Posts tagged "Doctor Who"
Isn’t it just the most perfect day outside, Chicago? My car is in the shop, but it was honestly a joy to walk to the train. Hopefully, the sun stays out for this GEEKend. Tomorrow might be the busiest Saturday I’ve ever covered. I am highlighting five events in this article. However, I’m aware of... Read more »
Well, geeks- I made it to May 15th before thinking about this year’s Halloween costume. Agent Scully? Betty Grof? Queen Elsa?? …My earliness isn’t entirely my fault. Halloween is a big deal at my day job, and it was mentioned in a corporate context. Now, my favorite holiday is in my head. It shouldn’t be!... Read more »
I’m on-record as saying this, but I’ll say it again: I loved The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot FAR more than the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special. This short film, featuring Doctors Five, Six, Seven, and Eight, is a love letter to the fans. So many characters! So many references! So many things that deserved to be... Read more »
Before I even get into this, gentle reader, you need to know that I am blogging between rounds of Peggle. Someone downloaded it to my fiance’s Xbox months ago. We rediscovered it, and I’m completely addicted! So, forgive me if this whole entry appears a bit disjointed. I have a few warm, cozy, indoor events... Read more »
At this year’s Chicago TARDIS, I had the pleasure of interviewing several Doctor Who stars from the Classic era. The first was Mr. Colin Baker, better known as The Sixth Doctor. Baker lead the show from 1984 through 1986. Colin Baker’s history with Doctor Who is turbulent, to say the least. He was dismissed from Doctor... Read more »
The Force was not with me today. I spent hours out in the cold for the Star Wars open casting call, only to be turned away. I expected it; thousands of people were inevitably going to rise up from this geeky city. However, I am still disappointed. We were there more than 3 hours before... 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 »
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