Tales from the Hammock

Like all great ideas it started out very simple.  Why not bring people together by creating a space they can hang out in? “I thought how freakin’ cool would it be to build a humungous ass hammock that everyone could hang out in,” said Hansy Banks Barranza at her nerdnite talk, “Tales from the Hammock.”…

Nerd Nite: A Night out for Nerds

With the tag line on their Twitter feed, ” Evidence Based Entertainment,” (The tagline changed in 2015, it was originally like the Discovery channel with beer) it’s hard to see how Nerd Nite could go wrong.  At 7:35 on Monday, January 30th the first Nerd Nite of 2012 was getting prepped and the Middlesex Lounge was…