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A cultural discussion podcast promoting appreciation, support and inclusion of all fandoms, interests and hobbies, in the interest of true community.
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Now displaying: November, 2015

...because if it's something you enjoy, IDO too.

Nov 12, 2015

There's a satisfaction all its own, when parents see reflections of their own interests and passions in the hearts and voices of their children. When this manifests itself in the geek realm, it's nothing short of magical.

Have we turned a cultural corner from the days of weekend soccer tournaments and PTA bake sales as the epicenters of family bonding and social interaction, and are now on a path towards multi-generational LARP events, family cosplay, or even collaborative fanfic composition?

Joined by geek dad extraordinaire Bert T., and podcaster and author Deb Stanish of Verity, we look at the developmental and possibly societal advantages of raising one's kids in a geek household.

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