Geek Chic: Fandom Tattoos

Nerds  clearly have obsessive tendencies when it comes to the fandom we adore. We cosplay, buy the gear, import the authentic, and aren’t afraid to ink up. Tattoos are serious–ask any artist who paints pictures with permanent ink on peoples’ bodies. I have a few tattoos but I dream of full sleeves, space ships and time […]

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Music Tuesdays: The Music of Doctor Who

Confession: Sometimes, at the gym, I listen to the Doctor Who season 5 soundtrack and pretend I’m Amy Pond on a great adventure with the Doctor. As I’ve mentioned before, in a previously written but yet unpublished post (wibbley-wobbley, timey-wimey) Whovians are an intense fandom. As a person new-to-Who, I’ve wholeheartedly embraced the Wholigan lifestyle, […]

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Travel Broke: Los Angeles

Whether you’re a long-time resident of the City of Angels or just visiting for the weekend, start here for tips on how to enjoy yourself around town without breaking into the savings account. The Getty Museum Admission: Free Parking: $15 ($10 after sundown) Location: 1200 Getty Center Drive in Los Angeles, California, approximately 12 miles northwest […]

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I Watch Eleven Now. Eleven is Cool.

“You never forget your first Doctor.” That’s what people tell me. I’ve also heard that your first Doctor is most likely your favorite Doctor. For me, this is true.  Sort of. Technically, the Second Doctor was my first Doctor, and if you have ever watched “The Tomb of the Cybermen,” you would know that Two […]

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