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Charity Raffle, Weetacon VI »

[9 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

You loved them the last two years (and last year these were the single most popular raffle item!) and they’re making another appearance: the fantastic Jai Kudo sunglasses. Be the envy of all your friends! Bask in the glory of strangers asking where you got them and the added cachet of sniffing “They’re designer sunglasses from England and I don’t think you can get them in the States.” The sunglasses will not necessarily be the ones pictured above, but will be a fantastic quality …

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[15 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

Plus-size fashion super designer Yuliya Raquel decked the Weetacon ladies in her amazing fashions during Weetacon 2010. Check out the loveliness! I think they definitely classed up the dive-y Bad Bar!

Karen D is absolutely glowing in her Autumn Blossoms top.

Poppy and Ladyloo each rocked a Forget Me Knot dress (and reviewed them too)!

This photo doesn’t do Mary justice in this dress, as she practically left a trail of flames in her wake, she was so smoking hot! Read her review of the Carolina Swirl dress here!

Susan’s review of her Biella …

Locals, Programming »

[25 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

You might say Scott Eastman was born to make photographs.  Because even though he claims no family ties to the illustrious George Eastman (of Eastman Kodak renown), Scott’s been doing right by the Eastman name since picking up his dad’s Instamatic camera in the 1970’s. A long-time hobbyist, Scott didn’t start shooting professionally until a few years ago (and even then, the term “professional” here is used in the most basic sense of getting paid to shoot).  His grown-up job has long been in …

Programming »

[13 Feb 2010 | One Comment | ]

Fredlet was born to a pair of randy college students in a tiny town in west Texas. From these humble beginnings, she was raised in a single-wide trailer in the Panhandle of Texas by parents, that, as it turned out, were rocket scientists despite their poor family planning skills. Because of this pedigree, Kramer Wetzel, of Astrofish.net, keeps insisting that she is smart. (Or smart ass, one of those.) In the early days of the web, she worked for some high-profile web-wonks and fredlet.com was the natural offshoot of QA’ing …

Locals, Programming »

[13 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

Michael Brandenburg is a contributing news editor for Network Computing, covering news as well as blogging about enterprise wireless and mobility.  Prior to Network Computing, Michael covered the enterprise WLAN and networking market for the competitive analysis firm Current Analysis.  Michael also has over 15 years of IT experience, serving in developer, system administrator, and IT management roles.

He is now a confirmed Mac user and gadget geek.


Programming »

[13 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

Jennette Fulda is a freelance web designer and writer who founded the company, Make My Blog Pretty, which specializes in blog design. It is a niche she knows a lot about because she is a long-time blogger at PastaQueen.com, a personal blog with an emphasis on health and fitness. Jennette will be available to answer your web design and blogging questions, mediate debates between Blogger and WordPress aficionados, and give five tips to make your web design prettier.
She also won’t turn down a cookie (the kind with butter and sugar, …

Weetacon VI, Weetacon VII »

[9 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

Location: Chicago, IL
Interests: classes at the gym, 5ks, dance classes, music, bad tv, more bad tv, David and Harriett (the cats), reading, working too much
Nickname/Alternate name:
Facebook: yes — find me under Veronica Spicer
Significant Other:
Random Fact: I was in a zombie movie (direct-to-video, but I do have a IMDB listing)
Secret Super Power: outstanding sense of direction; catlike reflexes (the latter is more of an aspirational goal)
Attending: Weetacon VI, Weetacon VII
Reason I’m attending Weetacon:to shake my predilection for hanging out with other lawyers (Poppy being almost the sole exception)
Thing I’m …

Weetacon VI »

[2 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

Location: Queens NY. (my room)
Interests: Writing, reading, rotting brain cells on hours of mindless TV (Yay Mindless), Video games (Yay mindless)
Nickname: Nothing I actually want people to call me. That said, it would drive Jenfoo nuts if I were called Trom. (A tale which is as long as it is uninteresting)
Website: Um. . .Google, yeah that was me I invented Google.
Facebook: That one too.
Twitter: OK, fine I’m a cyber-shut in. is that what you wanted to read!!!!!!!
Significant Other: How do you sleep at night?
Random Fact: I get bored easy.
Secret Super …

Weetacon VI, Weetacon VII »

[9 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

Location: Baltimore, MD
Interests: football, videogames, teaching, training our new puppy
Nickname/Alternate name: Sorry! Don’t have one! I go by Woodsy, though!
Facebook: Ryan Woods
Significant Other: Jessi (aka Biensoul)…she is my wife, and she is the best person in the world.

Favorite Bad Bar Song: Sweet Caroline…Ba Ba Baaaa
Best Weetacon Memory: So many to enjoy…but the Doctor helps everyone have a good time.
I’m usually the one who…: is shy and off to himself, cowering in a corner.
Funniest Weetacon Incident: When the teenage lesbian hit on all of the ladies at Pantscakes.
Weetathlon Awards: …

Weetacon VI, Weetacon VII »

[9 Jan 2010 | 2 Comments | ]

Location:  Sacramento
Interests: Math, science, computers, ecology, iguanas, reading, science fiction, traveling, teaching, learning.
Nickname/Alternate name: Apparently I am too dull to have a nickname *sigh*
Facebook: Eileen Snider

Twitter: eileensc
Significant Other: none
Random Fact: I used to work at a zoo. (a real one, I could say the same thing about the high school I taught at last year)
Secret Super Power: Super fast reading.
Attending: Weetacon VI
Reason I’m attending Weetacon: So I can be one of the cool kids.
Thing I’m most nervous about: Freaking …