V.25 No.18 | 05/05/2016
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Friday, May 6: Sabaku Con
By Devin O'Leary [ Fri May 6 2016 11:00 AM ]
An anime and Japanese pop-culture convention featuring competitive gaming, cosplay workshops and panels with celebrities like Cara Nicole, Brittney Karbowski and Maile Flanagan.
V.25 No.5 | 02/04/2016
Nerd Out in More Ways Than One
Saturday, Feb 13: Comic Book Shakespeare
By Maggie Grimason [ Thu Feb 11 2016 11:00 AM ]
A hands-on workshop leads participants through creating their own manga/graphic version of Hamlet's soliloquy, 'To be or not to be.'
V.24 No.46 | 11/12/2015
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Anime in November
Con-Jikan Year Three
By Devin D. O'Leary [ Thu Nov 19 2015 12:00 PM ]
An anime, gaming and fandom convention featuring celebrity guests, a masquerade, an exhibitors hall, discussion panels, screenings and more.
V.21 No.24 |
The Daily Word in the "forest boy" hoax, the "Kindness in America" hoax, a Subgenius shakeup and Captain Picard Day
By Geoffrey Plant [ Sat Jun 16 2012 12:41 PM ]
Undercover APD officer goes to "Chinese massage" parlour, asks for massage and then arrests woman when she agrees to give a massage.
Susana Martinez and some legislators use their personal email for state business and some say that excludes those emails from public records requests.
Is Obama going to go after the weed vote?
The British recovered a lost WWI submarine with an interesting history.
In this bath salts freakout the guy was scared he was going to be eaten.
The "Kindness in America" author actually shot himself.
New Jersey wine competes with French wine.
Lacey Wildd wants to get a thirteenth breast enlargement even though her tits could explodde.
Swedish authorities failed to prove that explicit Manga qualifies as child pornography.
Meet AJ Weberman, Bob Dylan's single most obsessed fan.
Website posts The Oatmeal's cartoons without permission, then threatens to sue when the cartoonist pointed this out.
Check out this bizarre David Hasselhoff commercial.
Ten terrible tattoos of hard rock hideousness.
Reverend Stang retired from leading the Church of the Subgenius because he is tired of the asshole membership.
V.20 No.2 | 1/13/2011
Gantz World Premiere
By Devin D. O’Leary [ Tue Jan 18 2011 1:43 PM ]
Fathom Events will be sponsoring a world premiere screening of Gantz on Thursday, Jan. 20. This is a brand-new live-action adaptation of Hiroya Oku’s notorious seinen series (meaning it’s got lots of boobs, guns and monsters for the boys in the audience), which previously came to life in both manga and anime form. The film stars Kazunari Ninomiya (Letters From Iwo Jima) and Kenichi Matsuyama (Death Note) as a couple of recently deceased teens called upon to hunt down and kill evil, invading aliens. The stars will participate in a special live interview after the film. Gantz will screen locally at Rio 24 and Cottonwood 16 beginning at 6 p.m. Advance tickets are available at fathomevents.com.
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