Sibling #1: Our dad is the guy with the crazy hair who looks like a wizard.
Sibling #2: You could just point to him. Or you could say he’s the guy in the red shirt.
Sibling #1: I like my way better.
Which sister is correct? YOU DECIDE.
(Actually, the first sister was correct. He really did look like a wizard.)
Wizards aside, Mythcon has been pretty fun so far. It’s not every day that I hear people speaking Middle English as if it’s no big deal. It’s a very nice group here. Lots of serious scholarship, but it blends with genre very amicably and comfortably. A nice change of pace, that.
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You have to rephrase the question. Would you prefer he was described as looking like Dumbledore or the guy who dies a messy death five minutes into any episode of Star Trek?
Now *that* is a mashup idea that needs to exist.
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