Flea

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Flea, as drawn by pangaean-2.

Flea also known as Flea The Magician (born June 30, 1985) is a pop culture blogger from Boston Massachusetts, USA.[1]

Biography[edit]

Career[edit]

Flea is best known in the pop culture world for running the popular American Idol blog Idol360 from 2008 to 2012. Idol360 has been featured on Yahoo Music, Billboard, TMZ, American Idol Magazine, USA Today, and Fox 25 Boston, among numerous other publications. The blog now only exists in the form of a twitter account dedicated to live tweeting reality singing competition shows, award shows, and other pop culture events. [2]

Flea has also worked as a writer for Gaia Online and The Gaia Online sister site Kalamari Kastle. [3]

Viral videos[edit]

In 2012, Flea had a minor viral hit with a lip dub music video for the song Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepson racking up 70,000 views on youtube. The video was filmed at Otakuthon 2012 in Montreal, Quebec.[4]

The follow up video, "Let It Go" from the movie frozen was filmed in 2014 at Ohayocon and currently has over 500,000 views.[5]

Fandom involvement[edit]

Fursona[edit]

Their fursona is a leopard with long red hair and blue eyes.

Fursuit[edit]

Their fursuit was debuted at Maltese Fur Con 2014 in Boston, MA and was produced by OMG Pineapples.

Fur convention attendance[edit]

Other conventions attended[edit]

  • Anime Boston - 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Anime USA - 2011
  • Another Anime Convention - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Connecticon - 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013
  • Katsucon - 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
  • New England Fan Experience - 2009
  • Otakon - 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Otakuthon - 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Penny Arcade Expo East - 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Portcon Maine - 2005

References[edit]

  1. Flea's profile on Fur Affinity. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  2. Idol360 twitter account. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  3. Kalamari Kastle staff page. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  4. Call Me Maybe - Cosplay Lip Dub - Otakuthon 2012 Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  5. Let It Go - Cosplay Lip Dub - Ohayocon Retrieved October 29, 2014.

External links[edit]

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