comic-con
I'm not sure why I was so surprised to hear frank discussions about sexism at San Diego Comic-Con, but I really, really was.
sf giants
Oh. AND THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS ARE THE WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONS!!!!!!!!!
mlb
Rationally, I know that being a dad should come first. But the fan in me isn't always that rational.
television
What do you say to the people whose odd television show has been a massive influence on your whole life? In my case I just said "thank you" a lot.
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Nov 5, 2013 at 12:00pm | 175 comments

comics
Can we still be friends if I admit I've never read the Arthur Conan Doyle versions of "Sherlock Holmes?"
geek love
As a little geekling I learned to love enthusiastic, caring dudes through cartoons, TV shows, video games, movies, and books.
harry potter
Harry Potter is my jam, and going back in time to the first moment we met is something I'll happily do anytime, anyplace.
fandom
It's totally OK to stay seated when everyone around you is doing the Wave. Trust me.
dorks
I don't know if you've noticed, but nerd culture is kinda the big thing going now. THEY GET LAID. A lot.
community
Being in fandom feels like I have this huge crowd of people who have my back, and that’s pretty fantastic when you’re feeling down in the dumps, or you’re faced with a tough decision, or you really need help with something.
fandom
No, YOU'RE crying about LGBT acceptance in professional sports!
fandom
Why a midnight showing of "The Hunger Games" might be my last.
fake geek girls
As much as I enjoy eyeing nerdy dudes in the buff, I'm just not sure how effective "reverse sexism" is at changing people's minds.
wrestling
Mick Foley took the inspiration he gets from Tori Amos’ music to turn himself into the poster boy for the unlikely feminist activist.
49ers
And I didn't stop crying the entire game.
49ers
by women for women