September 8, 2012 Variety

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Lauren Patrick is a native Southerner and the editor of Pretty She’s a member of the Atlanta Blogger Network and Atlanta Food Blogger Society. #LovetheSouth #GoDawgs Follow Lauren on Twitter

Darth Vader and a Storm Trooper march through Atlanta.

The Tutu Man is about to take flight, but Lord knows to where! We do love his pink parasol and frilly skirt. Perfect for a Southern girl wanting to play dress-up or for a grown adult marching in the DragonCon parade. This is just one of many crazy costumes witnessed by Karen Hatchett at this year’s DragonCon. It’s a sci-fi fan craze with thousands of geeks, nerds, ladies and gentlemen all participate in this jam-packed weekend Celebrating 26 years of crazy costumes and creative media.

At least it’s only once a year and thankfully we have protection other than the APD. “There’s something strange, in the neighborhood. Who ya gonna call?” Apparently the Ghost Busters now operate in Atlanta using a Dodge

KarenPretty Southern contributing arts, food and lifestyle reporter, Karen Hatchett is a life-long Southerner and resident of Smyrna, Ga. She’s a PR professional, arts & music lover, jewelry designer and casual gardener. Y’all can also follow her stories on Twitter


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