Rob Salkowitz is a columnist for various outlets from ICv2 to Forbes, and an author of multiple books, including “Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture.” He’s also a consultant, educator and speaker on various subjects related to nerdom. Rob teamed up with Eventbrite in 2014 to analyze survey data from over 2500 convention goers […]
Yesterday, we were all saddened to learn of the passing of Carrie Fisher. At age 60, Fisher drowned in moonlight, strangled by her own bra. No, of course she didn’t. But she said that, no matter how it happened, that was how she wanted her obituary to read. That was her style of off-beat humor.