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I signed a photo release, picked up my badge, and headed around the corner to the girls’ holding pen. Two long tables were at either side of the room, with 30 or so numbered sheets of paper that were otherwise blank.
“Because people who meet me here, they see everything.” Three years ago, Keri Brugge was dressed as a Jedi knight when she sat down in front of future husband Matt Brugge at Glitch’s first Star Wars Celebration V speed-dating session.
Four months later, they were marching down a wedding aisle to the Star Wars theme song.
“I got an e-mail back asking, ‘How does speed dating work? The day I met him, he was wearing an Indiana Jones costume rigged to play the movie theme song when he walked.
He doesn’t think he’s the fastest Walmart assembler in the world, but admits that in 25 years he’s gotten pretty good. In the craft economy of costuming, his specialty is fabricating armor.
He first tried speed dating five years ago, at Atlanta’s Dragon Con. He estimates he is the third or fourth fastest assembler of bicycles in the Walmart corporation.
I don't know what will happen, but in the meantime I have amazing children in my life, so I don't lack baby love at all," she said."But I would like to know what a little Malika looks like.
” A “big old nerd” from a family of NASCAR enthusiasts in upstate New York, Glitch is a gleeful one-man show of movie quotes, silly voices, and fart jokes. “Next year I’m going to try to push it to 35 [conventions],” Glitch says. Well, live meagerly, I should say.” Between cons, Glitch works in the back room of a local Walmart, assembling floor model displays.His Darth Vader costume is worth an estimated $10,000. Starting weight, 367, current weight 346.2,” he blogged last week.Glitch’s most prized costume is an Episode III Anakin Skywalker worth $4,000, but weight gain currently prevents him from wearing it. Glitch’s speed date hosting style is part stand-up comedy, part Soup Nazi.Glitch’s most recent relationship started at his first-ever speed-dating session; he was only hosting, but she found him on Facebook and they dated for several years. -Posted by Sage Comic Con Speed Dating is a thing that happens.Also: I’m single, pushing 30, and own a Sonic Screwdriver with light and sound effects. The day drew nearer, and I started to actually get a little excited. And people who don’t love things sort of freak me out. I assumed the room would be filled with guys like this: Or this: Or maybe even this: Ugh. I arrived at the Javits Center last night and made my way through throngs of anime characters, Marvel superheroes, and several decent Marty Mc Flys (Doc Brown was signing at the Autograph Table). Some were with friends, some were rolling solo like me. ) We were herded into a convention room where pairs of folding chairs faced each other, each topped with a 3×5 index card and a pen.