I can cross “See ‘Weird Al’ in concert” off of my bucket list. The scene: The Minnesota State Fairgrounds – aka “The Great Minnesota Get Together.” It was a gorgeous evening for strolling around the crowded fair ahead of the concert. I managed to drop around $22 on a corn dog, French fries, and a […]
A fan encounter with the great ‘writer of stuff’ Peter David during a 2018 convention visit and reflections back to a first encounter with David in 1993.
An update from 2018 on the latest trials and tribulations from the former King of Kong, arcade gaming legend Billy Mitchell.
A detailed look at John Carpenter’s 2017 Anthology Tour stop in Minnesota, including meeting the man in person.
Thoughts on Prince and his legacy around Minnesota on the anniversary of his death.
A look back at the career of Leonard Nimoy after learning that Nimoy had passed away. Nimoy’s professional intersections with William Shatner is also covered.
An immediate reaction to the death of Steve Jobs and how his life was influenced by his relationship with Bill Gates.
A report and video segment from the 25th Anniversary screening of “The Last Starfighter” at the Aero Theatre with cast and crew in Los Angeles.
The details around seeing Sean Connery introduce “The Man who would be King” at AFI’s 2008 “Night at the Movies.”
The summary of an encounter with the actor Jon Voight, as it occurred during his political endorsement tour of California in the Fall of 2008.