An Afternoon with Joss Whedon

September 17, 2010 in Best Of, Entertainment, Shows by pacejmiller

Joss Whedon at the 2009 Comic Con in San Diego.

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I felt like a bit of a fraud attending Joss Whedon‘s one-and-only “show” at the Sydney Opera House a few Sundays ago.  After all, while I was in awe of the man’s undeniable talent and achievements (Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Dr Horrible, and in 2012, The Avengers), I don’t consider myself a hardcore fan.  To be honest, I had only seen bits and pieces of his stuff, unlike some of the fanatics in attendance who appeared to know everything Whedon has ever done since he was five years old and can recite entire episodes off the top of their heads.

That doesn’t mean I wasn’t excited.  To the contrary, I was very eager to find out how a seemingly normal dude became a cult phenomenon.

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