James D Smithey, Author at I Live In Dallas

James D SmitheyJames Smithey is a teacher at a local DFW high school, father, and proud Texas native. In addition to these titles he could also be considered a "countrified geek". He enjoys anything outdoors in addition to gaming, movies, reading, and traveling. James also recently began a blog to document his travel adventures and celebrity interviews. You can read more at: globalgeek.wordpress.com

Enter The Game At Texas Pinball Festival This Weekend

Enter The Game At Texas Pinball Festival This Weekend

Are you a pinball wizard? Tired of living in the modern world of digital gaming consoles? Frisco is hosting the Texas Pinball Festival this weekend and it is sure to bring nostalgia and fun with it. 

Fan Expo Dallas Adds Heroes And Horror To Their 2019 Lineup

Fan Expo Dallas Adds Heroes And Horror To Their 2019 Lineup

FAN EXPO Dallas – the largest comic, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming event in Texas – continues their tradition of bringing some of Hollywood’s biggest names to the Lone Star, with the first-time convention appearance of Mia Farrow, best known for her chilling performance in 1968’s Rosemary’s Baby. Farrow has also dazzled audiences in her […]

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! The Scarborough Renaissance Festival Job Faire Nears

What better place for a part time job than in the Renaissance! The job faire for Scarborough Renaissance Festival 2019 takes place on Saturday February 23, 2019 at the Festival’s main offices located at 2511 FM 66 Waxahachie, TX 75167. The Job Faire and interviews will take place between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 […]

Texas Frightmare Weekend 2019 Is Quickly Creeping Upon Us

Texas Frightmare Weekend 2019 Is Quickly Creeping Upon Us

Dallas’s largest horror convention is rapidly approaching and there is plenty to look forward to. Texas Frightmare Weekend will be held at the Hyatt Regency DFW Airport on May 3-5. The event hosts celebrity appearances, autograph signings, screenings, and vendors from across the country. Yet again, their guest list has proven that this is one […]

Fan Expo Dallas Is Coming BACK With Major Guest Announcements

Fan Expo Dallas Is Coming BACK With Major Guest Announcements

The long awaited comic convention drought has almost come to an end and Fan Expo Dallas has ensured that the wait will be worth it. Fan Expo Dallas will take place May 3-5 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas and the anticipation is building daily. This year is shaping up to be […]

Dallas Comic Show 2018 Review – Small Venue, Giant Fan Experience

Dallas Comic Show 2018 Review - Small Venue, Giant Fan Experience

Last weekend DFW con enthusiasts eagerly headed to Richardson in their final attempt to attend a local, comic convention in 2018.

INTERVIEW: Meet The Biehns

INTERVIEW: Meet The Biehns

Do the titles Aliens or The Terminator ring a bell? These films are among a handful that have withstood the test of time and transcended generation lines. Most people would consider their career successful if they had been involved in one of these blockbuster hits, much less having major roles in all of them.

INTERVIEW: Behind The Voices Of Dragon Ball Super

INTERVIEW: Behind The Voices Of Dragon Ball Super

The Dragon Ball saga began over 30 years ago and is still going as strong as any Super Saiyan Fusion form. If you are not familiar with the show, it is an anime that has overwhelmingly infiltrated the American entertainment industry.

A Look Through Our Eyes – 2018 Gaylord Texan’s Lone Star Christmas

A Look Through Our Eyes - 2018 Gaylord Texan's Lone Star Christmas

Those that get annoyed by the fact that Christmas songs are infiltrating their radios in November obviously haven’t stepped foot into the Gaylord Texan’s Lone Star Christmas.

November Brings Turkey And Comic Talent To Dallas

November Brings Turkey And Comic Talent To Dallas

We are only weeks away from one of the year’s final comic conventions in DFW. Dallas Comic Show is being held at the Richardson Convention Center on November 17-18.