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Crypticon 2009

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Dates: 10/16-18, 2009

Location: Reliant Center- Houston, Texas

Guests: Courtney Gains, Michael Berryman, Edwin Neal, Eileen Dietz, Kristy Swanson, Lloyd Kaufman, Teri McMinn, Dee Wallace Stone, Jonathan Breck and Adriane Barbeau among others

Review:

Hell-o, Horror geeks and freaks! I’m here to tell you which Horror conventions were worth the buck or a flying f*ck! Of course, all of them progress as they have future presentations and they all try their hardest to put on a … Continue reading

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Monster Mania – 2009

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Man, I waited for months to go to this convention and the morning of it I woke up feeling like I got hit by a mac truck. I was achy and stuffy but I forced myself to take a pain pill and trudged on because I knew I needed to do this article for our website. At first I thought I was going to just die and never get thru the day but finally the pill … Continue reading

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Comic Con 2009

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Oh hey there Wizards, Goblins, and Damsels

Even though I am a lifelong lover of all things con-worthy, I am very new to the whole “fest” and “con” thing. Till now I’ve elected to geek out in the privacy of my own home. Hard to say why really given I live for this stuff. Part of it is that for some bizarre reason I always had the perception that no one else in the universe could possibly like … Continue reading

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Horrors of Humanity: Dead Baby Horrors?

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Happy New Year and Some Dead Babies Too!

Welcome to yet another year my dear readers. That is unless you have died, then if you are dead and still reading this article that means you are the undead and should give me a call on my cell phone because I have some things I need you to do for me.

 If you have not, well either get your eyes checked or ask the doctor for … Continue reading

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Dragoncon 2009

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Dragon Con.
Those words ring out through the world of geek fandom like an innocent but determined war cry. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, imagine that one house in the neighborhood that really goes all out for Halloween. Now imagine the house next to it is doing the same thing except it is celebrating Gene Roddenberry’s birthday. The next one down is sponsored by Nintendo, and so on.

To paraphrase Ted … Continue reading

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My Year in Horror – 2008 Retrospect

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

The passing of another year can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people. The optimists feel like it’s an annual clean slate. Take all the missteps of the previous 365 days, learn from them and move on to the dawn of a new day. The grumpier of us may feel more like “Hey look…this just means I’m one year closer to being an old fart. It’s the dead of winter … Continue reading

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