The term “fan” always seems to carry a positive connotation with it, but its full name “fanatic” seems to bring its definition to a 180 flip. Being a “fanatic” suggests obsessiveness, irrational behavior, and — at times — creepiness.
Also, let’s face it – we humans are a judgmental bunch. So when a group of middle aged men with thousands of dollars invested in their own STAR WARS costumes, we MIGHT be quick to judge. Then… you take a look at what the 501st Legion Garrison does and how many people they help, and grown men playing Sci Fi on the weekends doesn’t seem like such a bad idea – it’s actually amazing.
This is a full interview with their commanding officer, Chris Feehan about the upcoming “Sci-Fi Mini Con” which has an AMAZING set of special guests. Check out the interview to find out who will be there!
Sci-Fi Mini Con is Saturday Night 7/16 from 5-8 at Levittown Town Hall – 201 Levittown Parkway, Hicksville.