Articles Posted in the " istandwithemily " Category

  • How the “True Fan” Phenomenon is Destroying Geek Culture

    In recent years “True Fan” phenomenon has spread through many aspects of geek culture, from gaming to comics to science fiction – it’s tearing many fandoms and geek subcultures apart at the seams, and making people feel uncomfortable in what should reasonably be welcoming shared spaces. The concept of a “True Fan” can come in […]


  • UPDATE: Ban Lifted on Reporter for Creation Conventions

    The ongoing situation about our reporter banned from Creation conventions over an out of context tweet has had a few updates in the past several days worth noting.  First and foremost, the lifetime ban from conventions appears to have been implemented by a volunteer who did not have the authority to do so.  Our reporter Emily […]