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Beauty and the geek

Geek is now chic, and the Internet is filled with female makeup artists who draw inspiration from superhero comics, video games, and science fiction.
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By S.I. ROSENBAUM  |  November 09, 2012
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The Freshman 5: Identity Starter Kit

So here you are, a Boston newbie, all too ready make those crappy, awkward high school days a thing of the past.
New to Boston? Time for a fresh start? Try one of these identities on for size.
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  September 07, 2012
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Jonah Hill straightens up

The Superbad star has embraced his inner math geek for his role in Moneyball, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis's best-selling book on Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane, who turned the baseball world on its head in 2002 when he cast aside his sc
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By SEAN KERRIGAN  |  September 23, 2011

The Week in Geek, August 15-23: Bad Daddies, Giant Killers, and Sparklepires


Unlike the green line blowing right by your stop while you wait in the rain, the handbasket we're in ain't exactly going express to hell....
By David Eisenberg  |  August 15, 2011
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Providence Student Survival Guide: List of lists

It's back-to-campus time. You've got shopping lists, book lists, syllabi, class rosters, and Facebook. Who would possibly think you could handle more lists? We would, that's who.
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By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX STAFF  |  September 03, 2010

King Richard's Faire '09: Fun, but for a tidy sum


This past weekend marked the opening of King Richard’s Faire in Carver, MA. Most Renaissance faires can only dream of what King Richard’s has achieved:...
By Maddy Myers  |  September 08, 2009


Johnny Cupcakes takes retro gaming to the Coolidge

Johnny Cupcakes takes retro gaming to the Coolidge


Last Saturday night at midnight, Johnny Cupcakes brought late-80s gamer geek classic The Wizard to...
By Maddy Myers  |  June 01, 2009

Anime Boston 2009: Mystery solved


VIDEO: Scenes from Anime Boston 2009 This past weekend marked the ninth year of the Northeast’...
By Maddy Myers  |  May 26, 2009
What's Anime Boston? Find out what it is, plus how to win a free VIP pass!

What's Anime Boston? Find out what it is, plus how to win a free VIP pass!


Where's Bulma?I was up pretty late last night. How could I have been so irresponsible on a Wednesday...
By Maddy Myers  |  May 21, 2009

Vintage Gaming Exhibit: 8-bit Is Back at CyberArts


“I consider myself a casual gamer,” Andrew Y. Ames tells me as he guides me around his Vintage Gamin...
By Maddy Myers  |  May 01, 2009
It's like 4:20 for code toads: Party like it's 1234567890!

It's like 4:20 for code toads: Party like it's 1234567890!


Geeks worldwide will be drinking at 6:31:30 Eastern (23:31:30 UTC) today as they celebrate a hi...
By b.pena  |  February 13, 2009