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The Internet has been ablaze with this news: Disney purchased Lucasfilm for just over 4 billion dollars. Episode VII is go for 2015. Crazy! The fan outcry has been amazing to watch. GGC reader Jenn W saw images of Leia as a Disney princess, and found it “so wrong. She’s above that!” Jim M immediately... Read more »
Nice Peter, the YouTube star known mainly for Epic Rap Battles of History, will not appear in Chicago tonight. He was fired from the DigiTour; here’s the video explanation. Apparently, Nice Peter has some strong opinions on the tour’s money-driven culture. He voiced them where/when he shouldn’t have, and it lost him the gig. I don’t... Read more »
On Saturday, authorities evacuated a section of Millennium Park thanks to an 18-year-old cosplayer and his “doohickey.” I’ve wrestled with a response for days. I’m a cosplayer, myself. I recreate and wear costumes from sci-fi, anime, video games, and comic books. I’ve done so for over a decade. It makes sense for me to have... Read more »
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