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X-Men "Storm" and "Wolverine" interrupt their super villain fighting schedule to pose for a photo. (Courtesy Jean-Louis)

Mutant Science, Bellydancing and Other Stuff You'll Learn at Dragon Con

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 2:00am

Dragon Con, the largest pop culture, sci-fi fantasy convention in the southeast, rolls into town as it typically does this Labor Day weekend. (Of course I’m going - why is that even a question!) Most people are...

Who Needs Comic Con When Atlanta Has Dragon Con?

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, July 25, 2014 - 7:31am

Over the next three days, my fellow geeks are swarming San Diego for the 2014 Comic Con International, the annual confab of comic books, tv shows, movies and pop culture. I don’t envy them anymore. Who needs Comic Con...

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Monsterama: A Chilling New Convention This Weekend

Cheryl Wollner - Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 6:41am

A new convention hits the Atlanta streets August 1st through 3rd 2014. Monsterama recognizes the horror and fantastic genres across literature, film and art with a focus on classic horror. This includes staple figures...

Dragon Confidential: Meet the Faces Behind the Convention

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 11:57am

Dragon Con descends upon Atlanta in just two days. (The Daily Jog team will be there covering the weekend events like the parade on this blog, Facebook and Twitter. Plus GPB member and Desperate for Downton guest...

How a Lawyer Becomes Green Lantern for Dragon Con

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 1:18pm

By day Cliff Tunnel practices patent law. But over Labor Day weekend, he’s indulging his nerdy side and dressing up as comic book hero Green Lantern for Dragon Con, Atlanta’s mega sci- fi, fantasy,...

Our Best Pictures From Dragon Con 2014

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 9:39am

When you go to Dragon Con, be prepared to take tons of photos. The Daily Jog’s Jeremiah Bratton, Victoria Bostic and Patrick Edmond had their cameras on the ready to capture the costumed wonders marching in...

Music Midtown Set to Rock Atlanta

Cheryl Wollner - Friday, September 12, 2014 - 1:50pm

Even after DragonCon and the Decatur Book Festival , Atlanta continues to be a cultural hub with Music Midtown. This two day music festival blasts out at

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