Geek Media Expo | November 1-3, 2013

My Events at GMX This Weekend!

This upcoming weekend – November 1-3, 2013 – is the Geek Media Expo! Coming to Franklin, TN, just outside Nashville, GMX is a celebration of pop culture, covering such diverse categories as art, animation, comics, sci-fi, horror, fantasy, tabletop gaming, costuming and props, video gaming, science and technology, Internet culture, genre literature, alternative histories, and more. It’s…

Expanding the Social Comfort Zone

A month? I haven’t updated in over a month?! That’s malarkey, but it’s also sadly true. Get ready though, for this is might be a heavy post! Last we met, I was readying for Dragon Con. Well, that happened, and you can read all about it in my Dragon Con wrap up at CultureSmash. Immediately after…

Accidental Nerd Elitism

I have a couple of confessions to make. First: I’m a nerd elitist. Second: I don’t always mean to be. A pizza delivery guy came to my door one recent night, and he complimented me on my DeLorean-Tardis shirt. He then very excitedly started to recommend the Epic Rap Battles of History video of the Doctor…

Back from GMX Vol. 4

It’s now a month since Geek Media Expo’s latest GMX Vol. 4 hit the Middle Tennessee area. On October 26-28, 2012, we overran the Cool Springs Conference Center and Franklin Marriott Hotel with almost 2,000 pop culture and tech enthusiasts. It always feels weird to write a retrospective for the cons I work for –…