But this didn’t stop marketing people from trying to sell this shithouse bonkers flick as the next Star Wars.In this presentation, Chris Cummins (Nerd Nite Philadelphia, Den of Geek, Sci-Fi Explosion) will discuss the crazy ways that Dune was marketed and merchandised, including a card that was given out to moviegoers in an attempt to explain the often incomprehensible events unfolding onscreen as well as the most violent and disturbing/hilarious coloring book ever made.
YOU make the decision if you would like to see that person again. So now you can see why Speed Dating is so popular and effective here in Melbourne.
It’s hard out there for a geek, especially when it comes to finding a date, but thanks to events like Sci-Fi Speed Dating, comic-book and video game enthusiasts actually have a chance of finding a special someone who shares their interests.
Sci-Fi Speed Dating is an event that takes place at Comic Cons around the USA, giving geeks the chance to meet like-minded members of the opposite sex, and hopefully lay the foundation for a real relationship.
Till last night, I hadn't myself--and, to be honest, I had no particular interest in doing so. ) and he seemed to be shorter than I am, which is not my thing. " And indeed, at that exact second, the broad actually rested her head on the cad's shoulder."Frauds! After I kicked him in the shin so he'd shut up, I began shouting at passers-by: "It's not like I'm hitting it off with these jokers--they're just my friends!
Let me take a moment here to say I always think the term "nerd" is a funny one when it comes to describing most grown-ups. )# THE LOGISTICS OF SPEED-DATINGSo it was that Arlo and I went to Nerd Nite Speed-Dating--with my buddy Don Hooks in tow. (Man, I'm glad I only write for a living and don't have to audtion all the time, like actors; imagine always seeing exactly who you're up against every time? Arlo kinda liked the female in question, so he was outraged.