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WoW: albino drake acquired!

This is really nerdy, but I got my albino drake mount today! This one is an achievement reward for obtaining 50 mounts. I’m kind of an achievement geek and mount/pet collector, so I was scrolling through lists of non-purchasable mounts yesterday and saw that I was only four mounts away, so off I went this morning. I think it’s a she, but I’m not sure what her name is yet. Anyone else name their mounts? Speaking of achievements, I finally grabbed the Elder title for Lunar  ...

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#SeeingStarWarsVII

As a huge fan of the previous extended universe canon (RIP), I’m having a hard time reconciling my knowledge of that with what’s in the trailers for Force Awakens (but every time Han Solo is on screen, I tear up). That said, I’m still pumped. We’re seeing the movie on the 18th as a part of our company holiday party! Moving sucks, but it’s happening, so until that gets settled, enjoy Daisy Ridley (Rey) and John Boyega (Finn) watching this new trailer for the  ...

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and it was the best day ever

I am exhausted, y’all. After all the stress about moving and not getting much sleep lately, my Director of Publishing, Sam, and I hit the road to Wizard World Chicago Friday afternoon. This was my very first convention EVER, so I wasn’t totally sure what to expect. We checked into the hotel, hit the convention floor, went to dinner, met some of the people from Critical Hit, went out with them, and then crashed back at the hotel (thank Capt Mal for Uber and Lyft). After no sleep,  ...

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Marvel dubsmash wars!

It’s no secret that I’m a huge Marvel fan, especially since Agent Carter dropped last year. Hayley Atwell is my spirit animal. So the casts of Agent Carter and Agents of SHIELD have been battling it out via dubsmash videos, and…seriously, just watch: The killer blow. Thank you @ChloeBennet4 BOOM @clarkgregghttps://t.co/SilK383hFfpic.twitter.com/SyQ60i6nd5 — Hayley Atwell (@HayleyAtwell) July 11, 2015 For those of you who don’t know, Chloe Bennet (Skye on AoS) used to  ...

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