It means something to the cardboard community when boxplayers are recognized by outsiders who might typically mock our way of life. This week Public Broadcasting Station WPBA Channel 30 added a new segment to their Atlanta-centric series “Secret Atlanta” by showcasing the city’s very own Box Heroes!
Veteran freelance writer and veteran journalist Ben Smith must have drawn the short straw at a Friday gathering of former Atlanta Journal Constitution reporters, because he showed up at Cardboard*Con to write an actual newspaper-style article about that most ridiculous of sci-fi conventions.
This year a reporting team from Mother Nature Network (MNN) attended Cardboard*Con 4! As the world’s most visited online network for news and information related to the environment and responsible living, MNN gave Cardboard*Con exactly the kind of positive notoriety that they’re certain to piddle away on cardboard hookers.
Still, check out the article by Laura Moss, it’s pretty groovy.
Cardboard*Con has totally sold out! Check out this self serving article from Oz Magazine!