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Ready, set, howl!

From the people who brought you the Woolly Fair, the city's furriest art festival, a bit of hairy exercise this past weekend.
Lunar Laps
By ABIGAIL CROCKER  |  October 09, 2009

Maine creators at the New York Comic-Con

If you've never attended a large comics convention, it's difficult to get a sense of the enormity and nonstop sensory onslaught.
Dispatch from Comictopia
By ALEX IRVINE  |  February 11, 2009

Night of the living geeks

I’ve never dated a geek. Nor have I ever envisioned myself doing so.
Romancing the nerds
By NEELY STEINBERG  |  September 10, 2008
Parker, Big Jim and WTF?

Parker, Big Jim and WTF?

James Parker of the Boston Phoenix phones in, you come to Big Jim's defense and we check the WTF Line, which is still (781) 595-1017....
By Charlie  |  March 19, 2008

Cares or Who Cares? and the WTF Line!

It's Friday, so it's another round of Cares or Who Cares, featuring Lance Gould, Big Jim and Meredith Goldstein. We also check the WTF Line....
By Charlie  |  March 14, 2008

Useful friends

Ramona is a tattooed rockabilly chick with cat’s-eye glasses and a twin-lens-reflex camera strapped around her neck.
Brookline’s Mimoco Mimobots blur the boundaries between form and function
By CAMILLE DODERO  |  December 06, 2006


A galaxy far, far away

Recently I found myself aboard the Air Chair, a padded seat atop what looks like a riding lawnmower, at the Museum of Science’s “Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination” exhibit.
Is the Empire defining the current avant-garde?
By GREG COOK  |  March 27, 2006