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Episode 026 – Dragon*Con Edition

September 12, 2011 Leave a comment
The @Valentine Podcast Show Notes
[audio|titles=Episode 026 – Dragon*Con Edition]
Coming to you, from Louisville, KY!  It’s the @Valentine Podcast with your proud couple, J and Renee Valentine.Intro Music – Who Loves Me by Pretty Lights – is Monday, September 12, 2011 and this is Episode 26!  Dragon*Con Edition

Weekend Wrap-up

  • Sade Concert
  • Cleaning
  • Set up Beta Streaming box in the front room waiting to get new television.
  • Sunday dinner with the Crockers
Dragon*Con 2011 – 25th Anniversary
  • Registration
  • Do at the View
    • iPad experience
    • Valet
    • Futuristic Bathroom
    • Atlanta Clientle (affluent, African-American, hoochie)


  • Podcasting Kickoff (met GypsyGirl, Xanar, Ralff, Lowercy and Lula, Chinbeard and his wife; panel contained tom merritt and veronica Belmont)
  • Geek a week panel (met O)
  • Artist Alley (Dexter Vines, Dern and O)
  • Lunch with Xanar, Ralff, and Gypsygirl
  • Tin Lizzie’s – long ass wait and margarita upgrade


  • Parade and mixup with Deidre
  • Vortex – Awesome front of menu
  • AIE meeup at the Pulse Loft (boobs for days)
  • WoW costume contest (For the Horde)
  • Pre-registerd for Next Year
  • Stupid Jayne Hat Maker
  • Took a Breather (snagged great seats)
  • Jonathan Coulton concert and the line debacle


  • Slept In and Relaxed (beat Jet Pack Joyride)
  • Chow Baby
  • Watched Two Movies (Hate Redbox Sometimes)
  • Krispy Kreme Fruit Pies


  • The Flying Biscuit
  • Drive Home

Tips for next year

  • Be Prepared to deal with crowds
  • Bring lots of cash
  • Come early
  • Take tons of pictures
  • Be prepared to wait
  • Bring something to do (games/books)
  • Snacks, water, bars.

Tech (Gadgets, Computers, etc.)

  • Beta
  • Motorolla XOOM
  • Chromebook

Media (Movies, Games, Books, Television Shows)

  • Katy Perry
  • New Girl
  • Sons of Anarchy
  • Battlestar Galatica
  • Stephen King – Lisey’s Story
  • Limitless
  • Life As We Know It
  • The Terminal
  • The Kids Are Alright
  • Where the Wild Things Are

Podcast of the Week (Until we run out of Podcasts)


  • email from Jeff (BroncoSyer)

Contact Information
You can reach us by email at You can also see our blog at  The podcast Twitter feed is atvalentineblog.  J’s Twitter feed is theCaoboi and Renee’s twitter feed is theIceflow

Outro Music: –  Still in Love With You – Sade

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