Scott McNeil is FRIGGIN AWESOME!I attended Otakucon in MiamiBeach this weekend it was pretty cool except for one thing.....
Saturday night, while I merely hanging about after a late-night panel with Scott McNeil and talking with the Con-director and his assistant, one of the girls getting her autograph spazzed and passed out. The director managed to catch her before she completely hit the ground, but she was unconscious for a few minutes before she became responsive once again. She was on the floor, unable to move and in shock, her body shivering. Scott jumped down from the podeum and immediately got by her side, stroking her hair, holding on to her hand and speaking to her in a reassuring and calm voice.
I was placed in charge of clearing the room while the director summoned the Hotel's security (I found out later, the hotel, for some odd reason does not allow the convention to have an on-staff nurse, in favor of their own supplied "medics") All the while, we were able to get some loose articles of clothing (jackets