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Goodbye to Grant Imahara

Grant Imahara: electrical engineer, robot-builder, co-host of 'Mythbusters,' and all-around good, geeky person, has passed away too soon.

July 14, 2020

Are You in Lockdown? Celebrate Your Community by Putting Your Holiday Lights Back Up! #CoronaLights

We want to start a new tradition; in these darkening times let's put our holiday lights back up and celebrate…

March 20, 2020

Q&A With ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ Author Jeff Kinney

Eric spoke with 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' author Jeff Kinney about the new book and Midwest tour.

November 21, 2019

Portland Book Festival This Weekend

The Portland Book Festival is coming this weekend: Saturday, November 9!

November 5, 2019

Interview With Mathieu Cote, Game Director of ‘Dead by Daylight’

At this year's NYCC, I had the chance to interview Mathieu Cote, Game Director of 'Dead by Daylight.'

October 26, 2019

The Language of Supergiant’s ‘Pyre’

We chatted with Greg Kasavin, Creative Director at Supergiant, on how the company designed its own language for the fictional…

October 24, 2019

NYCC 2019 – Superman of Smallville Interview w. Art Baltazar and Franco

At New York Comic Con this past weekend, I got to interview popular all-ages cartoonists Art Baltazar and Franco Aureliani,…

October 10, 2019

Yay, It’s Pride Month! Can I Have My Cookie Now?

For Pride Month, GeekDad writer Sean Z discusses the problem of performative Pride, and how to be a better ally.

June 13, 2019

Stack Overflow: 12 Books for Women’s History Month

March is Women's History Month, and while it's never a bad time to read about inspiring women, I wanted to…

March 11, 2019

Celebrating Our Own Dave Banks

Today we say farewell to one of our long-time GeekDads: Dave Banks is stepping down from his role as Games…

January 11, 2019

Winter Wondering With the Okee Dokee Brothers in NYC

Grammy winners The Okee Dokee Brothers made a rousing return to NYC this past weekend.

January 7, 2019

We Salute Our American Veterans

Every year on Veterans Day in the U.S., we on GeekDad and GeekMom like to take a moment to remember…

November 12, 2018

NYCC 2018 ‘Mars’ Season 2 Interview

Nat Geo, the cable outlet for 'National Geographic,' is releasing a second season of the highly successful 'Mars' program.

October 26, 2018

Send a Random Pig With Age Hams

A sixth-grade student created an absurd business proposal for his school's entrepreneurship club's contest; when he won, Owen Shakelton and…

October 16, 2018

Stack Overflow: Women Who Changed the World

Today's Stack Overflow includes stories of several women who changed the world—some you've probably heard of, and some that maybe…

October 1, 2018

10 Questions with Gen Con President, David Hoppe

With Gen Con just 2 weeks away, we sit down and ask the convention's president, David Hoppe, some questions we've…

July 19, 2018

Tulip Ride 2018 With Katee Sackhoff and Tricia Helfer

Tulip Ride 2018 is coming on April 21, 2018, and with it, a chance to not only support the Seattle…

March 10, 2018

Tony DiTerlizzi Exhibit at the Norman Rockwell Museum

This past November, the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA, unveiled a new exhibit, 'Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of…

February 8, 2018

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January 28, 2018

Stack Overflow: Wordstock 2017 Edition

This past weekend, I attended Wordstock, a book festival in Portland, Oregon, hosted by Literary Arts. Today's Stack Overflow is…

November 13, 2017

A Remembrance of Veterans

Today is Veterans Day and Remembrance Day, depending on where you live, and every year we at GeekDad and GeekMom…

November 11, 2017

Geek Links: Gene Yang Featured on Articulate

Gene Yang, the Ambassador for Young People's Literature, was featured in an interview on Articulate, an arts and culture show. We've…

November 7, 2017

Kenneth Lacovara Tells Us ‘Why Dinosaurs Matter’

'Why Dinosaurs Matter' is a fascinating insight into our collective history with prehistory and how humanity has managed to use…

September 21, 2017

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September 6, 2017

Pledge Patreon: Give $1 a Month (or More!) to Keep GeekDad and GeekMom Blogging

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July 9, 2017

Support GeekDad and GeekMom: Pledge $1 a Month (or More!) on Patreon to Keep Us Blogging

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June 22, 2017

Library of Congress and Lynda Carter Celebrate the Library of Awesome

The Library of Congress is shaking off its staid reputation and embracing the geeky side of life, "celebrating the role…

June 8, 2017

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Do you love GeekDad and GeekMom? Consider supporting us directly via Patreon, and become a member of our core community.

May 11, 2017

Planet Comicon 2017: Hero of the Midwest Pop Culture Scene

Planet Comicon 2017 rocked downtown Kansas City last weekend. GeekDad was there, and we had a blast!

May 5, 2017

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