Steampunk Movie Top Ten – No. 2 & No. 1

Recently I polled active members of the Pandora Society’s Facebook group to nominate and vote upon their favorite “Steampunk” movie. Many films were nominated, and this week we presented those that were voted into the top ten by looking at two films per day finally we can reveal the Pandora Society’s top two favorite “Steampunk” films ever! […]

Last Day to Buy Tickets to the Ball

The Time Travelers’ Ball is tomorrow and advance ticket sales end at midnight (EST) today! Tickets at the door are $15, but you can save money by buying your advance tickets online now!  

This Day in History – September 19th, 1879

In the north west of England off the coast of the Irish Sea lies a sea side resort town called Blackpool. The town rose to prominence as a major center of tourism in England when a railway was built in the 1840s connecting it to the industrialised regions of Northern England. The railway made it much easier and cheaper […]

Steampunk Movie Top Ten – No.4 & No.3

Recently I polled active members of the Pandora Society’s Facebook group to nominate and vote upon their favorite “Steampunk” movie. Many films were nominated, but this week we shall present those that were voted into the top ten by looking at two films per day as we count down to the Pandora Society’s favorite “Steampunk” film […]

Only Today & Tomorrow to Buy Advance Tickets!

The Time Travelers’ Ball is only two days away, and advance ticket sales end tomorrow (Sept. 19) at midnight (EST). Tickets at the door are $15, but you can save money by buying your advance tickets online today or tomorrow.  

This Day in History – September 18th, 1873

On this day in 1873, the U.S. bank Jay Cooke & Company declared bankruptcy, triggering a series of bank failures known as the Panic of 1873. The financial crisis triggered a depression in Europe and North America that lasted from 1873 until 1879, and even longer in some countries. In Britain it started two decades of stagnation known as the “Long Depression” that weakened the […]

The Uncommon Geek podcast Episode 27: The Paranormal Podcast!

On this episode, The Uncommon Geek tags along on a paranormal investigation of the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Dayton, OH where Epic Con Geek Fest is going to be held! The grounds have an interesting history, and World Paranormal Investigations were invited out to investigate to see if anything shows up… And oh my, did we […]

Steampunk Movie Top Ten – No.6 & No.5

Recently I polled active members of the Pandora Society’s Facebook group to nominate and vote upon their favorite “Steampunk” movie. Many films were nominated, but this week we shall present those that were voted into the top ten by looking at two films per day as we count down to the Pandora Society’s favorite “Steampunk” film […]

“Doctor Who” Contest – The Winners!

Voting in the Who North America Doctor Who Cosplay Contest is now over and we can finally reveal the ultimate winners of the popular vote, the judge’s choice, and my honourable mentions for whom I would have picked. Honourable Mentions Aloysius’s Favorite Doctor Cosplay - phoebepiper as the Sixth Doctor Until recently I dismissed the Sixth Doctor as much as […]

This Day in History – September 17th, 1849

During the American Civil War she served her country as a spy for the Union, led scouting parties into the South, and was also the first woman to lead an armed assault, but once the war was over Harriet Tubman was denied the recognition that she deserved; it took until 1899 for the U.S. Government to […]

Steampunk Movie Top Ten – No.8 & No.7

Recently I polled active members of the Pandora Society’s Facebook group to nominate and vote upon their favorite “Steampunk” movie. Many films were nominated, but this week we shall present those that were voted into the top ten by looking at two films per day as we count down to the Pandora Society’s favorite “Steampunk” film […]

“Doctor Who” Contest – Top Ten Costumes

After five days of voting in the Who North America Doctor Who Cosplay Contest things are beginning to settle down with regards to the leaders of the pack, so today we are looking at ALL the costumes to see who got the most votes . . . now this isn’t really a fair comparison because some categories had more candidates with […]

Pages:1234567...49»