DoG Ep 14: George Takei at Fan Expo 2013

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00:00 Episode ID

Days of Geek, Episode 14: From Fan Expo 2013, actor, activist, and breaker of stereo types, George Takei.

 

00:10 Music

Split In Synapse courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.

 

00:18 Intro

A brief intro to Uncle George and how, to me, he’ll always be Mr. Sulu. Of course, you probably also know him as a social media giant and human rights activist.

 

01:02 The Q&A

George Takei speaking to the fans and taking a few questions.

 

39:50 News

Sadly, we missed Montreal Comic Con. I whine for a moment in hopes that someone captured some audio. I have found a teensy bit of video online, but not nearly enough. I also mention that we’re planning to attend Quinte Mini Con.

 

40:27 Geekness & The Real World

Where I share my thoughts on online activism―slacktivism as it’s often referred to―and why it’s actually a good thing.

 

32:14 Anime Corner

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind. The first of the Studio Ghibli films, before there was even a Studio Ghibli, and unquestionably a masterpiece of animation spearheaded by Miyazaki Hayao. There’s a manga too, and I suddenly need to read it.

 

45:45 Outro

In which I offer contact info:

Closing music George Street Shuffle, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com

 

Creative Commons licensing info (Attribution-Non-Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 Un-ported License).

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Lance Schonberg is an eclectic genre fiction author with more than two dozen stories published or on the way. 2019 is the year he dives into independent publishing, starting with "Thorvald's Wyrd", "Skip To My Luu", and "Turn the World Around". And he needs a more exciting short bio.

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