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Geek in Gear: What I learned from university — Part 2

Well, here it goes, Part 2 of that thing I wrote last week and my last column here at The Signpost. To end it all, of course I’m going to talk about myself. This semester I will be completing my fourth undergraduate degree in a field that is completely not at all in the same […]

We are almost at the end of the semester. Yes, I am excited, as I know many of you are. I’m not going to tell you how many years straight I’ve been at school, but let’s just say that if I hadn’t meandered around for a bit and gotten a handful of undergraduate degrees, I’d […]

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Every once in a while, I see some confusion about why some humans of the female type play video games. I’m not sure why this is even a thing, but hey, who am I to judge? I am going to spend a moment talking about it, though, because it’s kind of a legit concern of mine […]

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If you haven’t heard the news, Norman Reedus (Daryl off of “The Walking Dead”) was supposed to come to FanX in April. I say “supposed to” because, yeah, he sort of had to cancel. He wasn’t the only one. LeVar Burton also had to cancel due to scheduling conflicts. Hopefully that’s the last of the […]

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There’s this weird belief going around that cartoons are for kids. It’s not a new misconception. Certainly not one that’s going to go away any time soon, either. But it is, well, more than a little bit wrong. Just because something is animated does not mean it’s “just for kids.” Just because it’s on a […]

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I don’t even know where to begin talking about the Academy Awards this past Sunday. There was Jared Leto’s shout-out to not just Ukraine, but also Venezuela, as well as the LGBT community. Then there was Lupita Nyong’o’s beautiful acceptance speech and Steve McQueen’s celebratory onstage jump of joy. And Benedict Cumberbatch photobombing U2 on […]

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