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- Things said to me as Kingpin at San Diego Comic-Con 2023 Cosplaying as Wilson Fisk, the Kingpin, is one of my favorites. In part it’s because it gets more response from people on the job – people working at the Convention Center. Often people of color. But I also get misidentified in interesting ways too! Here are a few quotes said to me this year. You...
- Last week I met droids! I don’t think I have it in me to do the elaborate work to build a complete robot with all the attendant parts. The skill and craft involved is intense! This is a hobby-built CHOPPER (C1-10P). Also in this photo is my Kingpin cane, crafted from a beach umbrella bottom I found on the beach, painted and embellished. Crafting! Cosplay! I miss #SDCC but am eager to try new stuff before the next Con.
- D’Vana Tendi of Lower Decks and Q of Star Trek: The Next Generation. I’ve known this alien 9 years: we were in line to give blood at the same moment at #SDCC. What I wrote at the time in my journal: “I did end up giving blood then met the nicest possible person. Meeting kind people different from myself makes me LOVE EVERYONE even when some of them are pushy and maybe sweaty in a way that could maybe smell better.” To be clear, I was not referring to her with the pushy sweaty smelly crack. #startrek #lowerdecks #qcosplay #dvanatendi #dvanatendicosplay #sdcc2023
- Comic Con 2023 is winding down but there are Cons in the future. Dr. Hank McCoy I’ll do you justice in the future.