Daily Dragon staff

A Scenic Tour of Dragon*Con ’99

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A meander through the Walk of Fame and the Exhibitor’s area in the Apparel Mart was like being in a somewhat surreal bazaar. I started at the Walk of Fame, where Apollo Smile had a HUGE line of (mostly male) fans waiting to meet her. Richard Hatch and Jack Stauffer of Battlestar Galactica, who have been friends for 30 years, were very chatty with their fans. Then, across the way, Maggie Egan (Babylon 5) was willing to talk for quite
 
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Dragon Off the Top Rope

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Thursday night the Opening Day attendees of Dragon*Con 1999 were greeted by the convention’s first presentation of professional wrestling. Several hundred attendees were entertained by the flying bodies, fists, and feet, of the Alabama Championship Wrestling alliance. Fred Olen Ray, writer, producer, and director, brought this exhibition of men in tights, and women in thongs. The crowd saw Bambi successfully defend her World Championship title in a match that had the men in the audiencing grimacing from the sounds of
 
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