Monthly Archive: February 2013

Tonight is my last night in San Francisco – AFTER ONE HELL OF A WEEKEND. 0

Tonight is my last night in San Francisco – AFTER ONE HELL OF A WEEKEND.

Dear Internet, I have so much to tell you.  This past week has been a whirlwind of anime companies, Man v. Food adventures, bridges, trolleys, Silicon Valley, and GBikes. Yes, GBikes. As in, “Shannon and I borrowed a couple of Google company bikes and rode them around the Googleplex office...

My visit to @FUNimation in Texas (or Travels with Tom the #Anime #Nerd) 0

My visit to @FUNimation in Texas (or Travels with Tom the #Anime #Nerd)

The more I travel, the more I find myself blogging from airplanes.  This isn’t a bad thing; just the product of opportunity – being stuck sitting someplace looking for a way to kill time and doing so with Wi-fi on an airplane (if I’m on Virgin America; I flew Spirit...

Why we can’t have nice things (& why #anime conventions like @ChibiPa still don’t get it.) 4

Why we can’t have nice things (& why #anime conventions like @ChibiPa still don’t get it.)

Since the ripe old age of sixteen years old, I’ve been going to fan conventions.  For those of you that know me well, THAT’S A LONG FUCKING TIME.  (In short, I’m old.)  Over the years, I’ve worked hard to be less of a grumpy old man of anime and more...

Dogs, cats, and helping for the sake of helping – not for the sake of taking sides. 0

Dogs, cats, and helping for the sake of helping – not for the sake of taking sides.

A friend of mine posted something on Twitter today that kind of bothered me.  It seems that her office is doing a “save the dogs” campaign and she’s made it known that she is actively NOT going to participate since it excludes cats. This has me a bit confused. I...