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An Interview with the DiverScifi Team

An Interview with the DiverScifi Team

Ever wished there was a place you could go just to check out diverse perspectives in science fiction and fantasy? A team is currently crowdsourcing for a convention of diverse science fiction -- appropriately named DiverSciFi. I had the opportunity to [...]

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More Than Just Memes

More Than Just Memes

Every summer, a convention called RTX is held in Austin, Texas. It’s a kind of merger between gamer culture and internet culture, and last year’s event brought in around 30,000 attendees. This is especially amazing because the first RTX was [...]

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The Problem with JonTron

The Problem with JonTron

I love Game Grumps, and I love JonTron. Their YouTube videos have at times put me into an unending fit of giggles during which I can’t breathe, laughing so hard I cry. These silly internet shows have affected my life [...]

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More Things Godzilla Could Smash

More Things Godzilla Could Smash

We love Godzilla (who doesn't?), and when Paper Droids posted their list of Things Godzilla Could Smash, we thought of plenty of other things we'd love to see a giant lizard rage-smashing. The Oscars. For the most part, I was happy [...]

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Villains Over Heroes

Villains Over Heroes

Without villains, there would be no heroes. Without Voldemort, Harry would’ve enjoyed the life of a normal wizard; without Sauron, Frodo would’ve never left the Shire; without Ganondorf, Link would’ve never left the Kokiri Forest and met Princess Zelda; and how [...]

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