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Games, Galaxies, and Other Geekery

Nerdy for newbies: comic books

This one will be a little more circuitous because comic book story lines go in “arcs,” and they’re not all made equally. I’ll list here my top 10 favorite comic book stories to help some of the tentative newcomers delve into this particular realm of geekdom. Note they are not in order ...

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How to comic book

I’m going to do something a little differently than I have in past Nerdy for Newbies and write a little prelude. When I first started reading comic books, I didn’t know what the heck I was doing. As such, I have various, random comics from different series and a bunch ...

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Nerdy for newbies: video games

Ah, we’re back to video games. This is one of my favorite topics — right up there with ancient Greece, bacon and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer.” Anyone who’s ever held the title “hardcore gamer” knows it’s not just a hobby: It’s a lifestyle. As such, this topic is pretty sensitive ...

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What to do when your favorite show ends

If you’ve ever hung onto a show for the long haul, you’ve experienced post-finale depression. Whether it’s the show or just the season that ended, sadness inevitably follows. I’ve been there; when season one of “Orange is the New Black” came out, I watched it within about three days. Also, ...

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