Your First Time: Ordering Sushi

Your First Time: Ordering Sushi

One of the most intimidating things I have ever done was order sushi for the first time. I remember sitting at the table at my favorite Chinese restaurant and internally debating if I really wanted to attempt it or not. What if I didn’t order it correctly? What if I didn’t like it? What if I […]

Read More

The Best and Worst Cities for Staycations 2016

The Best and Worst Cities for Staycations 2016

I don’t know about you, but I tend to think a “staycation” can be just as fun, if not even more awesome than an actual trip. Think about it. No airports, no lost luggage and no possibility of bedbugs (unless you have a problem at home, and if that’s the case you should be reading […]

Read More

Top 3 Spring Break Destinations for College Students

(Image Credit: Vitaly Krivosheev)

Midterms have come and gone and spring break is upon us. If you’re anything like me, a poor college student, then you really have no plans this break. So I am here to suggest a couple destinations for you to pursue while your friends post pictures of the beach and pina coladas with those tiny […]

Read More

Texas State University: Why Are You So Awesome?

Texas State University: Why Are You So Awesome?

Maybe it’s because I’ve spent the last three years here, but I gotta say that Texas State in San Marcos is one the best places I have ever been. It’s possible that I’m biased, though, so I’ll try and prove it with a few examples. Here are a few aspects that makes Texas State University […]

Read More

My First Time Moving to a New City (and Then Moving Back Home)

(Image Credit: milangonda)

Out of excitement and the need to ensure that it was actually happening, I packed my bags a month early. I was moving to Oxford, England after a lifetime of he-said-she-said over frozen yogurt in sunny, suburban California. Steeped in four generations of local history, my big dreams transcended the railroad town limits. Don’t get […]

Read More

AshleeeyBash: San Jose Heroes & Villains Fan Fest 2015 RECAP

(Image Credit: Ashley Bulayo / The Daily Quirk)

This is a WAY overdue recap video but here it is anyways! I attended the inaugural Heroes & Villains Fan Fest in San Jose back in November. It did have its kinks here and there but hey, it’s their first year and things picked up by the second day. If you are considering going or […]

Read More

5 Hidden Treasures of Central Texas

5 Hidden Treasures of Central Texas

I may or may not be totally biased when I say Texas is the greatest gift to this world, but I know with a state of such a large size, visitors have tons of opportunities to discover all of what the state has to offer. But as a born and raised central Texan, I am […]

Read More

5 Historically Haunted Places in the US To Add To Your Bucket List

Are you one for creepy scenes and disturbing background stories? Then these places may just be the perfect additions to your bucket list. From abandoned theme parks to a house of murder, these places are rich with history and plenty of ghost stories to go along with them. Here are just a few historically haunted […]

Read More

NYCC 2015: Hot stops to keep an eye on this year!

It’s that time of year where supernatural meets reality as the 2015 New York Comic-Con visits the Javits center for a four day extravaganza. Fans from all over the world will come together as their favorite characters from television and comics grace the audience with their presence. As an anime fan myself, I must admit […]

Read More

What To See During The Mill Valley Film Festival!

(Image Credit: Mill Valley Film Festival)

The Mill Valley Film Festival is gearing up for its 38th year! The event will run Thursday, October 8 to Sunday, October 18, 2015 to recognize the best in independent and world cinema. We’re talking about an outstanding list of movies that feature films that are already stirring some Oscar buzz for next year. Attendees […]

Read More

VIDEO: An Inside Look at Walker Stalker Fan Fest!

(Image Credit: The Daily Quirk / John Michael Dangan)

The Daily Quirk attended the Walker Stalker Fan Fest during San Diego Comic-Con. We chatted up with actors, artists and attendees to talk about everything from the madness of the event to their own individual projects! Check out the feature below.

Read More

Life in the Linz Lane: Lessons Learned from Goodbye

(Image Credit: Kasto)

It was only a couple of days ago; I sat on the tarmac waiting for my plane to take off, clutching desperately to a one-way ticket. I looked out the window and searched for a sign, a revelation, if you will. I needed to know I was doing the right thing. Yet desperately as I […]

Read More

Ashleeeybash: What I’m Bringing to Bumbershoot 2015

(Image Credit: Ashley Bulayo / The Daily Quirk)

I’ll be heading to Bumbershoot this weekend and I’m so excited! I’ve never been to Seattle so to experience a new city and a new festival will be interesting. I promise I’ll document it all in a vlog (I mean, if you care) I wanted to do this quick video to show you what I […]

Read More

2015 DragonCon: What to expect!

DRAGONCON (Image Credit: Brian Skroback / The Daily Quirk)

It’s that time of year again. Thousands of the nation’s most passionate fans will gather in the heart of Atlanta, Ga. for the biggest and most exciting labor day event this country has ever seen. That’s right, I’m talking about DragonCon.

Read More