Posts tagged "comic con"

Should People Living In Urban Poverty Have To Forage For Food?

Some foodies think foraging is a viable solution for urban hunger and poverty, this year’s Comic Con was more trans*-inclusive than ever, women’s “health” magazines are terrible for you, and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 15, 2015 - 5:30 pm

UN: Ban Peacekeeping Troops Who Commit Child Abuse

A UN peacekeeping review is urging a ban on peacekeeping operations from countries whose troops have abused children.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 17, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Watch Jimmy Kimmel Ask Comic-Con Cosplayers About Their Sex Lives

You know you were wondering about it! Jimmy Kimmel sent a camera crew to Comic-Con to ask cosplayers — that is, people who wear costumes often based on characters from…

Claire Hannum | July 29, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Watch The Season 5 Trailer For “The Walking Dead”

Considering it’s a post-apocalyptic show about a world overrun by zombies, it’s quite telling that the producers behind “The Walking Dead” say that season five is going to be “much…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 27, 2014 - 3:30 pm

11 San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives I Must Have (Or Else I’ll Cry Nerd Tears)

As a nerd, I’ve collected a few things through the years. Some fans obsess over amassing an entire series of one particular thing, I just like what I like. So…

The Mary Sue | July 15, 2013 - 5:15 pm

True Story: I’m A Black Female Cosplayer (And Some People Don’t Like That)

Once upon a time, I inadvertently started a cosplay race war on Tumblr. Whoops.

So, here’s the deal: I’m a cosplayer. If you don’t already know one of…

Chaka Cumberbatch | February 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm

All Of Adrianne Curry’s Sexy & Nerdy Comic Con Costumes

I liked Adrianne Curry back when she won the first season of “America’s Next Top Model,” I liked her even more on “Surreal Life 4,” where she met her future…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 16, 2012 - 9:00 am

All The Famous People At San Diego’s Comic-Con

Comic-Con is going on right now, and in case you were wondering, pretty much all of Hollywood is there. And many of them are wearing weird costumes! In case you…

Julie Gerstein | July 13, 2012 - 3:00 pm

15 Kick-Ass Lady Cosplayers At New York Comic-Con

While putting together my Halloween inspiration board for Khaleesi Daenerys Targaryen (from “Game of Thrones”) I developed a serious appreciation for cosplayers. “Cosplay,” for those of you who don’t know,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 18, 2011 - 3:00 pm

The 9 Most Ridiculous & Sexy Outfits At Comic-Con

This beyotch is my new hero. It’s hard to make Chewbacca sexy, dammit. Is she somebody’s “booth babe” or just a pretty girl in a “Star Wars” outfit? Who cares. Marry me.

Jessica Wakeman | July 23, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Kristen Stewart Says The “Breaking Dawn” Wedding Scene Had Secret Service Security

“The wedding was Secret Service style insane. The crew was completely inconvenienced—there was no cell phone or email. I said thank you so much because if this [wedding]…

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 22, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Sarah Michelle Gellar Times Two In “Ringer”

Comic-Con 2011 kicks off today with panels for “Breaking Dawn,” “Game of Thrones,” “Dexter,” and much more. But perhaps the most anticipated panel of the day will be for Sarah

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 21, 2011 - 12:20 pm