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Fests and Cons: When & Why People Gather (Business of Fun #16)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Music, comic books, sports, porn, movies, food, pets… What do they all have in common? These and other passions draw fans together. From Woodstock to Burning Man…from Play Fair to the Lowville Cream Cheese Festival, millions of people flock to tens of thousands of places to eat, drink, and be merry with like-minded consumers. Comic Con draws close […]


Saints & Sinners: The Importance of Holidays

Reading Time: < 1 minute Today is St. Patrick’s Day. Last month was St. Valentine’s Day. And next month we’ll have April Fools Day, Earth Day, International Tatting Day and Take Your Daughter to Work Day, among other festive occasions. No parades or chocolates required. Just some yarn, social responsibility, and mentorship. Oh yes…and pranks. People love holidays (and fauxlidays, […]