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Report On: Youmacon 2014

When asked to describe Detroit, most people say “Crime”, or “Economic decay” or “Motown”. But to a few thousand people, for one weekend a year, Detroit is all about the sensational anime party convention that is Youmacon. Keeping Detroit’s People-Movie transit system filled with colourful nerds all weekend, it’s a …

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Nerd News Network-Episode 38

Alright, so where the Hell have you been?!? Mike “The Birdman” Dodd returns with news from the frontier for this edition of the Nerd News Network! We have thrilling adventures in saving sick kids,surviving the T Virus and finally where does he get those wonderful toys. In this episode of …

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RAD episode: Sunset overdrive

Ever grinded on the side of a building while firing a gun that shoots exploding teddy bears?! Well in this Xbox One exclusive you’ll do just that and a whole lot stupider and weirder! Mike “The Birdman”Dodd heads off to sunny Sunset city to fight the apocalypse caused by an …

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Report On: Art Toronto 2014

Appreciating art doesn’t need a college degree. It just needs some time to focus and examine shape, colour, light and cultural context. This year Art Toronto‘s attendee crowd seemed slightly younger than it has in previous years (or perhaps I’m just older) but there was a still a sense of class. …

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TWiG topic show episode 126:Aliens franchise retrospective

You still don’t understand what you’re dealing with, do you? Perfect organism. Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility. I admire its purity. A survivor… unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality. -Ash- In space no one can hear you podcast…the crew of the spaceship “TWiG” is …

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Beyond the Gauntlet episode 29: The zombie plan

Hey folks, the moon is high, the spooks are out and on this episode of Beyond The Gauntlet, Mike “The Birdman” Dodd, Chris Peddle and Jeff DeHaan get down right undead just in time for Halloween. We are talking Zombie’s, from where they began to what they have become in …

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Being Geek opens in Oakville

When Comic Connection Oakville moved from Kerr St. to Speers, it left nerds void in the down-town area Now roughly two years later, the new store “Being Geek” opened on October 15th, to bring back affection for, Superheroes, Dr. Who, and any other piece of nerd fandom. Located just a from the …

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