Tag Archives: The Walking Dead

“Worlds Within Worlds”: Shattering Conventions Explores and Exposes Con Culture

“Worlds Within Worlds”: Shattering Conventions Explores and Exposes Con Culture

Writer Bob Calhoun’s new tome is Shattering Conventions: Commerce, Cosplay and Conflict on the Expo Floor, an insightful and fun romp through what he calls “temporary worlds created in concrete convention centers and hotel conference rooms.” We chat about his book, his take on Comic-Con, and the days he used to wrestle men in Sasquatch suits while drunks tossed food at him. Read More

Zombie Story: Toy Story Meets The Walking Dead

Zombie Story: Toy Story Meets The Walking Dead

Who knew that Toy Story and The Walking Dead had so much in common? Imgur user jimmylegs50, that’s who. This side-by-side comparison of some of the characters (warning: spoilers!) shows some of the eerie similarities between the two. It reminds me of Matt Blum’s post about Reconsidering the Toy Story Movies as Horror. Read More

T-Shirt Halloween Costume Ideas

T-Shirt Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays and its not because of the candy. I LOVE to dress up in costumes. And even though I have two professional grade costumes in my arsenal of attire, I don’t wear either one of them on Hallows Eve. Instead, I like to find cheap and creative ways to dress up as whatever floats my boat at the time. Read More