Monthly Archive: September 2009

How to save the “Heroes” (A Guide) 2

How to save the “Heroes” (A Guide)

I miss the first season of Heroes. Seriously. It was geek TV made mainstream and I had fun talking to my fellow geek friends about it AND my “real world” folks at the office. We were all wondering the same things about mysterious paintings and who this “Sylar” guy was....

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Took a Journey with a Night Ranger to Orlando…

Last night I drove to Orlando and met a few friends to see Journey in concert. Night Ranger opened – and I’ll be honest, I had forgotten how many songs of theirs I knew. They threw in a few Damn Yankees songs for good measure (which made their set that...

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My Name is Tom Croom and…

it has been almost a week since my last post. The reason (aka “excuse”) is that I’ve been swamped with writing updates for another blog style website I pen things for. Then there was the whole driving to Atlanta last weekend for some zany convention. Tomorrow I head to Orlando...

My Wife Likes Grimlock… 0

My Wife Likes Grimlock…

Shannon has been collecting Grimlock figures over the past couple of years – and I have a funny feeling that the Grimlock computer mouse may be a needed addition to the collection.

DragonCon 2009 – The morning after… 1

DragonCon 2009 – The morning after…

So I decided (at the last minute) to surprise Shannon and the Green Mustard crew by dropping into DragonCon on Sunday. My friend Eric and I drove up Saturday at midnight, arrived Sunday at 8:00 AM, spent 17 hours walking around the event, left at 1:00 AM Sunday night and...

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The Nimoy/Shatner Panel from DragonCon 2009…

Someone did an excellent job of filming and posting it. Enjoy! PART 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sc5RapwXDL8 PART 3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-_RTMFFBG8 PART 4: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=58yW87vME9w PART 5: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHRhzC3ww6Y PART 6: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRafdvklQ3w PART 7: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZsSx-Ea0wY

IGN Video: Halo 3: ODST Xbox 360 Trailer – Live-Action Trailer 0

IGN Video: Halo 3: ODST Xbox 360 Trailer – Live-Action Trailer

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Aaron Douglas (Chief from BSG) at DragonCon = WIN 1

Aaron Douglas (Chief from BSG) at DragonCon = WIN

Aaron just ran into my wife at DragonCon and was pleasant enough to sign her “Last Supper” BSG pic for her. She said he was very polite about being approached and was very cool about fans approaching him. MANY “CONVENTION CELEBRITIES” should take note from this… because he just made...