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20150812_4 Jim Norton greeting fans by the stage door after ”Hamlet” | Barbican Theatre, London, England

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He played Polonius. And click here for my Benedict Cumberbatch fan report. :B

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20161105-06 Jason Isaacs & I at Comic Con Stockholm | Kistamässan, Stockholm, Sweden

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FAN REPORT BELOW! (Vaguely coherent? Maybe? Cobbled together at the last moment before the 10-year anniversary of my first Jason encounter, because I procrastinated from November to March. Not least because I was trying to find TEH WORDS. Words like "ARGH", "SQUEE", and "ZOMFSMWTF", apparently. It's not much, but if you're a Jason fan maybe you will enjoy it.)

ULTRA-BRIEF BACK STORY:

To the best of my knowledge, I first saw Jason in "Armageddon" in 1998. I didn't notice him much, but I may have taken home Quincy's important life advice regarding fire crackers! <:D (… Was he right? :B )

In 2000, I saw "The patriot". (…) But (I'm ashamed to say) it wasn't until my second viewing in 2001 that I, AHEM, noticed Jason. o_O "Who is this light-eyed, high-voiced, posh-accented fuck? :D "

The crush was mostly mild from 2001 to 2016. :)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4:

That morning, I randomly went on Facebook and very randomly saw a group post about weekend plans. Someone mentioned Comic Con Stockholm. I hadn't even known Sweden had a Comic Con… but figured I'd better Google it. (My current "hometown" [BLARGH] is only 1 h from Stockholm.) They probably wouldn't have any interesting guests, right!

WHAT THE FUCK!

JASON!?

AW SHIT BUT I'D BEEN LOOKING FORWARD TO A QUIET STRESS-FREE WEEKEND AND -

(The previous weekend I had studied for a MONDAY EXAM, and the weekend before that I was in London, and…)

I briefly considered not going (!), as I had already met him in 2007. (LUCKY! Click here for that fan report.) But I knew that if I didn't bite the scary scary con-apple I would regret it. Since he was one of the fan-friendliest celebs I'd ever met, perhaps the risk of EXTREME EMBARRASSMENT was… relatively low. o_O The 2007 encounter had felt a bit like a group standing around and talking to a teacher after class. (The nice, funny kind of teacher…) ^_^

So I soon booked my con tickets for the two Jason days. "Eh, maybe I'll be satisfied with only one day… But what if the tickets sell out and I regret it!" (Looking back, YES, I WOULD HAVE REGRETTED THAT.)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5:

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA.

I took the commuter train to the con hall (where I had never been, but which was only a five minute walk from the station) and arrived around 9.15. The con itself was open from 10 to 19. Compared with the Scandinavian Sci-Fi, Game & Film Convention (the only other con I've been to) the entrance cost more, but autographs and photo booth were cheaper. NOT THAT IT MATTERED MUCH TODAY. :B Of course I hurried to get tickets for a siggy and a photo. Only for Jason… as I had never heard of any of the other guests. :O

The main man hadn't arrived yet – his first autograph session was scheduled to begin at 11.30. I joined the long line and spied around for Jason, but didn't see him (YES YES THERE HE WAS!!!!!!!!!!!!) until he was quite near the siggy table, smiling at people. :)

The line was slow… which was FINE, because
1) that gave me more time to COLLECT MY AWKWARD ASS and
2) it meant Jason was being talkative. This was kind of unsurprising. :)

There were three photos available to buy – two of Lucius and one nice black and white portrait. I picked the latter, and the siggy assistant attached a post-it with my name on it.

At the risk of repeating myself, AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!

IT WAS NOW MY TURN!

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!

Stuff that happened (obviously every conversation in this post is paraphrased):

- I didn't step forward too early!

- HANDSHAKE!

- I knelt down and said "Hi, thanks for coming" to which Jason replied "It gets me out of the house…!"

- He signed the photo! (Ya rly!)

- He asked me about good tourist attractions in Stockholm! Shiet; I'm not from Stockholm and haven't done much touristing there, and I told him so. He then asked where I was from! I mentioned my hometown GOTHENBURG (YEEEEEAH! IF ONLY I HAD THOUGHT TO MENTION THAT GOTHENBURG HAS CONS TOO! *cough* *nudge*), and started to mention my current hometown but… DAMMIT RAT, RELEVANCE!

- The "Dammit Rat, say one of the things" moment presented itself.

- I told him he had been one of my favourite actors for 15 years now. (Actually, I may have used the phrase "my favourite actor". 8| This, however, would not have been a major disaster. The order in which I find actors kind of seems to factor into their places on my fave list. AND JASON IS FANTABULOUS. Soooooo if I had found him in, say, 1997, maybe he would have been my official favourite… :)

- Anyway. Jason said that the characters he plays are much more interesting. Rat protests: "Nah, I actually met you at a stage door nine years ago and YOU WERE SO NICE!" He asked if the show had been "The dumb waiter". "Yes, I actually saw the very last performance. And you said it would be sloppy because it was the last one, but IT WASN'T SLOPPY AT ALL!"

- Jason said he hadn't done any stage work since then. (I happened to know this, as I had randomly checked his Wiki a few months earlier.) "I know! I felt so lucky to catch it!" And Jason said something about waiting for the right thing. Soooooo…! :9

- He then shook my hand again, "See you at another stage door!" (YEA! DO PLAYS! WANT LONDON! Until then, there was the photo booth…)

- I thanked him (uh, I HOPE) and walked off. With so much meet & greet time, even I had managed to squeeze in a bit of eye contact! ^_^ (I probably wrote a dissertation in some other post on how eye contact is generally overrated, but hella special with idols. :) Squee.

As expected-ish, I didn't feel 100% embarrassed! Because Jason…

I then hurried to join the line for Jason's Q&A, and got a seat halfway up the big auditorium. (I then tried to use the waiting time to take my pill. Last pill in blister pack. Dropped pill on floor. Lost pill severely. Kept looking for pill after Q&A. Found pill on floor of row below. Picked that fucking pill off the floor and ate it. Hardcore. P.S. Am not on pill because anyone wants to shag me.)

In today's non-news, the Q&A was fucking funny! :D Jason started with a sort of FAQ about Lucius and stuff, then the actual Q&A sesh began. Everyone who lined up for the mic (HELLA NOT ME!) got to ask their questions!

I'm only going misquote the hell out of him on a couple of points:

- "I haven't slept, and when I'm tired I tend to curse a lot." :)

- "Alan Rickman was the best movie villain in the last 100 years."

- "… but I'm not going to talk too much about Alan because I get too emotional."
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I got in the photo booth line! As expected, it was faster than the siggy line; the organizers forbade small talk here. Then my turn came "AND YOU'LL NEVER GUESS WHAT HAPPENED NEXT!"

- (Well, I went up and said hi.)

- (Handshake? I don't remember. o_O )

- THE MEMORY CARD WAS FULL! So they had to fiddle with it for a few moments. I did not complain. :D

- I can never fucking think of originaly pose-y things to do, so I just went for the good unoriginal V-sign, sort of pointed in the general direction of Jason.

- Jason remarked "Your hand is shaking!" and lightly grabbed my fingers. x)

- Somewhere around this point, 1 photo got taken, but Jason said "One more." ^_^

- Upon the organizers' kind request, I didn't stick around for a two-hour convo, but thanked Jason and went on my way.

People's photobooth photos were already being printed, but at a very slow rate. So I walked around the con for a bit and looked at "everything". I bought my 70th journal (adorned with a gilded Hogwarts crest) from one of the booths. :D

Jason did another siggy session for the last three hours of the con day. The photo booth and its printer table was only meters away, so one could… just… ah… hang out there and wait for one's photo. YUP. :B I also spent some time leaning against a wall across the aisle, surfing and... and stuff. And took another Turn About The Room and shopped a five-pack of Harry Potter buttons just because one of them said "Always" and depicted Lily & Severus under their tree. <:D

Late in the day there was occasionally no line for Jason's table – but as I said, the con was supposed to close at 19, and Jason was still signing at 19.02… :D Then they started to announce the closing, so I kind of had to leave. But I intended to talk to him some more the next day. :)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6:

Shorter line today, and the con would be open from 10 to 18. When they let us in, I went and got another siggy ticket… I had brought a couple of my Harry Potter DVD covers, but had not yet decided which one should get signed. In any case, I wanted to wait for the afternoon calm. :)

Jason's first siggy sesh of the day was from 10 to 11.30. I hung out by my wall-across-the-aisle again, but most of the time he was hidden by the crowd. So I found a bench around the corner, caught up on some journalwriting, and, um, Googled whether a "backward V-sign" means anything in particular. (Because that was how yesterday's V-sign ended up, back of the hand to the camera, since I was pointing at Jason.) WELL. I found meanings such as "The enemy have not yet cut off my fingers, so I can still shoot you with arrows lol" and "Fuck you" and "Now I'm going to gun you down".

-_-

(At first I was going to Photoshop in a huge yellow emoji V-sign (bizarrely twisted the right way), but I later tried out a simple DIGITAL FINGER AMPUTATION and… *shrug* … IF I HADN'T TOLD YOU MAYBE YOU WOULDN'T HAVE LOOKED CLOSELY AND NOTICED.)

Jason had a photo sesh from 11.30 to 13, but at 12.30 I lined up for his Q&A, which was to take place between 14 and 15… When the auditorium doors opened I could have grabbed a FRONT ROW SEAT, but… that's too… exposed, hehe. I picked second row. :)

JASON APPEARED! He said he had been told off yesterday for having monologued for too long, leaving too little time for fan questions. Either way was WAY fine with me… xD

- He asked who had heard yesterday's Q&A, and a lot of people raised their hands. "Oh, I'm in trouble." I decided against yelling out "DON'T WORRY ABOUT IT, MAN." ^_^

- Someone had apparently asked why he hadn't let a press guy take pictures of him. (There was also a no-photo policy by the siggy table, and at each Q&A there had only been a one-minute photo window right at the beginning.) Jason (possibly terribly misquoted AGAIN, but it's relevant for later events, sooooo): "The reason is that I'm incredibly vain. I borrowed my daughter's moisturizer but it's making my skin flake! [I hadn't even noticed.] And I don't want photos taken when I don't have control of the light and such, otherwise people might say 'Oh, looks like he's back on the heroin!' or something."

*diez* xD

- One fan said "First of all, I've had a huge crush on you since I was eight years old!" to which Jason replied "That is completely creepy and inappropriate! :D "

- A while into the Q&A, Jason decided that our applause after every answer was taking up too much time, so he instructed us to use just single claps. And he took a little video of one of them!

- He talked about fame, saying that he rides the tube without getting recognized. He knows some people who are superfamous, "and the only good thing about that condition is that one gets to pick and choose among movie projects."

- He said he loves walking around cons and checking stuff out, but can't do it with his own face because he gets too many selfie requests that way, sooooo… he wears a mask! :B (Masks and stuff are normal at scifi cons, FYI.) "And I'm not gonna tell you what mask I wear, heehee."

- He got through the entire line of question-askers again!

- I was extremely un-bored.

- Someone remarked "… and all your impersonations [he imitated a bunch of different people over the course of the Q&A] are spot on!" This was true. xD

Jason was going to have another siggy sesh for the last three hours of the con. Around 17, I joined a little line of just a couple of people who were waiting for him to return from a break. When he did, I offered the guy behind me to skip ahead. Guy: "Nervous?" Rat: "Yeeeeeeaaahh… :B "

Closer to the table I let yet another fan skip ahead of me. Jason happened to write that guy's name wrong twice, and proceeded to tear those photos up and throw them over his shoulder. :)

He mentioned to somebody that he hadn't had "the typical Swedish experience" (HAY JASON IF YOU COME BACK I CAN TAKE YOU OUT AND SHOW YOU A GOOD TOURIST TIEMZ? <:D ) "… but everyone's been lovely."

(Eeeeeeveryone? ((:B )

Once more it was my turn!!!!!!!!!!!! :O Guess we shook hands again? (I often think of bringing con celebs little gift bottles of beribboned hand sanitizer.) Guess he asked how I was? :) ("I'm… … … … … … fiiiiine, thankyou…") Of course I knelt in front of the table, as usual. "I got your autograph yesterday, but I wanted to say hi again while I can… :D " (A line recycled from a certain Daisy encounter, but fucking true!) And at some point he put his hand over my forearm, which was resting on the table. x)

I had my siggy object ready – the "Deathly Hallows" DVD cover. Jason prepared to sign the back, which has a photo of Lucius (and some other people I guess. Pfft), but I asked him to sign the spine instead, "if it's not too narrow." (They didn't seem to have a fine-tipped siggy pen around.) But Jason bravely accepted the challenge.

Rat: "That's daring, trying to fit the whole name in there."
Jason: "I can do it!"

Which he could. (Not that I would have cared much if he had instead produced an ABSTRACT FINGER PAINTING.)

He also asked if I'd had a good day!

Hmmmm, YES!

(Not sure, of course, if actual reply was "Yes" or CHEWBACCA NOISES.)

And Jason asked "What did you do?" I couldn't think of many things to list… since I had mainly sat / stood / walked around o_O … But I told him I had attended both of his Q&A:s and that they were great. Jason again expressed concern that the Sunday talk had been too much repetition. I denied this. (Repetition, yes. BUT I ENJOYED HAVING FUNNY AND INTERESTING STORIES DOUBLY BASHED INTO ME BRAINE! Sigh, I should have told him so.) He asked whether I preferred his monologues or the Q&A; I said I liked both. And that I liked his stories, and that he should do a STANDUP TOUR or something. ^_^ He may have replied that he didn't think enough people outside of cons would be interested. NAWWW! It is my unprofessional opinion that he should do some kind of survey to find out if enough people would be interested, hehe. In any case, even non-fans should be interested in juicy stories from the movie world. :B

I also told him "Until Friday morning I didn't even know Sweden had a Comic Con. And I thought 'Oh, probably no one interesting will be there', but I looked, and… 'OH SHIT! JASOOOOOOOOOON!'" *handhead* Jason double-facepalmed dramatically. xD

*FLAIL*

I left the table again… But stayed nearby, blowing a bit on the siggy to dry it properly. MAYBE I blew on it several thousand percent more than was necessary. :B I soon discovered that I had (seriously, and unsurprisingly) left the DVD case on the table, so I sneaked up real quick and snatched it, "Sorry…"

But still I hung around, as I had forgotten to mention a couple of things. Of course. -_- Soon the line ended, and Jason got ready to leave. It was still 10-ish minutes to closing time, so when a couple of stragglers showed up he attended to them as well. :) Then he said his goodbyes to the organizers.

Rat: *LURK*

Some person between Jason and me went away, and Jason looked at me.

Rat: "Hey, Jason, I forgot to mention… You're one of the least intimidating celebrities I've met, hehe." Jason iterated what he had said in the Q&A; that he wasn't a celebrity, just a guy doing his job etc.

(But I could have used the word "people" instead of "celebrities", although I never told him that… :)

Rat: "… And you don't look like you're on heroin. :) "
Jason: "That's the nicest thing anyone has said to me all day."
Rat: "Aw."

xD

And at some point during this almost-post-con convo he lightly touched my arm again. 8D

A tiny while later, he left the siggy table area for real. I was packing the DVD case into my backpack at the time, and Jason passed behind me. I turned my head towards him, "Bye!" Jason, to everyone in the vicinity: "Bye, thank you!" My "You too!" was not very loud, but hopefully loud enough… :q

And Jason and a couple of the organizers wandered off down a long aisle… :)

I was relatively high for the rest of November, at least. :B

Fun bonus:

So, Robbie Williams, who is my 2nd fave artist or something, had released a new album on November 4. But I wanted to get into it properly, i.e. by giving it my full attention for the first few listens. I didn't find the time to do that until November 10. I enjoyed the album, and it now reminds me a bit of that special, high November. (… OH HAY SWEET NOVEMBER!!!!!!1!!!!111) For reasons, I rode the Stockholm train unusually often that month, and made it a bit of a tradition to listen to the album on the way, and of course to gaze wistfully at the con hall as we passed it… :) I almost forgot that I hadn't even heard the album at the time of the con – the songs, the month, the trains, and Jason became somewhat (and nicely) entangled in my mind. (It doesn't hurt that Jason and Robbie are funny and handsome in similar ways. :B )

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20161022_11 Ian McKellen greeting fans by the stage door after ”No man’s land” | Wyndham’s Theatre, London, England

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20161022_11 Ian McKellen greeting fans by the stage door after ''No man's land'' | Wyndham's Theatre, London, England

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How this started:

Early 2016: I have the LOTRathon I've been thinking about for months; I have them every couple of years. Extended edition, of course. :) Then I decide to watch the huge-ass Appendices for the first time. Everything insanely insane. :O
And I look at Ian McKellen and think "Aww, I have seen a fair few LOTR stars, but not him, and he's pretty fab. If he ever does a play in London I should go…"
And I look at David Wenham and think "Ah, imagine if he would grace our con with his presence. Yeah, fat chance. Can't catch them all. But now, let's read the journal entry about my Brad encounter and reminisce. I'd better check the con site tomorrow, btw. I've been sloppy about that lately. Never know what unmissable names might turn up. What if Brad… I'm gonna scribble CON here on my wrist."
The next morning, March 14: On my way to the bus, I think "Ye olde mid-00's, that was a pretty fun, golden age – when LOTR boys would rain down on our con." At school, wifi kicks in and I look at my phone.
There's an email from WhatsOnStage, announcing that Ian McKellen will be doing a fucking London play. :O (With Patrick Stewart, whose work I don't know, but I've seen him in many memes on Facebook, so… that's a bit fun.)
Then my wrist reminds me to check the con site. I see the next con will be in my real hometown (450 km away) on April 2-3.
AND DAVID WENHAM IS ON THE LIST!
Rat: "I APPROVE OF THE THINGS."
Rat: *jumps a bit, screaming internally*


I got to meet Ian THREE TIMES! :D Couldn't think of much to say to him / didn't dare say much to him. %D Mainly "Hi", "Thank you so much", "I'm seeing the show tomorrow, hehe, so..." ("Oh, that's good", he said), and "You were brilliant."

Twice he said "How are you?", I got three siggies (two will become gifts, I suppose), two handshakes (one of them lasted OVER 9000 SECONDS while he listened to a question from someone else), and at the last two encounters I remembered to look into his eyes! ^_^ Which I forget at 99.999% of celeb encounters.

(Normally eye contact can fuck off, but with idols it's a special thing, see. :D )

I thought about thanking him for his nice tribute to Alan Rickman :'( but, uh, FORMING SENTENCES IS HARRRRRRRRD. o_O

PS. In fact, all four actors came out and signed after all three shows that played during my London stay. :)

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20161022_03 Ian McKellen greeting fans by the stage door after ”No man’s land” | Wyndham’s Theatre, London, England

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20161022_03 Ian McKellen greeting fans by the stage door after ''No man's land'' | Wyndham's Theatre, London, England

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How this started:

Early 2016: I have the LOTRathon I've been thinking about for months; I have them every couple of years. Extended edition, of course. :) Then I decide to watch the huge-ass Appendices for the first time. Everything insanely insane. :O
And I look at Ian McKellen and think "Aww, I have seen a fair few LOTR stars, but not him, and he's pretty fab. If he ever does a play in London I should go…"
And I look at David Wenham and think "Ah, imagine if he would grace our con with his presence. Yeah, fat chance. Can't catch them all. But now, let's read the journal entry about my Brad encounter and reminisce. I'd better check the con site tomorrow, btw. I've been sloppy about that lately. Never know what unmissable names might turn up. What if Brad… I'm gonna scribble CON here on my wrist."
The next morning, March 14: On my way to the bus, I think "Ye olde mid-00's, that was a pretty fun, golden age – when LOTR boys would rain down on our con." At school, wifi kicks in and I look at my phone.
There's an email from WhatsOnStage, announcing that Ian McKellen will be doing a fucking London play. :O (With Patrick Stewart, whose work I don't know, but I've seen him in many memes on Facebook, so… that's a bit fun.)
Then my wrist reminds me to check the con site. I see the next con will be in my real hometown (450 km away) on April 2-3.
AND DAVID WENHAM IS ON THE LIST!
Rat: "I APPROVE OF THE THINGS."
Rat: *jumps a bit, screaming internally*


I got to meet Ian THREE TIMES! :D Couldn't think of much to say to him / didn't dare say much to him. %D Mainly "Hi", "Thank you so much", "I'm seeing the show tomorrow, hehe, so..." ("Oh, that's good", he said), and "You were brilliant."

Twice he said "How are you?", I got three siggies (two will become gifts, I suppose), two handshakes (one of them lasted OVER 9000 SECONDS while he listened to a question from someone else), and at the last two encounters I remembered to look into his eyes! ^_^ Which I forget at 99.999% of celeb encounters.

(Normally eye contact can fuck off, but with idols it's a special thing, see. :D )

I thought about thanking him for his nice tribute to Alan Rickman :'( but, uh, FORMING SENTENCES IS HARRRRRRRRD. o_O

PS. In fact, all four actors came out and signed after all three shows that played during my London stay. :)

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20150528_03 Little Eye (opening for Wyclef Jean) at Liseberg, Gothenburg, Sweden

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20141117_2 Me & Jonas Sjöstedt, leader of a Swedish leftist party :) | Gothenburg, Sweden

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He gave a talk at a theatre, Folkteatern.
PS. Why yes, that is a "Say anything" t-shirt. :B

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20150811&14 Me, miss G, Benedict Cumberbatch, his siggy, & siggy of Ciarán Hinds :D | The Barbican Centre, London, England

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Fan report:

- February 9, 2015: I saw "The imitation game" and declared it Movie of the Year. :D My year-end review said:
"It has become very rare for me to fave a (non-documentary) film after only one viewing (or two… or 9000…), but I faved this before it was even over. It has… almost everything! :D (Including, but not limited to, Britishness, lolz, Aspie traits, feminism, nerd pride, gay pride, computers, that guy with the name that all the kids are going on about these days, god-stompin’, suicide, adorkability, and the best Oscar speech of 2015. ^_^ ) I went to see the movie because of my mild interest in computer history. (As I’ve said before, though I suck at computers I tend to like stories about them.) Within days, I became a Cumbercookie LIKE EVERYONE ELSE. o_O Then I dragged my mum along to my second viewing of 'The imitation game', and she loved it too… and has rewatched it. Twice. She virtually never rewatches any movie even once. Anyway… It turned out I had already seen about five of Benedict’s movies (the first one being 'Creation' in 2010!), but… I… kind of… sort of… otterly… failed to… remember him in them. *ERROR ERROR MEEEEEP BZZZZZZZZ BLAMMO* I was the last person in the world to get on that train. -_- Four or five 'Sherlock' marathons: Check."

- March 4: An idea struck – I should go to London to see him in "Hamlet". Sure, he wasn't my hugest obsession ever, but he was in the holy movie "The imitation game", dammit! :D Plus I might become an even bigger fan later, and regret not going… The next day or so, I realized the "Hamlet" tix had been released a bazillion months ago, and had of course sold out immediately. I still wanted to go to London, hang out by the stage door, and hope for a real-life glimpse of him. Maybe… even… a… selfie… if he wanted to…

- August 7: I found me a "Hamlet" return ticket... hours before I left for London. :D I actually only had to try for a few hours in total…

- August 10: I saw Benedict IRL for the first time, after waiting by the stage door with a few million other people. :D He wrote a shit ton of siggies… in spite of signs on the wall saying that he wouldn’t sign stuff! I had a good spot on the barricade, but in the chaos I missed my chance to get a selfie. Young week was young, however…

- August 11: Selfie. :D
Benedict (paraphrased): "Oh, did you want one?"
Me (one hopes): "YES PLEASE, KINDEST SIR! :D "
Me (quite possibly): [CHEWBACCANOISES]
Me brain: *brainsplodes*
Me: *sucks at selfies* (since before brainsplode, you understand)
I had met miss G while we were queueing for various things. It looks exactly as if I'm PHOTOBOMBING her and Benedict, but I'm pretty sure you can't photobomb your own picture. <:D (How lucky, since Benedict founded the International Society Against Photobombing. #waitwat)

- August 12: "Hamlet". :D I understood the dialogue perfectly!
NAY, I JEST
BUT I WISHED IT WOULD NEVER END
FOR HE WAS GLORIOUS

- August 13: I was slingin’ the DVD cover of "The imitation game", hoping to get it signed.
Benedict: "Only Hamlet stuff, sorry!"
This was unsurprising, really… I should just have tried with my ticket right away, as I had seen similar policies at certain other ultra-popular stage doors! (I believe the purpose is to deter siggy hunters from E-bay, which is of course a pretty good idea.) But hey… HE TALKED TO ME! Again. <:D

- August 14: Siggy on my ticket. :D I was just using my "Hamlet" programme to support the flimsy little ticket (which had been signed by Ciarán Hinds the previous day - mainly because he was the only other cast member whose name I had recognized), but in the stagedoor chaos, Benedict started signing the programme. However (being a PICKY FUCK), I'd rather have the ticket signed... for reasons...! I’M SORREH, BENEDICT! :B <3 Luckily, there was time to react!
The lone B later found a good home with miss C, who couldn't be there. :'(

- August 15: I and a bunch of people waited by the stage door again, in spite of… signs on the wall saying that he wouldn’t come out today. This time the signs turned out to be true, but… it had been worth a try. :B (I would have gone for a handshake that day!) Plus I met a very nice Stockholm lady who inspired me to want to visit the Galápagos Islands some time. :D (So, ahem… stay tuned for… a few years.) And… she happened to have a SUPER-EPIC Benedict encounter two days later. :O (Thanks to advice from me, she claims… :B ) "He was ridiculously nice!" All who knew her died of envy. xD

Some other stuff happened in London too… Such as:
- Interactions with other actors from "Hamlet" :)
- Another play, "Everyman", starring Chiwetel Eijofor
- My first visit to the amazeballz Hunterian Museum :O
- A ton of nice food
- A bit of "Sherlock"-touristing :B
- And… I was going to see Imelda Staunton and Lara Pulver in a play called "Gypsy" on the 14th, but I actually skipped that for an extra chance to get Benedict’s siggy. And of course that worked out well…! :B

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- Inane 4000-word fan report… and back story. Sorry not sorry. I know I enjoy reading long fan reports and back stories when I'm obsessed with someone. Maybe I'm alone in this. :D
- Please assume all dialogue to be paraphrased. :p
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- FYI, if you are for some reason reading this without being a Wenhamaniac: Daisy = his great nickname.


My fangirling over him had been low-intensity, i.e. if I came across a movie and bothered to read the cast list and it mentioned him, I would eventually watch it. Timeline:

2003: I see "The two towers", but I fail to notice Daisy. <:'D
2004: I see "Van Helsing" and notice the sidekick's adorkability. Apparently I check his IMDB. (But mostly the movie makes me crush on Rox. Actually I went to see it because of a 1 second shot of Rox in the trailer, looking all Snape-esque and… *mumble* Ehehe…)
2005: I see "The return of the king".
2005: I rewatch "Van Helsing" and write "OH, DAVID WENHAM IS SO GOOD IN IT! D'awwwww!"
2005: My journal sayeth "Today I checked the actor forum and they say THERE WILL BE ANOTHER SCIFI CON ON MARCH 12-13!!! And… Sean Astin and Robert Englund will be there FFS!! And R2D2 and someone else… YESSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!! HOPE IT'S REALLY AN ANNUAL EVENT NOW!!! Or at least that someone cancels and is replaced by Nick [Lea], Brad [Dourif], Rox or Daisy… Hehe…" (Sean cancelled!)
2005: I see "Moulin Rouge" because of Rox, and I fave it, and I finally get why everyone is swooning over Ewan. That Audrey is fab too, btw. "GOODBYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYE!!!!!!!!!!" A short while later I happen to look at Daisy's IMDB again. Ooooooohhhhh! Someone is versatile!
2005: During a lecture I produce one poem about Brad Dourif (my LOTR favourite) and one poem about Daisy. (Either my 2nd, 3rd, or 4th LOTR favourite – Craig and Elijah are also in the top 4... but I did happen to write zero poems about THEM! And… I actually haven't seen Craig in anything but LOTR… *hangs head in shame*)
2006: I see "A little bit of soul".
2008: My heart is mightily gladdened by the news that a) one of my fave novels, "Pope Joan", is going to be a movie and b) Daisy will be in it! <:D
2010: I see "300".
2012: I see "Australia".
2014: I randomly spot the "Pope Joan" DVD at the library. "So it fucking exists!" I had presumed it cancelled and dead. :') MAYBE I SHOULD HAVE SEARCHED HARDER. I grab it. Note the utterly unimpressive rate at which I see Daisy movies.
2016: I have the LOTRathon I've been thinking about for months; I have them every couple of years. Extended edition, of course. :) Then I decide to watch the huge-ass Appendices for the first time. Everything insanely insane. :O
And I look at Ian McKellen and think "Aww, I have seen a fair few LOTR stars, but not him, and he's pretty fab. If he ever does a play in London I should go…"
And I look at Daisy and think "Ah, imagine if he would grace our con with his presence. Yeah, fat chance. Can't catch them all. But now, let's read the journal entry about my Brad encounter and reminisce. I'd better check the con site tomorrow, btw. I've been sloppy about that lately. Never know what unmissable names might turn up. What if Brad… I'm gonna scribble CON here on my wrist."
2016 – the next morning, March 14: On my way to the bus, I think "Ye olde mid-00's, that was a pretty fun, golden age – when LOTR boys would rain down on our con." At school, wifi kicks in and I look at my phone.
There's an email from WhatsOnStage, announcing that Ian McKellen will be doing a fucking London play. :O (With Patrick Stewart, whose work I don't know, but I've seen him in many memes on Facebook, so… that's a bit fun.)
Then my wrist reminds me to check the con site. I see the next con will be in my real hometown (450 km away) on April 2-3.
AND DAISY IS ON THE LIST!
Rat: "I APPROVE OF THE THINGS."
Rat: *jumps a bit, screaming internally*
Rat: "11 YEARS, MAN!"
March 14-31: Rat: "YES! X DAYS UNTIL I GET TO SEE DAISY! Unless he CANCELS!"
March: Rat: "Oh look, he has a verified Twitter. Oh look, environmental Tweets. LE SWOON!"
April 1: Rat: "SHIT!" *takes train from uni-uppsala to home-gothenburg*
April 2: Rat: "OH NO! Today is FUCK-UP DAY!"

The con would open at 10; I got in line at 9.30. The local paper had said something about a rekindled interest in sci-fi and the like… And I had never seen such a long con line. I entered at 10.30, and legends told of a 4.5 hour line later in the day. o_O Anyway, I found the siggy tables
and
I SAW DAISY IRL FOR THE FIRST TIME. :D

But I had already decided to stay back for a few minutes and observe his interaction with the fans, as I had done with Brad… An easy decision to remember, since I was, of course, too fucking scared to step right into the siggy line anyway. D:
Observe. Secure a photo session ticket. Observe. He seemed nice enough. Observe. Observe. Hesitate. Hesitate. Hesitate. Hesitate. Hesitate. Hesitate. Hesitate. Hesitate.
I never considered NOT going up to him, but, meh, meh, whimper, meh, did it have to be this minute?!

At 11.40 (…) I took my place behind a couple of other fans. (At times there had been no line at all, but I wanted someone to hide behind for a bit…) AKFHGALKDFHGAK. I had hoped for at least one of the siggy photos to feature Carl from "Van Helsing", and one did. :) Approximately everyone else seemed to pick Faramir photos. And the guy in front of me was talking to Daisy about "300".
Daisy: "It was nice being fit. :) We trained for five months, but I don't do that anymore…"
They said their goodbyes. The terrible news was that it was now my turn. The good news was that I had managed not to hop forward at the wrong time and interrupt anyone.
Rat (hopefully smiling): "HIIIII, IT'S SO NICE TO MEET YOU!" (True, after all.)
HANDSHAKE!
Daisy: "Nice to meet you too."
Daisy: *reads my t-shirt*
Daisy: "'Teach the controversy'?"
Rat: "Yeah, it's… Do you know about 'Russell's teapot'?"
Daisy: "No, what's that?"
Rat: "Ehehe, it's an atheist thing…"
I decided against explaining Russell's teapot quote and the idea behind the collection of "Teach the controversy" T-shirts. Reasons: There were people waiting behind me. Worse, I had teh dumb (and probably shouldn't give philosophy lectures even on the best of days).
But it works out, for if Daisy was truly curious about it, he could Google it. If he was just asking a polite question, he made a lucky escape. :D
WHAT IS CONCISION.
I kneeled in front of the table, mainly because the backs of the stars' necks must ache after a day of looking up at fans. :B
Daisy: *signs "van helsing" photo*
Rat: "I think you were the best part of that movie."
Daisy: "Thank you."
That movie. It slips on and off my fave list. (Right now: On.) It has a certain charm :D and it’s one of several fond memories from the dear summer when I first saw it. But CARL! HE IS THE MOST ADORKABLE CHARACTER IN CINEMATIC HISTORY, MEANING HE IS EVEN MORE ADORKABLE THAN… THAN… BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH AS ALAN TURING, AND THAT'S SAYING SOMETHING! *diez*
Rat: …
Rat: …
Rat: …
Ratmind: "FSMdammit Rat, say one of the things."
Rat: …
Rat: "And 'Pope Joan' was one of my favourite novels, so I was really happy to see you involved in the movie…"
Daisy: "Yes, it's a really interesting story."
Rat: "Yeah… It's been 15 years since I read it, but… I'm gonna re-read it soon, heh."
WHY, RAT, ON A SCALE FROM 0 TO 10000, HOW ENTHUSIASTIC DID THAT SOUND?! But the truth is that I had accidentally spent years assuming the book was out of print or something (it isn't :D ), and both my reading list and my re-reading list are quite long, sooooo. :p Last time I checked, the book was my 2nd or 3rd fave novel. ^_^ GIRLPOWER!
The signing was done. HANDSHAKE!
Rat: "Thanks so much! Bye, seeyouatthephotoboothIhopelol!"
Ratmind: "That went reasonably well! I just hope he doesn't think he missed out on a coherent and rewarding teapot lecture!"
Ratmind: "Hang on, why was he reading my shirt?! <:D "
[x] The text is high-contrast and so would probably draw anyone's eyes to it! Additionally, there's a fucking teapot! In space!
[ ] Splendid boobage!

I got in line for the photo session, which was a quicker affair and perhaps also free of complete disaster. :D
Rat: *dumps backpack & camera at the door (whence they did not get stolen) and sweeps into booth*
Rat: "HI!!!!!!!!!"
Daisy: "Hi, how are you!"
Rat: "I'm… good… :B "
Unsure if I was speaking audibly!
Before I knew it the photographer was counting down – unfortunately from 3 and not from OVER 9000. That would have been cozy.
I never had time to decide what to do with my right arm, but it ended up looking civilized. :p
I… forgot to note where Daisy's right arm was. Pity. :)
Last time I teeth-smiled for a picture I got to regret it, so I kept my mouth shut. I don't fucking know how to arrange my face for photos, so I still looked like a psycho due to lopsided smile and some kind of insane expression in my eyes. :B
… THAT'S WEIRD, SINCE I WAS SO CALM AND COOL AND STUFF.
I thanked Daisy – a handshake or two occurred at the booth as well – and rushed off. :)

This was the first time I went to the con on both Saturday and Sunday, because why not. (I would have gone both days in The Year Of The Brad, but… I took the S.A.T. that Saturday. :B ) I had waited 11 years; school wasn't killing me at the mo; it's a pretty nice place to hang out; being in the same room as Daisy is particularly nice; and if I wanted to I could find a quiet corner and write or study. Besides, Daisy’s Q&A was scheduled for Sunday, but I wanted to grab my chance to meet him on Saturday in case he would be sick or something on Sunday.
And I didn’t want to wait an extra day to meet him.
And I wanted to get it over with. :D
Anyway, very little writing happened, because much of the time I just stood around and ogled a certain star like a creep. o_O There was no great place to hide. :D I mostly leaned against the far side of a concrete pillar, or lurked behind a rack of action figures. Of course Daisy would look around every now and then, including in my direction. WHAT DOES RAT DO?!
a) HIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIDE BEHIND PILLAR!
b) FEIGN INTEREST IN ACTION FIGURES ON RACK!
c) AVERT HER GAZE! (Yes.)
d) KEEP STARING! (HELL NOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!)
Heh, hopefully he didn't notice the creep at all.

Only since finding out about the con had I seen modern-day photos of him. He looks so different from the LOTR era. And I don't mean "uglier" or "ravaged by plastic surgery" – au contraire in both respects… 10-15 years ago he was teddybearcute. Now he’s got a Devilishly Handsome^TM thing going on. 8D
And he looks a lot like…
David Bowie. xD
Without the glasses, he does!
(OR AM I EXTREMELY FACEBLIND.)
Anyway, over the course of the weekend I heard a number of crowd members go "Which of those guys is him?" when a blond boy of 30-35 was assisting at the siggy table. :)

I took a few pics of the other stars (although it was a bit too dark for my camera). Most of them I wasn't familiar with, but they were:

- David Warner – I heard he's been in 200 movies. I may have seen only two. :B "Titanic" is on fave list. "Shergar" was sad. :)
- Kristian Nairn
- Sylvester McCoy
- Kenny Baker
- Erich Anderson
- Christian Brandin (I forgot to take pics of him…)
- Kim Coates, who seemed to draw the largest crowds (even though more visitors, according to a survey on the website, were there mainly for Daisy). From what I could see he seemed extremely fan-friendly and outgoing, possibly to the same degree as Craig. :D (Craig sat on his siggy table and Coates stood in front of his…)

I thought about going up to at least Warner and Coates, maybe the others, just for handshakes and shit as I have done in the past. But… Meh… I didn't have enough to say to most of them, and I was using up much of my, uh, courage on Daisy encounters. And just seeing the stars was nice too, so I'll live. :p

Sometimes I took a little walk around the con, checking out the merch. After a short while I had seen it all - ours is not a gargantuan five-hotel con like I hear they have over in them States. However, a) walking is kind of easier on one's back than standing still and b) it could make me look less like some sort of creep who just wants to stare at Daisy all day. <:D

I had a few more things to ask/mention to him now that he was finally here (unimportant things… I guess I mostly wanted an excuse to meet him again :B ), but the weekend was young! So I decided to wait until Sunday and collect myself a bit. o_O I watched him leave 5 minutes before closing time.

On April 3 I showed up around 9, when the line was only about 10 people long. :D
I remembered the time Sean Astin cancelled his visit – there were signs posted about it around the entrance. I looked now, and saw no such signs about Daisy. Yay!
Things to do: TALK TO DAISY AGAIN! (SCAREH!) Enjoy Daisy’s Q&A. Shop some shit I had seen the day before.
Once again I headed straight for the siggy tables, and through the crowd I could see that Daisy wasn’t there yet, which was unsurprising as the con had been open a mere 10 seconds. But a bit later I noticed a sign on the table, saying…
"David has been sick all night and will be here when he is feeling better. We will keep you posted."
1. That sounded horrible. MY POOR BABY!
2. Now imagine if I had skipped the con on Saturday. (Though I never considered doing so…)
I realized he might stay sick for the rest of the con or worse, but of course I would stick around and see. I took another turn about the room, got some journal-writing done, and briefly envisioned myself storming into a hotel room, going…
"LET ME THROUGH, I’M A NURSE
student
first year
for non-human animals
but yeah"
…
-_-

On one of my con walks, ca 1.30 pm, I spotted one of the organizers starting to scratch out something on the day's schedule. I looked, knowing what to expect – and Daisy's photo session and Q&A had indeed been cancelled. I immediately assumed he wasn't coming at all today, but I returned to the siggy table to check for news. There I found the organizer again, writing something and then holding it up for everyone to see. It seemed the plan was for Daisy to arrive around 2 pm! I freshened up my hideous apparition and sat down by a wall near the siggy table. I missed his arrival, but arrive he did, and a rather huge siggy line had formed.

As I said, I didn't exactly feel I was done talking to him, but I was definitely going to wait until the line ended. At least. Considering that Daisy might feel too unwell to continue until closing time (four hours away :O ), or even until this line ended, and of course I had had my fun on Saturday… Time to leave him to the Sunday siggy people now. :) Maybe his goal was to just tend to these most desperate fans, and to leave again as soon as there was a gap in the line?

In the meantime, I would just play my staring game again. :D A Daisy-happy crowd formed in front of the table, snapping photos, so I joined them for a bit and got a few non-blurry Daisy shots, unlike the day before… :) He didn't seem to be feeling all right yet, as he left a couple of times, but he came back and soldiered on. :x After about an hour the line ended for a while! And Daisy remained.
Ratmind: "OK, Rat. Now we know you can kind of go talk to him again. GO ON…"
Ratmind: "GAAAAAAAAH, NOT THIS MINUTE! :O I DON’T KNOW WHAT TO SAY EXACTLY AND, AND -"

So I hid and stared and walked and sat some more. :B At one point, Daisy took a break and passed a couple of meters from my un-great hideout. AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA! SHIIIIIIIIIEEEET!
What did NOT happen:
Daisy: *walk walk walk*
Rat: *THUD*
Rat: *FACEFLOOR*
Daisy: *turns*
Daisy: "OMG! Somebody fetch the smelling salts!"
^_^

But this was an hour before closing time, and I didn’t know if he had left for good or not. :O I sat down by my favourite wall again, fiddling with my phone, and looking up every now and then.
And suddenly Daisy was walking by! :)
And he looked in my direction! :D
And he smiled! xB
And it was too late for me to look away! So I smiled back! Well, at least I hope it wasn't one of those times when I think I’m smiling but IRL am looking murderous! 8D
SQUEE!

So… maybe I should go up to him and talk now? Well, how about at 5.15? Actually 5.20 would be better. Shit. No. 5.35? Then I'd really have to –
The ghost of Frodo: *plops down next to me*
The ghost of Frodo: "Go on, Rat! Ask Faramir for a dance!"
Rat: "I think I'll just have another ale."
The ghost of Frodo: "Oh no you won't!"
The ghost of Frodo: *unsuccessfully attempts to shove rat with his misty ghost arms*
Rat: "…"
The ghost of Frodo: *cries*
But around 5.25, Daisy left again. This time with the siggy assistant, which led me to guess that it was permanent. I think David Warner also left around this time, maybe some other stars – not many fans in the house this late, and the ones that were there were extremely likely to have got what they wanted already. :B
Ratmind: "Good going, Rat. Don’t ever hesitate about anything ever again under any circumstances. Loljk."

I remained by my wall for a few minutes before heading for the exit. I would shop the merch thing and head home. Halfway to the door my imagination imagined what it would be like if Daisy had stopped to look at something, causing me to catch up with him. Yeah right, that would be a miracle. *snorts at imagination*
But when the exit came into view I could see Daisy standing there, talking to a couple of the organizers. :O AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA. Maybe I lengthened my step. :B Snuck up next to the group, who soon ended their conversation and Daisy turned to leave.
Rat: "Excuse me! David! Excuse me!"
Daisy: *turns & stops*!
Rat: "Igotyourautographyesterdaysothankyou…"
(*facepalm*, for this may have made it sound like I was about to ask for a last-second siggy for a buddy or my ass or face or something…)
Rat: "… but I just wanted to say hi again while I can… And I’m sorry you’ve been feeling… bad… <:) "
('Bad'?! I'm pretty sure a more correct term here would have been 'unwell'?! ME FAILZ ENGLISH FOREVUR.)
Daisy: "Oh, I just need a good night’s sleep and then I’m going home." *starts walking again*
Rat: "You’re going home tomorrow?"
(UMMMMM, YES, RAT… That was sort of implied by the 1 sleep he intended to get before said home-going. AND my question made it sound like I meant to stalk him at the airport too. But I wouldn't have stalked him at the airport even if I could have remained in town that long, which I couldn't. :B )
Daisy: "Yeah, back to Australia! :) "
(WHAT DOES AUSTRALIA HAVE THAT GOTHENB– Oh. Oh, nevermind. *cri cri*)
Rat: "Heh, have a good… trip… :) "
(Massive trail-off, as it struck me that no amount of well-wishing is likely to render such a long flight… agreeable or anything. :p I hope he slept a lot on it. :) )
Daisy: "Bye! :) "
Rat: "Bye! Thank you! :D "
Rat: :)
Rat: ^_^
Rat: *facepalm*
Rat: "OK, THAT COULD HAVE GONE WORSE I GUESS. <:D … Still… 'Now I’m gonna go home and have a heart attack.' FROM EMBARRASSMENT."
Rat: "GAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH."
Rat: "Of course, if I hadn’t gone for the door convo I would have regretted THAT, and wondered forever if it would have been embarrassment-free."

#firstworldpains

A few more points:

- Five days later I caught up on my journal-writing. A normal day takes up one or two pages; this weekend used 29. :D

- I hope I looked into his eyes at least once. I want to look into special people's eyes. 8) But that's hard to remember when one is in front of them and blacking the fuck out.

- There were of course cosplayers at the con, including soldiers from "300". One of them was walking around when a dude yelled after him:
"This is madness! :D "
Soldier: *turns to dude*
Soldier: "…"
Soldier: "THIS… IS… SPARTAAAAAAAAAAAAA!"
Then he walked up to Daisy and got his shield signed. :)
Another cosplayer stomped around in a fucking huge mechanical 3 meter robot costume, accompanied by bikini-Leia. They stopped near Daisy's table.
Leia: "Hi! Do you like my friend?"
Daisy: "I do, I do!" *snaps a photo of them*
:)

- I have now seen "Better than sex", "Getting' square", "Oranges and sunshine", and this music video as well. :)

- My mum: "ARGH, you're obsessed with these fooooooools! This con business is ridiculous! And you poor thing, you travelled down here for Zombie Jesus Break just last week, I don't know how you do it."
Rat: "11 years I've waited… Hey, wanna see a couple of Daisy's scenes?"
My mum: "Well, all right, SIGH, UNNGH."
My mum: "So, this is the guy you were with today?"
My mum: "… lolz, 'were with', that makes it sound like you slept with him, haha."
Rat: a) *blush* b) … c) "No, we just looked at my stamp collection." d) *facepalm* e) "Brb, gonna reply to this email asking me to rate the hotel's chandelier."
My mum: "Where is he from?"
My mum: "How tall is he?"
My mum: "Is he married?"
My mum: "How old is he?"
My mum: "You should have worn the nice new hoodie, maybe then he would have been interested, WINK WINK."
Rat: "Er."

PS. Why yes, I did get me a ticket for Ian McKellen’s play! October 22! <:D

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