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The Geekie Awards 2014 [Pictures]

By Lenny Barksdale | 19th August 2014

The geekiest of geek outs happened on Sunday night when The Geekie Awards took place. Returning for the second time and with a fresh batch of new sponsors, the ceremony was streamed on Twitch and,...

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Seth Macfarlane Offers To Double Kickstarter 'Reading Rainbow' Donations

By Elinor Cosgrave | 27th June 2014

Seth MacFarlane has promised to match up to $1 million dollars in Kickstarter pledges in order to fund an online version of Reading Rainbow. The project already has $4 million but, if backers contribute even...

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Alliteration Alert: 'Reading Rainbow' Reboot Raises Record Resources

By Victoria Pavlova | 30th May 2014

The Reading Rainbow Kickstarter, launched by LeVar Burton and his team on Wednesday managed to reach and pass its $1 million goal in less than a day. To thank the supporters of the Reading Rainbow...

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