Universal FanCon “postponed indefinitely”

Universal FanCon, an inaugural geek-centric event scheduled to take place at the Baltimore Convention Center April 27 – 29 has been postponed indefinitely due to financial difficulties. It is with a heavy heart that we must announce that FanCon has been postponed until further notice. We deeply apologize for the disappointment, anger and feelings of …

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Kevin Gausman throws first ‘Immaculate Inning’ of 2018

Kevin Gausman of the Baltimore Orioles threw an immaculate 7th inning in a loss to the Cleveland Indians Monday night. An immaculate inning is where a pitcher faces three hitters and strikes them out on three pitches each. If an immaculate inning sounds silly, that’s because it is. It’s not even all that impressive when …

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San Francisco Giants Brandon Belt has a 21-pitch at bat

San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt made Jaime Barria of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Orange Country throw 21 pitches in the first inning of Sunday’s game. Belt eventually lined out to right field, but it doesn’t really matter. The at-bat lasted 12 minutes and 45 seconds. When you make a starting pitcher throw that …

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How did the Comic Book Legal Defence Fund spend its money in 2016

The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, also known as the CBLDF, released its IRS form 990 to the public for the year 2016. It shows its financial record for 2016. In 2016, the CBLDF generated $897,256.00 in revenue. That seems like a lot of money, but in 2015, the year prior, it generated $1,007,002. Where …

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The official hat to wear after a mass shooting

With the number of mass shootings on the rise here in the United States, I’m always looking for ways to better express myself after the bodies hit the floor. I think I’ve found the perfect hat to wear during the aftermath of a mass shooting. I call it the “Thoughts and Prayers” hat. It’s made …

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Thinking of driving for Lyft?

One of the things to consider before deciding to drive for Lyft is they have absolutely no problem sending you on trips that are guaranteed to make you lose money. Case in point, the trip they sent me on the other day. Lyft sent me 21 miles away to pick up a rider who wanted …

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