is going to be really, really cool. It

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How to Avoid the “Con Crud” in Six Easy Steps!

[16 Apr 2010 | by | Comments Off]

First of all, I apologize for the lack of updates this week. I received a nasty pollen debuff that seriously crippled my HP. (Nerd translation: major allergies due to spring bloomage had me sick and out of commission.) In honor of being sick and miserable for almost an entire week, I decided it was only right that I share some

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Press Release: Help Support the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

[15 Apr 2010 | by | Comments Off]

The DeLorean Time Machine as seen in the film “Back to the Future” will be appearing at Vulcan Events in Tampa, Florida on April 30-May 2, 2010.  The vehicle will be there celebrating the 25th Anniversary of “Back to the Future” and raising funds and awareness for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. The BTTF.com DeLorean Time Machine is

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Press Release: Horror Realm & Oaks Theater Present Zombie Awareness Night

[15 Apr 2010 | by | Comments Off]

Featuring mini zombie crawl, rare 35 mm print film screening and costume contest Pittsburgh, PA – April 14, 2010 – Horror Realm™, Pittsburgh’s modern horror convention, teams up with the Oaks Theater to celebrate Zombie Awareness Month® with night of zombie themed entertainment on Saturday, May 8, 2010. The evening kicks off with a mini zombie crawl beginning at Steve’s