Abrams always draws a crowd at San Diego Comic-Con, but "there are other conventions I get a real kick out of. Things like Monsterpalooza, a smaller yearly event that is a total blast. I love that kind of stuff. So if that makes me a geek, I wear the badge with pride."

http://marquee.blogs.cnn.com/2011/11/22/jj-abrams-reflects-on-super-8-readies-more-trek/

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