On Twitter? We’ve come across a number of people who’ve caught our eyes when it comes to Vermont geek-folk. Here’s a couple whom we’ve seen lately:
http://twitter.com/FrankMillerInk – Frank Miller: Raised in Montpelier. Miller is best known for his Batman, Sin City and other numerous comics, some of which have been made into movies.
http://twitter.com/cartoonstudies – The Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) in White River Junction offers a two-year course of study that centers on the creation and dissemination of comics, graphic novels and other cartoons. They’re currently accepting applications for the Fall 2011 term. Here’s their website: http://www.cartoonstudies.org
http://twitter.com/alchemistbeer – The Alchemist in Waterbury. One of the best places to get a drink in the central Vermont area, their logo features a mad scientist and occasionally, a geeky brew such as ‘The Flux Capacitor’ or the ‘Petite Mutant’.
http://twitter.com/hellosmalldog – Smalldog Electronics is the place to go in Vermont for all things Apple, in Waitsfield and in South Burlington. Their website: http://http://www.smalldog.com/
http://twitter.com/MikeLuoma – Mike Luoma. Radio personality, podcaster and author in the central VT area. Check out his website: http://glowinthedarkradio.com/
http://twitter.com/GMParanormal – Green Mountain Paranormal Society. They seek to explain the unexplained through strict research methods and an objective approach. Website: http://www.greenmountainparanormal.org/
http://twitter.com/BookShopArtist – Rick Powell, of the Book Garden in Montpelier. He’s also an artist, and has a fantastic selection of books in this great downtown shop.
http://twitter.com/anaismitchell – Anais Mitchell, singer/songwriter out of central Vermont, responsible for the 2010 album Hadestown, a masterpiece of indie-folk opera and greek myth. Here’s her website: http://www.anaismitchell.com/
Who else should be followed?
(Oh, and we’re here on http://www.twitter.com/GeekMtnState)