In case you missed it, Ethan Gilsdorf (the author of “Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks”), posted a fantastic guide last year to help us geeks through Valentine’s day. Let’s face it, geeks no matter the stripe — Tolkienite, Larper, Browncoat, techie, Trekker, hacker, gamer, Whovian — can be acutely passionate, obsessive even, when it comes to love.
But if you haven’t yet hatched a scheme full of Easter eggs for your beloved, don’t panic. This great guide will help you answer the dungeon master’s questions of “What, is your quest . . . for romance?” “Are you going out, or staying in?” “Do you desire to give a DIY gift, or a box of nerdery delivered by UPS?” Ultimately, by the end of this you can say to your treasure…”As you wish.”
Just in case you are holding off on the whole “Valentine” thing today – we thought it would be nice to bring you a handy-dandy-guide to dating. You know….just in case you need a little nudge. And if you are like so many independent and content people that don’t need a date, then you can at least get a good chuck from Eric Smith’s book. Continue reading Valentine Must: Geek’s Guide To Dating!
Even Batman is finding time to say Happy Valentine’s day. Call your mother – wish her Happy Valentine’s Day, it may not be the Valentine she wants, but it’s the Valentine’s she needs. Batman says so. Happy Valentine’s Day from Gabbing Geek!
Just in time for Valentines Day – well, maybe not, since today is Valentine’s Day for next year’s Valentine’s Day are these adorable tiny knit forrest animals holding the key to your heart. These little cuties are hand created by Barb over at Sweet Bauer Knits. Most of her creations are made with natural and eco-friendly materials – while her hats and toys are made with silky cottons, soft baby alpaca fibers, and smooth merino wools. Try not to squeeeeee too loud as you check out more of her miniature marvels after the break.
This was a great year for movies, so I didn’t want to just discuss my top ten. There were so many movies that were worthy of consideration. I’ll post the full list Thursday, but first here are the films that, while not worthy of top ten rankings, are surely praiseworthy. With so many great films released, there is no shame in silver!