Posts tagged "fire spinning"

This GEEKend: DucKon, Star Trek Con, Japan Fest, and Ghostbusters Anniversary

It has been a cool week for Internet activism.  John Oliver turned the public’s attention to net neutrality (finally!)  Geek girls got vocal about Star Wars, so Princess Leia toys will be introduced by Disney (finally!)  Before this week, Solar Roadways got funded.  Reading Rainbow got funded. Never before has it been so easy for individuals... Read more »

This GEEKend: Raks Geek Bellydance, Hulk Party, and Dating for Nerds

Life as a geek blogger is pretty cool.  I received two awesome things today: a sketch of Elizabeth from Bioshock Infinite by comic artist Erik Burnham, and an invitation for a second appearance on Caffeinated Comics.  Yes and yes!  I also get the constant privilege of writing about Chicago geek culture, so that’s pretty rad.... Read more »

This GEEKend: Raks Geek Belly Dancing and Anime World Chicago

I just got home from a live recording of Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!  It was hilarious and informative- highly recommended to any Chicago NPR geeks.  I’m pretty exhausted, but this GEEKend’s cool events begin today.  Must… blog… now…   1. Raks Geek – Fun fact: I dabble in belly dance/raqs sharqi.  However, I haven’t donned my... Read more »
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