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GoFundMe — Backup Ribbon Project

We have taken another great leap into the wild and wooly world of crowdfunding and have set up a GoFundMe campaign. We are hoping to raise $500 for a start to help cover the costs of ribbons, cards, stickers, and … Continue reading

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Good Things Come in Threes — NEW RIBBONS ON THE WAY

Goodness, it has been a while, hasn’t it? Oh, so much to talk about… First — if you are planning to be at Gallifrey One over President’s Weekend, Backup Ribbons, cards, and stickers WILL be there. Ask around among those … Continue reading

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Featured Geek!

During our fabulous return to Geek Girl Con (more on that later!), we went to a panel about the Unicorn Files project, hosted by a lovely lady we had met the previous year. The concept is to feature female geeks … Continue reading

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Home is Where the Geeky Heart is

We have accomplished so much with this project, some of which was beyond our wildest expectations. We got the Wil Wheaton Okie-Dokie Stamp of Approval. We got to help craft an anti-harassment policy for the second biggest Comic-Con in the … Continue reading

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We Would Like to Thank the Academy…

OK, we can now talk about the Sooper Sekrit Projekt of which we were part. The Mary Sue put out a call for participants to help New York Comic-Con craft a new anti-harassment policy. We were asked to participate. An … Continue reading

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GeekGirlCon Update and Other Sundry Stuff

First off, we now have an actual TIME AND LOCATION for our “Geeks Got Your Back” panel at GeekGirlCon. We are scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 12 at 10 am. Look for the short, busty chick with the Gamora hair carrying … Continue reading

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What are We Doing Tomorrow Night, Brain?

Well, tomorrow morning, actually. We will be participating in a telecon with Jill Pantozzi of The Mary Sue, along with several other people as part of a joint effort to help New York Comic-Con revamp its anti-harassment policy. As you … Continue reading

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Radio Interview and Possible Exciting New Project

First off, our fine friends over at Krypton Radio will be airing our interview Saturday, Aug. 23 at 9 pm. We will be chatting about harassment and con culture in the wake of recent events at San Diego Comic-Con. Come … Continue reading

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Upcoming Radio Appearance

Really quickly — we are going to once again be featured on an upcoming edition of The Event Horizon, courtesy of the fabulous people at Krypton Radio (it’s sci-fi for your wi-fi). We will let you know once we know … Continue reading

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Backup Ribbons are IN THE HOUSE!!

We have in a fresh batch of Backup ribbons, complete with that new ribbon smell! These have arrived just in time for your late summer/early fall cons. Follow these simple directions to get some of your very own. IMPORTANT INFO: … Continue reading

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