What started as a simple comic book convention where fans gather and celebrate their medium has now exploded into the international phenomenon we call San Diego Comic-Con. Over the past couple of years it has become the go-to event for movie studios, TV networks, book publishers and video game makers to launch new products related to sci-fi, horror, anime, animation, and gaming. Which is great for those who enjoy getting first-hand knowledge about their favorite anime characters, but means another round of Xanax for those who are terrified of waiting in line. Before this year's convention, we decided to come up with a list of booths we're pretty sure you wouldn't have to camp out for the night before. Call it a hunch.
In past years, The View's booth was a great place to swing by to check out the greatest cat fight since Catwoman met... well... the other 50 Catwomen at Comic-Con. This year, however, View co-hosts have been jumping ship like passengers fleeing a Carnival Cruise Line with a dysentery outbreak. Whoop...
15:28 Animal activists finally have something to applaud at Ringling Bros. circus: its closure19
18:48 Animal rights activists claim major win in Ringling Bros. closing21
14:04 Nowhere left to run away to: The final days of the circus20
05:02 Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to close after 146 years14