Category Archives: BotCon

Non-Attending Package

Robo Con was just last weekend; it seems like it’s going to be the last one. I guess when it came between the conventions, BotCon won out. I’m not surprised. Which leads me to the subject of today’s post. It … Continue reading

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Excitement In the Time Of Viral Infections

Lulu, you just had treats! Lots of them! (Nope, totally not spoiling the purrincess…) Yesterday, I decided to take a look around Walmart before I headed into work; it’s fairly obvious that people are panicking about the coronavirus. There’s no … Continue reading

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Things Fall Apart

You have no idea. Now, you remember on Tuesday that I let everyone know that BotCon was making its triumphant return after leaving us unceremoniously in 2016. I was excited; holy slag, was I ever excited to hear this news. … Continue reading

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Thirty Five Years Thirty Five Thoughts #18: The Phoenix Rises

Yesterday, a little something was posted on Facebook; since WordPress is giving me a bit of grief posting what I want, I’m going to simply link to the Allspark. But Karl Hartman had quite the announcement yesterday. If you don’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Nostalgia Crush! Special Edition

A video of the very first BotCon, from July 1994. I wasn’t able to attend; that would happen five years later, when I would meet some people who quickly became my family. Twenty five years have gone by; how is … Continue reading

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Twenty Years, Part One: “Come Walk With Me”

There’s just no rhyme or reason Only the sense of completion And in your eyes, I see The missing pieces I’m searching for I think I’ve found my way home — Savage Garden, “I Knew I Loved You“ BotCon 1999, … Continue reading

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Mission Drift

Kid’s going places. Certainly not to college, but definitely going places. The weather has finally turned somewhat decent, although Prime and I are still sitting in the Fox Club if we’re at a Rattlers game. For reasons. Mainly me, but … Continue reading

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Abandon Hope

A few days ago, I noticed something disturbing; my new socks had a lot of wear. A good number of pairs had holes and some of them had worn down in the instep. They were still mostly white, but the … Continue reading

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“And I was dreaming of the night…”

I made the mistake of reading through some of my old Blogger posts yesterday. I’m not entirely sure as to why. I haven’t posted on that blog for nearly six months and the template gives me some wicked eyestrain. Some … Continue reading

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The Alpha, the Omega and the Infinity Gauntlet

This may be coming sooner than we’d like. Earlier today, Prime and I met up with our friend, Shawn and basically just shot the shit in the parking lot of my local Wal-Mart. We chatted about the current toys that … Continue reading

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