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I just unsubscribed from a monthly social events club called “UpOut.” It wasn’t working for me, but that’s not relevant. The last ticket I nabbed was to the Chicago Wine Festival After Party at the Godfrey Hotel. I was promised champagne (there wasn’t any.) I hadn’t been feeling very social, and much to my chagrin,... Read more »
In my previous post, I mentioned that I will only be at Windycon for one day. It’s with good reason; this weekend is JAM-PACKED with geeky goodness across Chicago and its suburbs. It will be a particularly joyful time for music-lovers and geeks with children. Check out these fun things to do: ALL WEEKEND:... Read more »
Halloween 2012 is mid-week. This means parties the weekend before, the weekend after, and day-of, as well. It’s about time you finalized your plans! Me, I’ll be judging costumes and pumpkins at the Chicago Nerd Social Club‘s Nerd-o-ween. Didn’t snag a ticket before they sold out? Here are four MORE ways you can let your... Read more »
July is coming to a close. The weather is hotter than ever, driving some people to the beach and others to the air-conditioned indoors for computers and video games. There’s still another month before kids go back to school. Sunburn is one thing- don’t let their brains fry, too! Here are 3 ways to keep... Read more »
Wow! With all of the news about reality shows, comic summits, and the like, it has been a while since an events post. This weekend is the perfect opportunity; there’s a LOT going on! Before you read further, you should enter my Space Invasion Ticket Giveaway. Scooty and JoJo’s epic marriage of Queen music and Alien... Read more »
Today, people often say that geeks have inherited the Earth. Comic book-inspired movies rule the box office. New Star Wars content surfaces each week. The Big Bang Theory is one of the hottest shows on TV, and Game of Thrones saw no less than 13 Emmy nominations (2 wins!) in 2011. “We won,” my adult... Read more »
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