Grande Con 1999 was the seventh such event held at the Pago Grande Convention Centre (Ah! Such a wonderful tradition!), and the first that I attended; soon after I moved into town and became friends with Artie, Ax and Macy. Ms. Styles, of course, declined to join us at the ‘Con, on the grounds that she would rather, and I quote, “Juggle a half-dozen hand grenades…. Blindfolded.” Okay, lady, whatever….
Among the many-varied splendors of Grande Con (and believe me, there was a heapin’ helpin’!) were the following:
Oh, c’mon! They were playing the first 15 episodes of ‘Super Dimensional Fortress Macross’ that day! Uncut! What was I supposed to do?!
TO BE CONTINUED….