Blerdcon invades DC this weekend

Blerd-Con is a Sy-Fy, comic and gaming convention that was in the area this past weekend. The term "Blerd" is affectionately known for 'Black nerds' -- a community that has often been under represented. The convention wrapped up today at the Hyatt Regency in Crystal City. Our Photojournalist Eric Jansen caught up with one college couple looking to blaze a trail by breaking stereotypes and opening doors.
Published: 11:26 PM EDT July 14, 2019
Updated: 11:25 PM EDT July 14, 2019