Days of Geek

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    DoG Ep 05: Kate Mulgrew at Fan Expo 2012

    by Note that the contact info given in the episode itself is no longer any good. If you want to find me, try Facebook, @writingdad on Twitter, or email: lance@lanceschonberg.com. 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 5: with Kate Mulgrew at Fan Expo 2012.   00:06 Music “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:14 Intro Where I quote Joss Whedon on strong female characters. And note that while there are people trying to get it right other than Whedon, there aren’t enough of them, and that goes for every character, not just those played by or written for women.   02:02 Main A very quick…

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    DoG Ep 04: Gaming With Your Kids

    by Note that the contact info given in the episode itself is no longer any good. If you want to find me, try Facebook, @writingdad on Twitter, or email: lance@lanceschonberg.com. 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 4: Gaming with your kids.   00:05 Music “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:13 Intro I quote something I saw posted on Facebook. “How do you bond with your 9yo daughter?” and answer it by saying to play a game with her.   00:42 Main I talk very briefly about games in our house, mention Will Wheaton (see Episode 1 at daysofgeek.com/1) and Table Top again, but expand…

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    DoG Ep 03: Geek Cinema of 1986

    by Note that the contact info given in the episode itself is no longer any good. If you want to find me, try Facebook, @writingdad on Twitter, or email: lance@lanceschonberg.com. 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 3: Geek Cinema, 1986.   00:05 Music “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:13 Intro I give out the standard contact info: show@daysofgeek.com @DaysOfGeek on Twitter Facebook Page com/3 And then I don’t quote Stephen Spielberg and George Lucas on their expressed feelings about the end of the blockbuster movie age, but I do paraphrase a little just before admit to thinking they’re wrong.   01:16 Main The Wayback…

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    DoG Ep 02: Interview with Tanya Gough

    by Note that the contact info given in the episode itself is no longer any good. If you want to find me, try Facebook, @writingdad on Twitter, or email: lance@lanceschonberg.com. 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 2: Interview with Tanya Gough and the Star Trek re-watch begins.   00:07 Music – “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:14 Intro I quote Frank Zappa on books (“So many books, so little time.”) and observe that while the publishing industry is changing, it’s probably going to get better for readers in the short and long term.   00:48 Main In which I very briefly introduce the main…

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    DoG Ep 01: Wil Wheaton at Montreal Comic Con 2012

    by Note that the contact info given in the episode itself is no longer any good. If you want to find me, try Facebook, @writingdad on Twitter, or email: lance@lanceschonberg.com. 00:00 Episode ID Days of Geek, Episode 1: Intro to the Main Geek, Fan Expo Recovery, and Wil Wheaton speaks.   00:06 Music – “Split In Synapse”, courtesy of Kevin McCleod at incompetch.com.   00:24 Intro In which I offer up contact info before quoting Simon Pegg on being a geek. “Being a geek is all about being honest about what you enjoy and not being afraid to demonstrate that affection. It means never having to play it cool about…