Opening ceremonies were rousing, as usual. Coman is a great emCee.
Sat in on panel about using social media to keep a strong web presence. The pros and cons, and how we (collective we) each have a different way to handle the faceless trolls whose only claims to ‘fame’ are being able to type FIRST on a blog post or seem to enjoy just being nasty. Jim Butcher said it wonderfully: The first person who gets mad loses. That’s pretty much what I live by.