Humor and Hijinks at the Stargate Summit

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At the “Stargate Summit” panel, Fri 1PM in the Peachtree Ballroom (W), the audience was treated to the humor and hijinks of Christopher Judge, Mitch Pileggi, Alex Zahara, and Jennifer Spence. Originally slated to feature six celebrities from the various series, a couple of guests got hung up on their way to the panel and didn’t make it. Judge himself arrived late but was greeted with an exuberant welcome from the audience. Zahara started things off with a bang by
 
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tlhIngan maH! (We Are Klingon!)

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Deena Roth and Tommy Byrd  amazed Dragon Con last year with their fan video Last Dragon Con (catch it on DCTV!) The video was shot almost entirely on location at Dragon Con 2010, and the production quality is just unbelievable. It all started with Deena playing with the lyrics, and coming up with the song. After recording the audio in a studio in Nashville, she was going to just wander around Con and shoot the footage all on her cell phone.
 
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Live Podcasting with Paul and Storm

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Phil Plait (aka Bad Astronomer) took approximately ten minutes to drop some science (and the mic) on the “Paul and Storm Talk About Some Stuff for Five to Ten Minutes (on Average)” panel, Friday at 11:30 AM in the Hilton Grand Ballroom East. Recording their podcast of the same name in front of a live Dragon Con audience, Storm (of Paul and Storm) threw out the first topic, stating his theory that we are living in the third great age
 
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Own a Piece of Sherrilyn Kenyon History

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Menyons, here is your chance to own a piece of history from Sherrilyn Kenyon. The very first printed edition of Styxx is being auctioned for charity! The auction benefits three charities: Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary, which shelters abused exotic animals, the Georgia Conservancy, which helps to protect the state’s natural resources, and the Marcus Autism Center, which helps diagnose and treat children with autism. What makes this charity auction so awesome is that Dragon Con will match the winning donation
 
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Charity Spotlight: The Marcus Autism Center

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The Marcus Autism Center was founded in 1991 as the Marcus Developmental Resource Center. With more than 6,000 patients treated annually, the center is the largest clinical care provider in the nation for children with autism and one of only three Autism Centers of Excellence in the nation. The Marcus Autism Center now falls under the umbrella of the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA). One of the most primary and critical areas of research is that of early detection. The
 
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Charity Spotlight: The Georgia Conservancy

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The Georgia Conservancy, founded in 1968, has worked on a host of land and water conservation projects, as well as clean air programs around the State. As parks and other protected land was being created around the country, the founders wanted to bring that to Georgia. Some of the early successes include the creation of Panola Mountain State Park and Sweet Water Creek State Park, as well as getting the water flowing through cities like Columbus. As a 501(c)(3) charity, member
 
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