How fun was Starfest 2011?

Posted by - April 22, 2011

Just watch these videos to find out.  Yes Stark is in both of them. Oh and there are more coming soon.  

Photos from Starfest 2011

Posted by - April 20, 2011

So on the last podcast I announced that I would be geeking out at Starfest 2011 in Denver.  It was requested that I post a random sampling of photos from the con.  These photos were taken with my LG Optimus Droid and uploaded to Facebook so I could share them immediately.  However there is one

LEGO + Geeks = True Love

Posted by - October 15, 2008

I have a question that has been plaguing me recently: why is it that geeks love LEGO?  One of my earliest memories is of receiving a LEGO space set.  It set me on a multi-year journey to accumulate as many of those bricks as possible.  To this day, I am still drawn to LEGO sets

So what does it take to put together a Fan-Run Sci-Fi Convention?

Posted by - August 25, 2008

[Editor’s Note: TardisCaptain, has been attending conventions since the late eighties from Seattle to Los Angels to Oklahoma and all points in-between. This includes General SF conventions, gaming cons, charity cons, LAN expos and of course Star Trek cons. He has volunteered at various local conventions including Conduit, LTUE and Mountain-Con. He was the ConChair

The gamer social class

Posted by - August 22, 2008

Earlier, zohner posted on the hierarchy of geeks from an old chart created by the Brunching Shuttlecocks. While it mainly centered on items that typically might identify geeks, it did leave a big one out: video games. Gone are the days when playing video games in your basement was a sign of social rejection. In