Archive for Vampires

Great-grandnephew of Bram Stoker will speak at Vampire-Con

Posted in Books, Events with tags , , , , , , on August 14, 2009 by The Quintessential Geek

[via Newswire]

Dracula The Un-Dead, sequel to original classic officially sanctioned by the Bram Stoker family to exhibit at Vampire-Con. Dracula the Un-dead authors Dacre Stoker and Ian Holt join the panel discussion ‘Why We Love Vampires’.”

Ashley Greene performs vampire hex on PCs

Posted in Virus with tags , , on August 14, 2009 by The Quintessential Geek

[via V3]

“PC users have been warned not to let their curiosity get the better of them after it emerged that hackers are yet again using a popular trending topic to spread malware.  This time the malware writers are jumping on the news that nude photos of Ashley Greene, star of teen film Twilight, were leaked onto the internet, leading to huge demand for the pics.”

Event: VampireCon (Hollywood, CA)

Posted in Events with tags , , , , , , on August 14, 2009 by The Quintessential Geek

Event: VampireCon
Date: August 14-16, 2009
City: Hollywood, CA

“The weekend-long event debuts August 14th –16th, 2009 in Hollywood, CA. Vampire-Con kicks off on Friday and Saturday with a Vampire Film Festival at the New Beverly Cinema featuring special guests and prizes.  On Sunday, Vampire-Con moves to The Music Box Theatre @ Fonda for a day of celebrity panel discussions, vampire merchandise and contests. Topics of discussion will include TRUE BLOOD, TWILIGHT and Inked in Blood: 40 years of VAMPIRELLA, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the sexy comic-book icon.”

Avril Lavigne…a vampire ? [Vampires]

Posted in Culture, Pop Icons with tags , on August 3, 2008 by The Quintessential Geek

“The Girlfriend singer – who is married to Sum 41 guitarist Deryck Whibley – is so worried about her pointy molars she is determined to have them corrected. A source close to the singer told America’s Star magazine: ‘Avril hates her fangs. She is planning on having them filed down by a cosmetic dentist.'”

[via Stuff]