San Diego Comic-Con to Feature First-Ever Geek Couture Fashion Show

Star Wars is so hot right now — it is even hotter than the magma Hayden Christensen fell into that one time. During fashion month, Force-infused designs were featured on runways in both New York and London, and both mostly consisted of slapping Darth Vader prints on billowy dresses and calling it a day. Those of you… » 3/17/14 6:20pm 3/17/14 6:20pm

Slut Shaming and Concern Trolling in Geek Culture

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Last month, science geek and costumer Emily Finke attended a sci fi convention dressed in a screen-accurate uniform from Star Trek: TOS, where she was met with microaggression, mock-concern and men intent on outing her as a Fake Geek Girl. So she decided to write something, "because I haven't caused enough flame wars on … » 6/07/13 11:54am 6/07/13 11:54am