The event gives fans a chance to dress as superheroes, meet some of their favorite actors and buy everything from comic books to classic video games.
In the end, everything Locust Moon does, from retail to publishing to events, has one purpose, to make Philadelphia a comics haven.
Like-minded fans from all over the world band together to celebrate their love of comic books, video games, science fiction and all things pop culture.
This is the second year in a row that these two celebrations are opening on the same weekend and now organizers on both sides are rubbing their chins, wondering about the possibilities.
Chris analyzes Governor Christie’s and President Obama’s tour of the New Jersey shore yesterday, David Axelrod’s response to Bob Schieffer’s criticism of limited access to the White House, and the charges against two parents for driving with their daughter in a dog cage. He talks to actor Henry Winkler, the Mayor of Wildwood, Ernie Troiano, Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery and Don Russell from the Daily News about Philly Beer Week.
Chris reacts to President Obama’s response to the IRS scandal surrounding the investigation of political groups and the sentencing of Kermit Gosnell. He talks to actor, William Shatner, Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, the entertainment and culture critic for Newsmax, James Hirsen, and comedians, Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson.
Chris reviews his evening at Hunter Pence’s charity event at Moshulu, the ruling in the John Edwards case and David Axelrod being heckled in Boston. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, William Shatner from Wizard World/Comic Con, and CBS 3’s Beasley Reece.
Comic book lovers are converging by the thousands at the Pennsylvania Convention Center this weekend.