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Illustration by Miles Huffman

Hogwarts house havoc

Allison Galbreath // May 3, 2015

Ah, Hogwarts. What kid didn’t wait for their letter? Didn’t imagined picking out a wand? Didn’t wonder what house the Sorting Hat would place them in? Well ... at least I know I did. It...

Illustration by Miles Huffman

A distinct type of social outcast

Allison Galbreath // March 15, 2015

Because this is a subject long debated, I thought I’d give my views of the differences between a nerd, geek, dork and dweeb. This is a matter of serious importance as it is critical to properly classify...

Illustration by Rachel Dugo.

Geek culture is a stronghold for sexism

Megan Mann // October 17, 2014

Ah, the "Nerd World." A social universe filled with comics, cosplay, video games and sexism. The sexism portion may be surprising to some, but it is by no means a secret in the geek and nerd community....

Comic nerd life gets expensive

Megan Mann // October 9, 2014

When it was announced that the "Merc with a Mouth" was going to be getting his own movie, I was so stoked. Deadpool has to be one of my favorite comic book characters of all time, regardless of the fact...

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