Monthly Archive: February 2009

MegaCon 2009 6

MegaCon 2009

MegaCon was exactly what I expect every year that I go… A mall. Nothing exciting enough to prompt me spending money, though. The day was spent promoting Wasabi Anime, JACON and other upcoming events we are working with. Now I am having dinner… Relaxing… And wishing I could take a...

Tom’s Twitterings… 0

Tom’s Twitterings…

(My Tweets from yesterday) 08:39 is thinking about the ton of work that has to get done tonight before going to bed and driving to Orlando tomorrow morning at 645 AM. 12:06 is impressed with the new mobile MySpace interface. 14:33 wants to find some excuse to go home early,...

Next time I go to Las Vegas… 0

Next time I go to Las Vegas…

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A Las Vegas casino cafe is rewarding patrons who can put away a 2-foot, 6-pound burrito with a most logical prize—free unlimited rides on a roller coaster that runs in both forward and reverse. The offer comes with a caveat, though: Those who accept the challenge...

Sirius XM Radio customer service NIGHTMARE 0

Sirius XM Radio customer service NIGHTMARE

So about six months ago I bought my badass new Ford Mustang GT. One of the perks that came with it was a Sirius satellite radio with six months of free service. For those of you doing math right now – yes, the service expired about a week ago. Shannon...

Tom’s Twitterings… 0

Tom’s Twitterings…

(My Tweets from yesterday) 09:22 is back in the office and hopped up on Starbucks. 10:51 is worried about family members… being right sometimes sucks more than people know. 12:53 had a great lunch thanks to his wife and has just conjured up two ideas for anime conventions he likes...

More Star Trek news… 0

More Star Trek news…

Last tidbit before I go to bed. It seems that the Star Trek experience in Vegas is returning… http://scifiwire.com/2009/02/confirmed-new-contract-to-keep-star-trek-the-experience-alive-in-vegas.php

Convention Lawsuit-o-rama 1

Convention Lawsuit-o-rama

A couple interesting convention related legal tussles that have shown up on the radar: Square Enix Wins $600,000 from Unlicensed Sword Sellers Dragon Con founder sues successor over finances

For Shannon… 1

For Shannon…

“Well, Ricky Bobby is not a thinker.Ricky Bobby is a driver.He is a doer.And that’s what you need to do.You don’t need to think.You need to drive.You need speed.You need to go out there, and you need to rev your engine.You need to fire it up.You need to grab a...

Awesomely Awful Music… and loving it! 0

Awesomely Awful Music… and loving it!

Okay – so I decided to look in Pandora Radio today (www.pandora.com) and created a by typing in Transformers and findling the listing “Vince Dicola – The Transformers Theme Radio”… and the results have been legendary: “Hearts on Fire” from the “Best of Rocky” collection “Transformers” from Lion I am,...

Tom’s Twitterings… 2

Tom’s Twitterings…

(My Tweets from yesterday) 08:50 is going to be a basket case until Fedex lands at 1030 AM with the paperwork and check. 10:55 just confirmed all his deals came in this morning (at his day job)… and just broke an office record. Life, at the moment, is good. 🙂...

Upcoming weekend happenings… 0

Upcoming weekend happenings…

I’ve posted info on Facebook about things to do the next couple of weeks: March 7-8, 2009 (Saturday & Sunday) – We’re going to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure. http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=57022800871 March 14, 2009 (Saturday) – We’re going to the Indian River County Fair in Vero Beach. http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=55974392100 (If you...

Star Trek Voyag- I mean Stargate: Universe news… 0

Star Trek Voyag- I mean Stargate: Universe news…

(From EW.com) Sci Fi Channel’s newest Stargate incarnation has added two more crew members. ER vet Ming-Na and Smallville grad Elyse Levesque have come aboard Stargate Universe, sources confirm to me exclusively. The pair join previously announced recruits Robert Carlyle, Lou Diamond Phillips, Alaina Huffman, Justin Louis, David Blue, Jamil...

Tom’s Twitterings… 0

Tom’s Twitterings…

(My Tweets from yesterday) 08:16 is sitting in his office at 8:15 in the morning thinking that he wishes it was summer again. 10:30 just closed the largest deal in the history of his company (the day job) and will be on edge until the check lands tomorrow. 13:08 is...