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ComicCon 2013 encourages participants to geek out in Tampa listen

08/26/13 Samuel Johnson
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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“People watching on steroids” could have been the motto of the 13th annual Tampa Bay ComicCon held at the Tampa Convention Center last weekend. The three day event pre-sold more than 20,000 tickets. A report from Florida’s largest Comic convention.

It was like an amusement park and street fair combined. People costumed as superhero’s and villains mingled with “civilians”. George Trinnings drove his family up from Fort Lauderdale for their first [ComicCon](http://tampabaycomic...

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